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We're looking for an Intern for our Events department!

Do you know anyone or are you searching for an internship as part of your studies in the international meetings industry? Come and join our Events department!

ICCA - the International Congress and Convention Association - represents the world's leading suppliers in handling, transporting and accommodating international meetings and events, and now comprises 1,100 member companies and organisations in almost 100 countries worldwide. Since our establishment over 50 years ago, ICCA has specialised in the international association meetings sector, offering unrivalled data, communication channels, and business development opportunities.

Our busy Events Department is looking for an enthusiastic individual to join the existing team, working full-time from June 2019 till the end of November 2019.

Required skills:

  • Flexible and able to juggle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Self-disciplined
  • Excellent team player 
  • Strong communication skills (you’ll need to deal effectively with ICCA members from different cultures and varying levels of seniority, including directors and CEOs) 
  • Strong attention to detail and well-organised personal working practices

Education:

You need to be in the process of studying at a management/events-related university. Knowledge of and experience in working in the international meetings industry is an advantage.

Tasks:

The main responsibilities are to handle registrations, provide general logistics support and planning for ICCA events under the direction of the department’s senior staff

The applicant must have the necessary residence/work permits to be allowed to work in the Netherlands. Visa sponsorship is not possible.

Compensation:

EUR 400 gross per month towards expenses. Travel costs reimbursed within reason.

Application deadline: 31 January 2019

If you are interested in fulfilling your internship at our head office in Amsterdam, then please send your C.V. and motivation letter before 31/01/2019 to Wilma van der Linden, Sr HR and Administration Executive (Wilma.l@iccaworld.org, tel. +31 20 342 0231).

If you have any questions regarding the vacancy, then please contact Mieke van Loenen, Director Events (mieke.l@iccaworld.org , tel. +31 20 398 1902).