Special Events Internship

******WE'VE FILLED OUR POSITIONS FOR THE SPRING 2017.  IF YOU'RE INTERESTED IN SUMMER 2017, WE ENCOURAGE YOU TO FILL OUT THE APPLICATION BELOW.  THANK YOU!

Courtenay Lambert Florals & Event Design (CLF) is seeking Special Events Interns for the 2017 Wedding Season. CLF specializes in floral and event design for simply gorgeous and cutting edge weddings and events.  Our office is located in Columbia Tusculum in Cincinnati, Ohio near historic Lunken Airport.

 So what do you learn as a Special Events Intern? You will learn about and be involved in the following: client interaction, sales pipeline management, contact management software, brand development, social media maximization, event logistics, event mechanics (floral, furniture, drape, etc.), event prep, and how the individual details of an event bring it to life.

Internships at CLF are rich with possibilities. Collectively our interns have helped build CLF into what it is today. Our interns have attended The Knot industry events, venue launches, vendor meetings, event design consultations, NACE events, and have even been special events volunteers at the White House.  They are like family, and we are eternally thankful for their help, and remain close even after their internship is complete. Potential opportunities for long term employment for the right person if the stars align.  Many of our interns are well prepared and sought after by companies as a result ofthe exposure to the many hats you wear working for asmall business. 

What We Expect from Special Events Interns:

  • The drive to go above and beyond on tasks

  • A self-motivated individual

  • Interest in Event Design, Styling, Public Relations, Social Media, and other creative fields

  • Strong Communication and Interpersonal Skills

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of products

  • Willingness to get hands dirty, clean buckets, help with deliveries, etc. 

  • Willingness to get dressed up, and make a good impression at industry functions

  • Must love dogs, or at least tolerate them....because CLF Mascot/Shop dog George will love you.

What Special Events Interns can Expect from CLF:

  • 10-20 hours a week during the 2017 Wedding Season (May-October).  Possibly more on large event weeks.

  • Flexible hours

  • Opportunity to work the day of events as a contract worker for pay

  • FOOD! We like to feed our people!  And coffee of course.

  • Networking opportunities with fellow vendors and venues.  Exposure to and contact with potential employers.

  • Opportunity to meet with clients, and be on the cutting edge of the wedding industry in Cincinnati and beyond.

  • Opportunity to learn from Courtenay in light floral design and consultation work

  • Connection with CLF for life!  Courtenay actually hates it when interns leave, so if it takes you longer to get out of school, even better.

If you are interested in being a CLF Special Events Intern for the 2017 Wedding Season, please fill out the application below and the two response questions and we are looking forward to getting to know you!

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Where do you go to school?
What is your major?
What is your year in school?
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Start Date/Availability
Please let us know when you're available, as well as the length of time for which you're available.
What makes you excited about weddings? What are you most interested in learning? We'd love to hear from you why you are passionate about working in events!
We would love to see what your design style! We ask that all intern applicants complete three different Pinterest projects with three, very different event themes. Once you complete your Pinterest pages, please post them below according to their themes. Please make sure your profile is public so we are able to access it. We cannot wait to see your ideas! Please enter your Pinterest URL below.
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