Weddings and Special Events Intern


Cause Areas


Mon May 01, 2017 - Thu Aug 31, 2017


2655 South Park AveBuffalo, NY 14218


Events Intern - Summer 2017

Working under the direct supervision of the Director of Weddings and Special Events, the individual will work with the events staff to assist in weddings and special events held at Botanical Gardens. The position includes, but is not limited to, vendor and sponsor relationships, logistical planning, writing articles, developing social media blasts and other tasks, as assigned. This person must be able to work independently to complete event needs. A high level of written & verbal skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite are required. The individual may be required to work on weekdays, weekends, nights and holidays, as scheduled by the Director.

Applicants should possess exceptional customer service and communication skills, be organized, self-reliant, multi-task oriented, and a team player with good attention to detail.

The Botanical Gardens is one of the popular non-traditional venues in the city of Buffalo. We do many events including weddings, cocktail parties, luncheons and more. By interning at the Gardens, you will not only gain experience in the numerous events mentioned but you will learn how to work within the confines of a unique space.

Any interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to Karen Hammer at All submissions are due no later than March 9, 2017.


  • Advertising
  • Customer Service
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Professional Development
  • Program Management

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Orientation or Training

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