We are looking for a team of sidekicks to help the Ashton Events and Bloom Shakalaka staffs in the fall of 2020. We’re searching for dynamic, motivated individuals eager to get hands-on experience in the creative event and floral industry. Whether your interest is in event management, design, florals or just dabbling in a mix of creative jobs, our semester-long internship program is designed to give you a wealth of knowledge and opportunities! We promise informative, hands-on projects and a detailed learning experience. Possible opportunity to extend internship and/or employment within the company. Please note that you must be available to work out of our downtown Lakeland office.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • cheerful & upbeat
  • organized & detail-oriented
  • passionate about design and/or event industry
  • social media savvy
  • strong writing skills
  • fluent in Adobe Creative Suite
  • fluent in Microsoft Office
  • familiar with WordPress
  • decisive & a problem solver
  • innovative & resourceful
  • has a knack for crafting
  • available to work 8 hours/week in office as well as event days (mainly Saturdays)
  • has access to a Mac laptop

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Helping with general studio & office tasks (including some errands and studio maintenance)
  • Hands-on bimonthly projects with management-level mentorship
  • Bimonthly meetings with management
  • Event weekend experience
  • Answer phone calls in the office
  • Earn (2) college credit hours

 

To apply, create a Pinterest board of 15-20 pins that represent you as a person/your personality with captions on each picture that explain why you chose them (hint: not wedding pictures! We want to get to know YOU😊). Send a link to the board, (creativity & ingenuity is enthusiastically encouraged!) as well as a short resume, to jessica@ashtonevents.com. We will be in touch with applicants to set up interviews in the following weeks to discuss this position in more detail. We can’t wait to hear from you!

 

HOORAY! LET’S DO THIS!

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