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Internships

Our internship program lasts for one week and is designed to allow the intern to receive maximum exposure to the event decorating industry in a short concentration of time. Please make note that the “week” will be Tuesday through Saturday. The Intern will be able to work assisting an event producer, a floral manager, an event planner and the President of the company. He/she will learn the work of a design and décor organization that occurs during “a typical week” and will include design conceptualization through execution. The program is designed to be a unique and focused “window” into the profession.

Activities
-Attend and actively participate in team meetings
-Create event materials such as gift bags, gift cards, and signage
-Shadow floral manager as she preps, cleans and arranges flower
-Interface and communicate effectively with the all key players for events

Requirements
-Desire to have a true hands-on experience with events. Venue and/or workshop – will depend on established commitments at the time of the internship
-Ability to interact professionally with new people
-Proficiency in Power Point, Excel, Word
-Excellent organization and communication skills

To be considered for this one week program, please email Charlotte Hamilton at charlotte@damselflydesigns.net with the following attachments: a resume and an essay (500 words or less) and let us know why you are interested in this internship. Please make sure to include what you hope to take from this experience and what has influenced your desire to be in the design profession.

Please note: It is the intern’s responsibility to provide round-trip transportation to and from our Tuckahoe workshop and to and from event venues which are located all throughout the NY, CT, NJ area.