German American Events, LLC.: Event Organizers of the Christkindlmarket Chicago

  • The intern will gain experience by helping to organize one of the world’s largest holiday markets outside of Germany. Interns will primarily assist with activities related to event planning and coordination, for example organizing entertainment for the market (choral groups, dance troupes, etc.) and performing important administrative tasks.  Interns will also assist with some event marketing activities such as media outreach.
  • The intern will focus on pre-event planning as well as sponsorship acquisition. In November and December, the intern will help on site at the Market and at the on-site office handling customer relations, sales and vendor support. 

Specific Requirements

  • The intern must be at least 21 years old. Knowledge of the German language is not a requirement but would be helpful.

Next available start dates for Christkindlmarket internships

  • Spring/Summer 2018

To apply

Please click the link below and complete the online application, including sending your CV/resume and cover letter in either English or German.

We encourage applicants from Germany to write a cover letter in English and those from the U.S. to write a cover letter in German.

Spring/Summer 2018