• Application Deadline: 04/10/2020
  • Company: Detroit Public Television
  • Location: Wixom, Michigan

The Special Events intern will assist with all facets of special event planning. You will work directly with the Manger of Member Events and within the Events Department in planning, supporting and executing a wide-range of events, as well as help assist with some administrative duties as needed. You will become familiar with the processes of the station and event planning, while also learning in a creative and fast-paced environment.

Position will shadow other event department staff, offer input into projects, be invited to meetings, and may be asked to assist the Communications Department on occasion.

Essential Functions:

  • - Work with Manger of Member Events to assist with the planning and coordination of meetings and events.
  • - Maintain up-to-date event documents including event checklist, request forms and action plans.
  • - Procure and organize supplies for events
  • - Research venues for location, general pricing, food/beverage options, etc. to assist in building files for departmental use.
  • - Assist with communications around the event including timelines, calendars and reports.
  • - Assist with onsite event management & execution including set-up/strike.
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