INTERNSHIP JOB DESCRIPTION
Job Title: RVE 90-days UNPAID Internship
Reports to: Cindy Y. Lo & Monica Rios
Company Overview: Red Velvet Events, Inc. was founded in October 2002 by Cindy Lo. Until
Fall of 2005, Red Velvet Events had only one full-time employee and several subcontractors, all
supervised by Cindy. Since Fall of 2005, Red Velvet Events has brought on 4 full-time planners, 1
part-time wedding planner, 1 part-time planner and now offering 1 unpaid internship per
Summer, Fall & Spring session.
Job Overview: Being an intern at Red Velvet Events is more than just making copies and
shadowing planners. You are essentially a planner in training. You will be given the opportunity
to experience different aspects of the job from logistics to marketing to, accounting and more.
Please read on for the key job responsibilities and job requirements.
Position is based in Austin, Texas.
10-12 hrs/week including office time & daily email checking & response
o You will be required to check your RVE e-mail account & respond to all emails
daily as we are committed to responding to all client requests within 1 business
Responsible for 1-2 individual projects which you will own & are expected to complete
before the 90-days period is up.
Participate in two 360-degree feedback reviews with your direct supervisor
Opportunity to shadow at least 1 on-site client meeting
You will be given first right of refusal to work on-site events as a paid sub-contractor per
Own a laptop which you are expected to bring to the office
Have internet access at your residence
Technical Skills: definitely must know MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, and MS
Enrolled in an accredited higher education institute & be in good academic standing with
an overall GPA of 2.5+
Assist with event planning and management while maintaining client confidentiality
Have strong customer service & organizational skills
Show initiative & ability to work independently
Be comfortable with e-mail, phone and in-person communication
Ability to work with little supervision and in a fast-pace environment
Application & Resume Submission Instructions: To apply, please send cover letter and resume
to Monica@redvelvetevents.com with the subject line “<Summer, Fall or Spring> Internship.” No
phone calls please.