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Raleigh

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Internship

Event Planner Intern – Summer 2022

Who We Are:

Bandwidth lives for innovation! Our technology powers brands like Google, Microsoft, GoDaddy, Arlo, Netgear, Zoom, Rover and more of the most exciting leaders in technology. Our intelligent voice, messaging, 9-1-1 access, and phone number services— all backed by Bandwidth’s own nationwide, all-IP voice network—allow us to power the way people communicate, connect, and do business.

At Bandwidth, your music matters when you are part of the BAND.  We celebrate differences and encourage BANDmates to be their authentic selves.  #jointheband

What We Are Looking For:

Are you excited about the position and its responsibilities, but not sure if you’re 100% qualified? Do you feel you can work to help us crush the mission? If you answered ‘yes’ to both of these questions, we encourage you to apply! You won’t want to miss the opportunity to be a part of the BAND.

We are looking for a Event Planner Intern who will be responsible for assisting the Corporate Event Manager in completing the coordination, execution, and success of all internal Bandwidth events, to include departmental meetings up to company-wide events during Summer 2022. This position allows the leaders and managers at Bandwidth to focus on their revenue based missions and event content while the Corporate Event Planner Intern helps to handle the logistics and budget of said events. This position entails industry
networking/research, venue visits, any catering, and on-site execution of events from start to finish

What You’ll Do:

Event Management:

  • Assist with coordination of internal Bandwidth events, to include both in and out of office, company wide and
    departmental
    • Coordinate with IT/AV department to be sure all technology and AV needs are met
    • Coordinate with Office Services/Facilities Team to be sure room and furniture setup and teardown needs are
      met
  • Assist with project managing corporate events from start to finish, including:
    • Assist in the selection of event vendors and staff
    • Supervise the set-up, running, and break down of the event, identifying and resolving problems.
    • Track event expenses and review accuracy of invoices
  • Plan catering as needed for meetings and events

Vendor Management:

  • Establish relationships with vendors, to include attending networking functions
  • Maintain vendor database 
  • Assist with negotiation and review of vendor, venue, and hotel contracts

Office Services Team Assistance:

  • Assists in staffing the front desk and Office Services Team as needed

What You Need:

  • Working towards a Bachelors degree in Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management, Hospitality Management, Business, Communications, Public Relations, Marketing or a equivalent course of study
  • Event planning experience preferred 
  • Ability to adapt to changing circumstances on short notice 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills 
  • Experience with G-Suite (docs, sheets, presentations)

The Whole Person Promise: 

We make a “Whole Person” promise to our team.  You can have both meaningful work PLUS a full life at Bandwidth.  We focus on accomplishing our mission as “whole people.” That means we take care of our people—in body, mind, and spirit. 

  • Fitness: 90-minute fitness lunch with a paid gym membership for workouts. On-site cardio gym, locker room/showers, classes, and sponsored sports and leagues.  Nutritionist and personal trainer on-site.
  • Volunteer: We have a program dedicated to providing volunteer opportunities to employees, BandwidthCares.

 

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