Meeting & Events Trainee

Crowne Plaza Overview

With its fantastic location in the heart of Amsterdam business hub, minutes away from RAI convention center, Crowne Plaza Amsterdam south is the ideal spot for business and meeting in Amsterdam south. Part of IHG hotels group, the Hotel features 207 rooms and 6 meeting venues, DeJapanner restaurant and Manhattan Bar and Lounge.

Position Overview

We are offering and internship in groups meetings and events. During your internship you will be a part of a dedicated and motivated team with a passion for hospitality. 

Your Main Responsibilities

  • Learning IHG meetings and events systems;
  • Focus on event bookings such as, groups, meetings, dinners, and many more;
  • Administration tasks like booking reservations for events, input rooming lists, maintaining own bookings, contracting face and billing procedure;
  • Being creative in gaining new business;
  • Conduct weekly audit of group blocks and prepare weekly wash meeting.

    Please be informed that during an internship of five or six months you will be part of the sales or the planning team. During a nine or ten months internship you can have a combined sales and planning internship. With a combined internship you will be able to handle an event from enquiry, to the full planning of the events and the final payment

What we need from you

You are passionate about hospitality. You have a representative appearance and flexible attitude with a commercial focus! You enjoy a challenge, have a work hard/play hard together attitude and can handle high work pressure. Besides this you enjoy building relationships with colleagues and customers to achieve maximum results.

  • Fluent in English and or Dutch;
  • Minimum of 6 months;
  • Hospitality management on bachelor level.
  • Starting from September 2024


Employee discount-hotel-Amsterdam-Crowne Plaza

You get discounted rates in all 5 800 hotels and up to 50% in associated bars and restaurants.

Your friends and family can also enjoy cheap hotel rooms in Paris, Aruba or Kenya.

A fun

Horeca is hard work but it’s also a lot of fun. You will be working within a young and international team. Regular events are planned and you will get yummy homemade food whenever applicable with your shifts.

Training and opportunities

We invest in you to grow and become better. If you wish to move to another position within the hotel or to work abroad, Crowne Plaza is the perfect brand to help you plan your future. Today working in Amsterdam, tomorrow in New York, Morocco or Bali.

Crowne Plaza Amsterdam-South also has its own perk

  • Easy to reach: only 5 minutes walk from metro and train station Amsterdam Zuid;
  • A vibrant neighbourhood with bars, restaurants, shops and a Thursday market with local products;
  • Homemade lunch/dinner provided during your working hours;
  • A discounted agreement for your health insurance;
  • Personal development such as training, internal growth and coaching;
  • A CultuurWerkt! account for you to get discounted tickets for theatre, cinema, dance…everything culture;
  • A discount on your ClassPass account for you to book workouts, beauty appointments or healthy meals;
  • Discount at Doctor Feelgood, the massage company across the street;
  • You can also use the gym facilities at the hotel, as long as it does not disturb any guest;
  • In-House Experience;
  • A fun team of like-minded people

Location: Zuidas

Crowne Plaza – Amsterdam South is easy to reach, located 5 min walking distance from Station Amsterdam Zuid

  • Metro lines 50, 51 and 52
  • Intercity & Sprinters
  • Tram 5 and 25
  • City bus 15, 62, 65
  • Regional bus 242, 244, 341, 346, 348 and 358

Apply now

Great. You can apply right away. Apply via the form below or just send an email to Petra, Susan, or Zoe: amspc.hr@ihg.com. They are looking forward to invite you for a coffee or tea.

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