Event Planning Internship

Event Planning Intern

Apply today by sending a CV and cover letter to internrecruitment@afmsp.org.
Priority deadline is January 11.

Curious about interning at AFMSP? Read about Kate’s internship experience at AFMSP here.


Internship Period

Jan 14 to July 16 2019
10 hours per week


The event planning intern helps organize events and also contributes to their promotion. The intern works closely with the cultural events coordinator and outreach coordinator, among other Alliance staff. Past interns have helped coordinate events including our Wine Club, Jeune Cadres Dynamiques (Francophone young professionals group), a fall fashion show and open houses, among other events. The intern also assists in soliciting donations, contacting guest speakers or vendors, and writing descriptions of upcoming events for our website. This position requires collaboration and the ability to comfortably communicate in French and English.

  • Event planning intern responsibilities include:
    • Help with reception desk as needed including answering phones and in-person questions from students and visitors
    • Promoting the Alliance Française events through flyer distribution, our website and social media updates on Facebook, Instagram and twitter
    • Co-hosting or hosting at least two AFMSP sponsored events per month
    • Contributing to our event offerings through new event ideas
    • Updating monthly event calendars

Though internships are unpaid, AFMSP will sign off on class credit if your institution offers it. Interns are encouraged to take free classes at AFMSP. Free parking when available.  

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Alliance Française Mpls/St Paul
227 Colfax Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN 55405

Tel: 612 332 0436

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