Sales & Operations Traineeship – Amsterdam

Do you love food, drinks, Taste and music and would you like to experience the world of events? Then you are the one we are looking for!

RARE is an events and concept company with the focus on culinary events. The well-known and largest event of RARE is Taste of Amsterdam, that will take place again next year from 31 May-2 June 2019 at the Amstelpark in Amsterdam.

Main responsibilities:

  • Active sales for Taste of Amsterdam and any other projects – setting up meetings with partners & sponsors
  • Creation of contracts
  • Accountmanagement – maintain a good relationship with partners, suppliers and sponsors
  • Making connections – trying to connect different parties to cooperate to increase the quality of the content
  • Striving for a high level of participants of Taste

We are looking for a trainee from January 2019 – July 2019, with a minimum period of 5 months, 5 days a week and living in/or around Amsterdam.

What are we looking for?

  • You are 100% available and can manage any position
  • You are a real Taste ambassador; love for food, drinks and festivals
  • You obtained a HBO/WO education in events/communication/Hotelschool
  • You are independent, creative, innovative, flexible and have a hands-on mentality. Looking for solutions, not problems
  • You are assertive and not afraid of picking up the phone
  • Your communication skills are well developed
  • Big plus! Experience with InDesign or Photoshop
  • You work hard but can also relax when it is time for wine!

These things will come in handy:

  • You have a drivers licence
  • You speak Dutch & English fluently
  • You live in the Amsterdam area
  • Experience with Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)

Interested?

We have two places available and are looking for enthusiastic, food loving additions to our crazy team based in Amsterdam! Our team loves to visit festivals together, go out for dinner and start the weekend together with a drink. Are you curious? Contact us for more information or send us your CV and motivation letter.