- Contract type
- 1018 days ago
VRL, a leading international publisher of financial and professional services information, is looking for a Czech-speaking events intern to work on our 2012 conferences and exhibitions across Europe.
This is an exciting opportunity for a student to develop valuable experience in a real business environment and is ideal for someone who wants to pursue a career in events and/or sales and marketing. Youll learn skills relating to delegate acquisition, market research, sales, reporting, analysis and marketing. Tasks will include contacting clients by phone, talking to them about our events and following up with them. Youll get experience of using industry-standard software, including CRM software used to find and log information about our customers. Youll also have the opportunity to work with the other functions within the company including the marketing and events teams.
VRL is based in Farringdon and our portfolio of publications, industry reports and events are bought or attended by 12,000 blue chip companies around the world.
Advanced level of English and Czech (Polish would also be advantageous)
Good communication skills
Understanding or experience of sales techniques
Excellent use of MS Office (Word, Access, Excel)
Good eye for detail
This is a full time position for a period of 3months Monday to Friday, 09:00-17:30 with 1 hour lunch break.
This is an unpaid internship but we cover travel expenses up to £95 per week.