We are currently seeking a Public Relations/Event Planning Intern.
The Volunteer Princess is a luxury yacht located in downtown Knoxville. We pride ourselves on offering a new and unique venue to the city of Knoxville. Volunteer Princess Cruises is looking for interns for the Fall 2019 semester and beyond. This internship requires the ability to remain organized, work closely with the owners and office management, and effectively communicate with the public. The Volunteer Princess is looking for the perfect candidate who has the passion and drive to join our team in the form of a part-time internship to assist us in a variety of areas:
Contain strong writing skills
Abundance of Social Skills (communicate comfortably in any given situation)
Have a working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
Be creative and offer new ideas
Have the ability to multitask and stay organized and on task
Be familiar with social media
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Becoming knowledgeable of VPC
Corresponding with clients via phone, email and social media
Attending meetings with clients
Writing posts for the company blog
Answering questions regarding public and private cruises
Brainstorming new ideas for events and promotions
You must be available to work 2-3 days a week for a total of 10 hours a week. This internship is unpaid; however, interns have the opportunity to become crew members, which is a paid position of an hourly rate plus gratuities.