SPRING 2018 INTERNSHIP

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Projects at Harbinger aren’t just time consuming, they involve a level of detail that makes our organizational and logistical efforts superior to the competitors in our industry. Even the smallest of projects can be comprised of hundreds of tasks. With all there is to accomplish in any given project - from filing paperwork to coordinating schedules - making sure the project is completed as quickly and efficiently as possible is no easy job.

Team Harbinger is looking for interns who are interested in learning the ins and outs of event operations, communications, logistics, and creative advertising. Interns will assist both our creative event management and productions teams, gaining hands-on experience with event planning from start to finish. If selected, interns will be introduced to advertising strategy, planning, event production, client relations, and operations and in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.The ideal applicant has an interest in event management, logistics, and operations and/or creative production and management.

 

Event Intern Responsibilities

We’re looking for self-starting individuals with the ability to multitask in a fast paced and exciting environment. Some of the responsibilities could include, but are not limited to:

-Assist in various stages of event planning

-Vendor research and pricing

-Database management

-Contact and vendor list organization

-Assisting in client relationship management

-Assisting in general office administration duties

-Social media management

-On site event planning duties

The internship is designed for individuals who are interested in creative marketing strategy through a variety of mediums. Interested applicants must be confident, decisive, fast-paced, intuitive, professional, organized, detail-oriented, and should possess strong communication and problem solving skills.

Only individuals proficient in Google Suite should apply.  Preferred skills include: email marketing (MailChimp), CRM management (Prosperworks), social media management (Google Analytics, Facebook, Instagram), website management (Squarespace), and Project Management (Trello).

Individuals working towards or holding a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, Marketing, Communications, Event Planning, or related fields will be given first consideration.

 

Application

If interested in applying please email hub@teamharbinger.com. The subject line should include 2018 Spring Internship Application - (Last Name, First Name). In your cover letter, tell us about the event you dream about planning and why. Additionally, please attach writing samples (i.e. press releases, social media posts, newsletters, etc.)  and/or examples of any creative work you’ve done - yes, that’s ambiguous (yes, it’s meant to be that way!).

This is a paid position; compensation will be determined following discussion of qualifications.

Harbinger provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Harbinger complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Harbinger expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Harbinger’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

 

About Harbinger

The Harbinger events team is comprised of hundreds of hardworking individuals that are agile, experts in their respective fields, and are trained to execute with laser-sharp precision.

Harbinger was founded by a core team of event managers and logistical experts who were trained in the world of high-stakes political events. We transferred this experience to the private sector and began working with Fortune 500 companies to create brand activations that are amplified by the use of media coverage and social media integration. In 2017, Harbinger earned the distinction of an Inc. 5,000 company.

Past clients include: Google, Uber, GE, YouTube, AT&T, CNN, NBC