NLC Event Management Intern Job Description

Receive a behind the scenes look at what’s involved with planning and executing a successful national event by serving as an NLC Event Management Intern in Dallas.

NLC Event Management Interns will provide support and assistance to National Staff by serving as the assistant to the Director of Member Services & Events, a general sessions coordinator, meeting room attendant, and other responsibilities as assigned for the National Leadership Conference. Interns must be available to work/cover a series of events throughout NLC including but not limited to:
  • Opening General Session
  • Competitive Events
  • Exhibitor Showcase
  • Annual Business Meeting(s)
  • Campaign Rallies and Caucuses
  • Special Partner-Sponsored Events
  • Award Program(s)
  • BPA Day of Service / BPA Texas Hoedown

Qualities Event Management Interns should possess include:
  • Critical thinking skills; Interpersonal skills; the ability to Communicate effectively with staff, partners, advisors, and attendees at NLC to ensure needs for each event are met; Time management skills;  the ability to lift up to 20 lbs; the ability to cover multiple events in one day.

Serving as an Events Management Intern will open up networking opportunities at the conference through interaction with alumni, national partners, hotel and convention center staff, as well as BPA students and advisors from other states. Interns will work daily with the Director of Member Services & Events to plan and execute all events in relation to NLC.

Local Advisor approval/sign-off is required

There are two internship opportunities available.
All applications will be reviewed and finalists will be selected after NLC registration and local advisor approval are confirmed.