We are looking for a team of sidekicks to help the Ashton Events, Haus 820, and Bloom Shakalaka staffs in the Summer of 2021. We’re searching for dynamic, motivated individuals eager to get hands-on experience in the creative event and floral industry. We are looking to hire 3 interns for office + event help and 1 specifically for social media! Whether your interest is in event management, design, florals, social media or just dabbling in a mix of creative jobs, our summer-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 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

 

RESPONSIBILITIES FOR SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN:

  • Help with engagement on all three social media accounts (Ashton Events, Haus 820, + Bloom Shakalaka)
  • Proof read captions + blog posts
  • Assist with content creation
  • Reach out to fellow vendors
  • Assist with creating Instagram posts, stories, + graphics
  • Earn (2) college credits

 

To apply for the normal AE Sidekicks internship program please send your resume and cover letter to andreia@ashtonevents.com.

To apply for the role of Social Media Intern please send your resume and a brief summary explaining why you would be great in this role to abby@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!

 

LET’S DO THIS!