Internship vacancy event venues

Internship Description

BlueCity is literally a swimming pool full of possibilities. In the former tropical swimming paradise Tropicana, we are building a model city with sustainable and circular companies, where, with daring and fun, we are heading for an economy in which waste does not exist. The output of the one is namely the input of the other entrepreneur. Waste thus becomes a valuable building block. In this way, together with entrepreneurs, researchers, biodesigners, makers and creatives, we create a circular economy, close cycles and shape the city and the economy of the future. Sounds good right? It is. Would you like to contribute to this, do you enjoy contact with clients, is organizing in your blood AND are you looking for an internship in a dynamic and entrepreneurial environment? Then you have come to the right place at BlueCity: For our Events Team we are looking for an intern starting September 2023, ideally at the end of August. 


The events team is an important part of BlueCity. At BlueCity, we rent out different rooms for different types of events: from meetings and conferences to get-togethers and receptions. In addition to these B2B events for external rentals, BlueCity also organizes events for our own programming and we regularly give tours. So almost every day we have groups of enthusiastic people on the floor who want to be inspired by the circular economy in practice. Team Events is responsible for around 600 tours and 300 business meetings within BlueCity each year.

In this dynamic and entrepreneurial environment, you and the events team determine the success of a business meeting, tour or event. Besides you, the permanent events team consists of two people who organize everything. For support during the events there is also a fixed team of tour guides, hosts, catering staff and floor managers. In your internship you will work with all these people.


  • ... are independent and proactive as well as a team player 
  • ... are interested in the circular economy/sustainability
  • ... have hospitality experience and are presentable 

We offer.

  • ... offer a super inspiring workplace at one of the most special locations in Rotterdam
  • ... an internship allowance of €200 gross per month
  • ... you have all the space you need to do your thing. A lot is possible within BlueCity, if you dare!
  • ... support and space in your assignment for your education

More about the event spaces at BlueCity

Read all about it in advance, then you know what to expect


Send your resume and a brief cover letter to ev****@bl****** and who knows, maybe you will soon be part of the nicest team at BlueCity. We treat applications in order of sending, so if you are very excited about this internship, do not wait too long to mail. Do you have any questions about this internship vacancy? You can ask them via ev****@bl****** or by phone to Team Events at 010 307 22 47.

BlueCity strives to be an inclusive and diverse organization befitting a city like Rotterdam. Because a diverse ecosystem is a strong ecosystem. We therefore invite anyone who recognizes themselves in the profile of this vacancy to apply.

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  • Organizing sustainable and circular events. 

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