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Fall 2016: Dover Hall - Event Coordination Intern

Aug 26, 2016

Posted in: Advertising internships, Internships & scholarships, Public Relations internships

Dover Hall is a private estate located in the rolling hills of Manakin-Sabot, Virginia. This English Tudor estate and its grounds are more than just a stunning setting.  Dover Hall was built to be the perfect place for special occasions, run by a team of professionals who hold service to a higher standard.

The estate's 33,000 square feet command a majestic view of 55 acres of rolling hills and woodlands.  Inside, over 30 rooms-- including a two-story ballroom, solarium, library, and bridal wing-- invite guests to live luxuriously and leave the details to the attentive staff.  A treasure trove of classical art and elegant antiques, Dover Hall is a perfect setting for events of all kinds.

We are currently seeking a motivated and detail-oriented Event Coordination intern to join our team this Fall.  This internship is limited to graduating seniors seeking academic credit.

Job Duties:

-Responding to event inquiries from potential clients

-Assisting in client walk-throughs and tours

-Participating in planning and execution of events

-Assisting with post-event client communications


Preferred Qualifications:

-Experience or strong interest in event planning

-Clear communication skills

-Strong organization and time management skills

-Ability to work independently and manage one's own time on projects

-Experience with Google Drive, Dropbox, Excel

-Ability to negotiate, delegate and work under pressure.


To apply, please send a resume and brief cover letter to