Events Trainee

Sheraton Amsterdam Airport Hotel and Conference Center

Description vacancy Events Trainee:

Our motto is, 'Life is a party' and we are experts in creating and organizing unforgettable events for our guests and ourselves. There is a vacancy in our dream team, are you the one to party with us, read on and hopefully we will see you soon at the Sheraton Amsterdam to get to know you.

What do we have to offer?

  • A varied internship in a very educational, dynamic environment. Every day is truly different with us. Promise;

  • You will soon get your own responsibilities with backup from the Events Team

  • An office with nice colleagues, plants and a mini-bar

  • Cosy Friday afternoon drinks at the office

  • Dress to impress - monthly contribution for a work outfit

What will you be doing?

As an intern at the Events department of the Sheraton Amsterdam Airport Hotel you will support the Events Team with the organisation of business meetings up to 400 guests. This mainly concerns meetings and trainings which take place in our meeting rooms. We have 30 of these, in all sorts and sizes.

You will assist in the planning process, ask the right questions to contact persons and, after signing, work closely with the banqueting and kitchen team for the execution of the meeting. Communication with the various departments and good planning skills are extremely important in your position and we will help you to develop them where necessary. In addition, you will actively think about how we can get more out of existing and new relations.

Function requirements Events Trainee:

What kind of colleague are we looking for?

  • A new colleague with the right attitude, the rest we will teach you

  • Healthy dose of humour

  • You breathe hospitality

Where will you be working?

We are a large, international hotel at Schiphol Airport. With 417 beautiful rooms and 30 modern equipped conference rooms, the hotel is a perfect base for mainly business guests who are away from home for most of the year.

The Sheraton stands or falls with its 120 employees. The entire Sheraton Amsterdam Airport Hotel team strives at all times for perfect service as the foundation of ultimate guest satisfaction. In order to provide our guests with an impeccable stay, perfect service, personal attention and offering high quality products are essential.


As an employee of the Sheraton Amsterdam Airport Hotel & Conference Center you will receive a competitive internship remuneration. In addition, in our hotel your personal development is central. We offer extensive opportunities for training so that you can reach your potential. The Sheraton is part of Marriott International with more than 7000 hotels worldwide. Both nationally and internationally there are ample opportunities for growth.

You can also make use of the so-called 'Explore' rate where you can stay at one of our 7000+ hotels worldwide at a discounted rate! You will also receive a discount on all F&B within these hotels.

All employees of the Sheraton receive a compensation for their travel expenses, can use the staff canteen for a small amount of money and are regularly treated to a party or reception (virtual or face to face)

Are you interested in this position?

Then apply now. Prefer more information about the vacancy first? Please contact Elaine, Events Manager by telephone on +31 (0)20 - 3164300.


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