Are you our new intern?

By Camilla Swartz

With +7000 participants, +120 events and many, many partners involved IWDK is one of the leading digital festivals in Denmark and Scandinavia. The festival is from May 7-12, 2019 and the planning has already started!

As an IWDK intern you’ll get the opportunity to come into the engine of it all, when we plan IWDK19. You’ll get a unique chance to try out your knowledge and skills attained from your education in the real world. You’ll work together with a highly professional team and together we’ll create the best IWDK festival yet. 

IWDK is looking for two interns – a communication intern and a event intern

For both interns we offer:

  • A creative culture, where we have an incredible time together
  • Skilled and engaged colleagues, who will work alongside you and make an effort to teach you what they know
  • Plenty of insight and experience with event planning and communication for big events
  • Probably the town’s best chef, who cooks lunch for us

The communication intern will…

  • Develop communication materials, primarily for online but also offline media
  • Contribute to making the entire communication before, during and after the festival run smoothly
  • Have freedom to explore new communication concepts while maintaining our core communication (social media and newsletter)

We expect that you…

  • Have hands-on experience with social media
  • Are comfortable using InDesign
  • Have a strong visual and graphical understanding
  • Have great writing skills
  • Move quickly from idea to execution, when we develop new campaigns communication efforts together
  • Are somewhat analytical, so you catch when something is not performing well enough and change it
  • Have some experience with WordPress or are ready to learn it fast
  • Are in the last half of your education and that you’ll use this internship as part of your education.

The event intern will…

  • Contribute to planning and coordinating events
  • Execute practical tasks in relation to events
  • Contribute to developing event formats and give feedback and help to event organizers
  • Contribute to creating exciting experiences for both participants and by-passers

We expect that you…

  • Have hands-on experience with event execution
  • Are ready to engage in dialogue about event execution with external partners
  • Have a strong ability to structure and create overview of the many details related to event execution
  • Move quickly from idea to execution
  • Are in the last half of your education and that you’ll use this internship as part of your education.

About IWDK

From May 7-12 the sixth Internet Week Denmark will be held. The festival is build on a crowdsourced principal and many partners contribute to the festival. The festival is targeted professionals, who work with technologi, but there is also numerous events for citizens – children, adults, elderly.

The IWDK secretariat is based at Seismonaut – a strategic digital consultancy. The secretariat is made up of a small team of people from Seismonaut and Aarhus Municipality. We have a cosy and informal tone and a big focus at delivering great service for the festivals’ many contributing partners.

Apply

Does this sound like something you’d be interested in? Send you application to louise@internetweekdenmark.com no later than Wednesday October 21. We will be interviewing people on October 26.

We hope to hear from you!