Job Opportunity: Events Coordinator Internship

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Do you have an interest in Ghana/Africa?
Do you have experience or have a passion for Event Planning?
Are you based in London?

If you answered Yes to all three of those questions you may be very interested in this excellent Internship opportunity by Star 100.

About Star 100

Star 100 is a Ghana-focused diaspora network, based in London. It was founded in the UK in June 2004 with the aim of connecting 100 like-minded professionals – hence the name. Today they have nearly 800 registered members.

Monthly networking events (aka meet-ups) are an integral part of the group’s activities and they take place in London every last Friday of the month. There have been over 90 to date and they range from informal drinks to cultural workshops and motivational talks to business discussion panels.

The Role

Star 100 are seeking a suitable candidate to fill the role of an Events Coordinator as part of a 12 month Internship program/work placement.

The intern will work with the existing Star 100 UK executive team on all aspects of planning and implementing the monthly meet-ups plus some basic administrative tasks.

The role will be varied, interesting and provide practical experience of creating and delivering professional events to audiences of up to 150 people. In addition, for the right candidate it is an opportunity to engage with a number of experienced professionals within the network who can assist with and support their development.

The Candidate

Suitable candidates will have:

● A-Levels/a degree;
● A strong interest in or some experience of event planning;
● An interest in Ghana/Africa;
● Good organisational and planning skills;
● Excellent time management skills;
● Good attention to detail and accuracy;
● Good communication skills;
● Good practical experience of using social media and Web-based platforms;
● The ability to work on own theirs initiative and to meet deadlines;
● A can-do attitude.

For further information or to apply please send your CV and covering letter to ben.fletcher@star100.org.
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