Summer Internships at EBCG

Eftychia Avgerinou EBCG Company

The European Business Conference Group is dedicated to creating innovative activity-based learning & networking experiences for curious and persistent people in IT security, life sciences and finance!

We are seeking four (4) ambitious students with exceptional academic records to participate in our top-of-the-line paid summer internship program. Have a fun, hands-on learning experience in a real business environment.

The internship program provides college students with the opportunity to learn and practice job-specific as well as communication and teamwork skills in a creative work environment. Interns will gain first-hand experience with the daily operations of a company in the event industry. Interns will receive hands-on experience working with our:

  1. Life Science Event Team
  2. Finance Event Team
  3. Partnership Department
  4. Marketing Department

The available positions are in our Bratislava office (Mlynske nivy 48) and the program will start in June and end in August 2018.

Working Days: Monday to Thursday
Accommodation:  EBCG can offer accommodation support

Life Science and Finance Event Team.

Our 12-week internships for 2 people mirror our entry-level event management role that is responsible for:

  • Supporting overall field/channel teams with event-related activities including, but not limited to: event preparation and logistics, communicating with media partners to promote our events across the industries.
  • Lead Generation: Assist in market research to generate valuable connections to better understand our targeted audience and competition.
  • Data analysis on attendees/registrants segmentation
  • Focus on internal communications: and ensuring consistent communication to the field in places where they expect it.

How will it help you?

This program will teach students –amongst other things- how to communicate an event to potential attendees and discover the key areas it will help them.

Qualifications

  • Able to work all assigned office hours
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English and Slovak
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office (Powerpoint, Excel, Word)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple departments

Sponsorship Department

Our 12-week internships for 1 person mirrors our entry-level sponsorship assistant role that is responsible for:

  • Lead Generation: Researching corporations for development of potential sponsorship solicitation
  • Maintaining sponsor files and paperwork, preparing sponsor proposal presentations

How will it help you?

This program will teach students –amongst other things- how to activate and maintain successful partnerships with corporate sponsors.

Qualifications

  • Able to work all assigned office hours
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English and Slovak
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel, Word)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple departments

Marketing Department

Our 12-week internships for 1 person mirrors our entry-level sponsorship assistant role that is responsible for:

  • Posting and monitoring content on our official social media channels
  • Maintaining our website with minor updates such as new speakers and partners
  • Creating weekly reports tracking the performance of our website, social media, email marketing and AdWords campaigns.
  • Working closely with the Marketing Manager to discover new ways to promote our events

How will it help you?

This program will teach students –amongst other things- top notch marketing strategies, how to communicate the event to our targeted audience in the most efficient and successful way and more.

Qualifications

  • Pursuing an undergraduate degree in Marketing, Communication/PR, Journalism or related field
  • Strong and detailed written and verbal communication skills in English is a must (Slovak optional)
  • Strong analytical and communication skills
  • Graphic design skills preferred (Canva, Photoshop, Video Editing)
  • Knowledge of social media is preferred (LinkedIn, Facebook Pages, Instagram, YouTube, Twitter)

What we offer

  • A mentor in your area of focus
  • Exposure to senior leadership and C-Level executives from companies in the pharmaceutical, financial and cyber industry.
  • Special in-house training courses to build your personal and professional career.
  • Great networking opportunities during our events
  • In-house training courses
  • Unlimited coffee
  • Office Mini Golf
  • Frequent team-building activities including kayaks, hiking, house parties and pub crawls 🙂
  • International environment with team members from Japan, Nigeria, Egypt, Greece, USA, Malta and many more.

Send your application to hello[at]ebcg.com explaining why you would like to work at EBCG and the events industry.