Our Wedding Planning Intern Program is highly competitive and offered only to college students for school credit or post-college adults who are serious about a future career in the wedding and/or events industries. Each Spring and Fall, we select 1-2 interns to join our team. If you feel like working in a fast-paced, learn-as-you-go environment please fill out the application and send your cover letter, resume, and references to Ashley at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "Internship Program". We will be in touch for interviews for our 2024 and 2025 Wedding Planning Intern Program.
*Internships are unpaid, but we do provide accommodations and meals for destination weddings
Must maintain confidentiality, meet deadlines & communicate well with the lead planner
Professional and outgoing demeanor
Great attention to detail
Self-motivated and hard-working
Personable, sociable, and fun to work with
Ability to work well in fast paced, high stress environments
Access to internet and cell phone access
Must have reliable transportation
Must have your own computer or laptop
Excellent written and verbal skills
Ability to work independently and as a team
Goal-oriented and accountable
Thank you for your interest!
A commitment to a 12-week internship program, which includes weekly Zoom meetings and weekly assignments that help immerse you into the events industry (5-10 hours per week on non-event weeks and 15-25 hours on event weeks).
Pre-event, in-person, Zoom, or phone meetings, venue walkthroughs, and in-person vendor meetings are optional but strongly recommended.
Wedding rehearsal attendance is optional but strongly recommended.
You should be able to commit to the entire wedding day, with advance notice, as times and locations vary.
Each intern is given access to a suite of resources and templates.
Each intern receives hands-on experience with pre-event meetings, email communication with vendors and clients, and day-of wedding coordination experience, with a lead planner.
A great resume builder - Charming Carolina Events and Weddings is one of the Triad's most highly sought after wedding and event planning companies.
Most interns become paid day of production assistants for future events.