Location: ChildServ Headquarters near O'Hare Airport in Chicago, IL.
Nationally recognized speaker Patti Vasquez is looking for publicist/assistant/booking agent Intern to aid in booking paid speaking engagements and features.
Speaker’s target Industries include Medical Professionals, Educators, and Child Care organizations.
This position will be responsible for proactively selling talent for speaking engagements and appearances for national associations, non-profits, universities, etc.
Manage speaking engagements from booking stage through event completion including sending contracts and invoices and followup.
Cultivate long-term relationships with buyers.
Collaborate with corporate event planners, PR & marketing executives and university directors of student activities, etc. to determine customer needs and develop strategies for continued sales.
Enter new, and update existing, customer information into system
Excellent business writing and proofreading skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Must be detail-oriented
Ability to handle multiple deadlines
Comfortable using phones
Additional Salary Information: This is an unpaid internship
Mission- Building a better life for children at risk.
Vision-We will be an innovative, nimble leader in providing high-quality, effective services to support children, youth and communities in meeting the ever-changing challenges of society.