Event Management Internship, German American Chamber of Commerce (Atlanta, GA)

The German American Chamber of Commerce of the Southern U.S., Inc. (GACC South) is a private, non-profit organization which serves as the official representative of German industry and trade in the Southern United States. Our mission is to promote and support bilateral trade between Germany and the US.

Your job responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Event planning, implementation, and post event follow-up (incl. communication with service providers, venue, catering, hotel; event promotion; event registration)
  • Coordinate & organize member-related events
  • Assist in many different aspects of organizing GACC South events
  • Other administrative responsibilities relevant to event coordination

Required Qualifications:

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. (no visa sponsorship available)
  • Completed degrees are NOT required to apply, and we will accept applicants with majors, minors or a strong background in- economics, marketing, event management or related fields
  • Excellent spoken and written English
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Ability to work independently while also integrating with our team
  • Problem solving skills and an eye for details are a must
  • Creative spirit
  • Willingness to work beyond regular office hours occasionally
  • Highly organized, comfortable with managing multiple projects
  • Quick to adapt and learn new tasks and projects
  • Confidence and a “can-do” attitude
  • Dependability

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous event management experience is a plus

Compensation: $10/hour, 20- 40 hours per week, for full-time internships we offer paid time off (vacation, personal day, sick time)

How to apply: Please email your application to events(at)gaccsouth.com. Applications will only be considered with resume and cover letter. Please specify the internship title “Event Management Atlanta 2019” in the subject line.

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