Calling All Student Volunteers - Event coordination opportunity
Volunteer Opportunity – Event Coordination
Event: Vancouver magazine Restaurant Awards
Date/Time: Tuesday, April 18 10:30am – 6pm (required)
Elettra Communications is looking for student volunteers to assist with Vancouver’s premier restaurant industry event. This opportunity will appeal to students who have an interest in public relations, publishing, marketing, or event management.
Now in its 28th year, the Vancouver magazine’s Restaurant Awards event is the biggest of its kind in North America. Nineteen of the city’s top food critics form the judging panel and vote on the best dining experience in more than 40 categories. The event includes a reception and awards show. The annual extravaganza welcomes more than 800 restaurateurs, chefs, sommeliers, suppliers, and food and wine critics.
Elettra Communications is the producer of Vancouver magazine’s Restaurant Awards. Elettra is a public relations firm that specializes in event management, media relations, and marketing communications. www.elettra.ca
Volunteers will assist with a range of activities including:
· Event set up
· Guest check-in
· Awards presenting/backstage coordination
· Coat check
· Event wrap-up
Benefit to you:
· Event coordination experience
· Exposure to the behind-the-scenes workings of a large event
· Opportunity to build contacts in the PR, marketing, and publishing industries
· Lunch will be provided
Dress code: All black. No jeans; no running shoes/sneakers.
How to apply:
If you would like to volunteer for this opportunity, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
In your email please provide a brief introduction of yourself, and include a description of your current course of study, why you are interested in this position, and your contact information.