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Royal Horse Show Internship
Job Type:Full time: Sept 5 - Dec 1st
Company:Royal Agricultural Winter Fair
Location:Exhibition Place, Toronto
Contact Name:Kelly Hughes
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Salary:$500 honorarium
Closing Date:2017-07-31
Description: As a Royal intern, you will be working alongside our small, tightly focused team of professionals who execute hospitality events, land sponsorships, teach about local food and agriculture, host dignitaries, lead our marketing strategy, and pull off a spectacular 10-day event. Our interns get to work alongside industry professionals in hospitality and feature event management, agriculture and food, sales, marketing and communications, business development, education and outreach, entertainment, and elite sport, all while gaining hands-on experience covering the foundations of a world class event. Your free admission to the Fair will allow you to visit the show floor, shake hands with people across multiple industries, and start building your career network. This is an unpaid, full-time internship, compensated with a $500 honorarium, starting on September 5, 2017 and ending on December 1st, 2017. Hours are Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. ‚Äď 5:00 p.m. augmented during the ten days of the fair November 3rd -12th. Must be well turned out and have suits or cocktail wear as some of our events are black-tie. Programs that would be relevant to this position are events management, hospitality management, marketing, sport marketing. This position requires good command of Excel, Mail merge in Word and well-honed Social Media skills. Experience showing horses or equine knowledge is a definite asset.
Posted on:2017-07-12