Employment Opportunities

IHLA Marketing & Events Internship Spring 2018

Duties & Responsibilities
The intern will primarily be responsible for assisting the Director of Education & Communications with the following:

Marketing & Social Media


Hospitality Gala, Hospitality Awards Luncheon, Educational Seminar


The Intern will report to the Director of Education & Communications and assist the Events Director as needed.

The Intern should be able to work at least 15-20 hours per week from the IHLA office for a minimum of 11 weeks.

Start Date: Monday 3/5/18 | End Date: Thursday 5/24/18
Ideal Schedule: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays | 10:00am – 5:00pm 

Qualifications and Experience

$12.00 / Hour 

IHLA’s Internship Program offers students a hands-on opportunity to learn about marketing, event planning, program management, and fundraising. It provides students with the opportunity to increase their hospitality industry knowledge and attend networking events with key players in the industry. It also provides an in-depth view of how associations operate and satisfies course credit in applicable cases.

To apply, please send a resume AND COVER LETTER to Karrie Teel at KTeel@IllinoisHotels.org by February 23, 2018. Those who do not submit a cover letter will not be considered. Candidates will be reviewed on a rolling basis, and those qualified will be scheduled for a phone or in person interview.