Black Events & Advertising, Inc. – Sales/Marketing/Advertising Internship

Non-paying internship, with opportunity for full or part-time employment.

Contact:
Black Events & Advertising, Inc.
Attn: Kari Black/Emily Sorenson
3313 S Western Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
605-332-6000
fax: 605-332-6004
Emily@blackincevents.com

Company Info

Black Events and Advertising has two major divisions: Event Planning and Advertising. Interns in the Sales/Marketing/Advertising capacity will have the opportunity to work with both the Advertising Team and the Events Team to further their education in both divisions.
Candidates must be well organized, friendly and outgoing. May work day/night/weekends… hours are flexible. At events duties may include: collecting admissions, setup and teardown of displays, working with vendors, directing activities, various other duties. For the right candidate this could lead into a part or full-time position with our company.

Responsibilities

Work closely with our Event Coordinators to organize, promote and recruit vendors for various trade shows including: Benson’s Flea Market, GonnaGetWed Bridal Showcase, The Sioux Empire Arts & Crafts Show and the Gift-Tacular. Will help conceptualize ideas, develop annual marketing and advertising plan, and assist in the creative process to design various posters/flyers/applications/advertisements/social media promotion/etc.

Intern will assist and shadow Event Coordinators through answer incoming calls and make outgoing calls to verify receipt of applications and answer vendor questions. Research to find new vendors for different trade shows and data entry to add those new leads to our computer system. Strong computer skills are a must. Will gain sales experience, customer service skills and event planning experience.
Interns will also have the opportunity to work with the Creative Director consulting in client meetings, sales calls, and marketing plan development, included by not limited to Social Media Management, Content Creation and plan implementation.