Special Events Intern

Job No: RFDS240
Location: Brisbane Corporate Office


The Royal Flying Doctor Service (Queensland Section) is looking for an Special Events Intern to assist the Marketing & Events Officer in executing the program of 90th Anniversary events in 2018. You will be involved in assisting with the annual Gala Ball, our special 90th Celebrations and implementing our state-wide series of events for the Local Hero awards. From these events, you will gain experience in liaising with suppliers, managing RSVPs, implementing event run sheets, assisting with theming and much more. This is a great opportunity to gain skills for a career in events.

This is a volunteer role and ideally, we are looking for someone to be available to start from March 2018 and can commit for 4 months with at least one day a week. We are flexible and able to work in with study commitments. If you are available to start earlier we are more than happy to have you!

Applicants would be studying an events qualification or have recently graduated. Interest in Events Management is crucial. 

Required Skills: 

  • Experience working or volunteering with events
  • Microsoft Office proficient
  • High competency in Excel & PowerPoint
  • Experience in customer service with a pleasant phone manner
  • Creative thinker & solutions focussed

There are a lot of fun and exciting events coming up for 2018. We'd love someone with a positive attitude and who is calm under pressure. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to start their career in events. 

If you are interested please apply via the online portal. 

The RFDS is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People are encouraged to apply.

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