Trainee (full-time) at Asia Desk

We are extremely proud of The Hague, it’s the place to be. At The Hague & Partners, we are ambitious, maintain high professional standards and aim to give our clients complete peace of mind. We believe that innovation is vital and encourage an open culture, which allows everyone to flourish. At the same time, we add a dash of humour to our approach to help keep complex issues interesting and light. Our hospitable attitude inspires clients, who in turn inspire and motivate us. We go the extra mile to surprise them and we often surprise ourselves. We are an enthusiastic group of people and we aim high. But we are also hard-working and modest, so we would rather let clients sing our praises.

The Hague & Partners is an umbrella organisation through which The Hague Marketing Bureau, The Hague Convention Bureau and The Hague Business Agency co-operate to raise the city’s profile. As a non-profit organisation, we work to stimulate The Hague’s economy and boost the job market by attracting and retaining more national and international visitors, companies, organisations and conferences through marketing and acquisition.

As well as representing The Hague, we also represent more than 100 partners, including venues, hotels, attractions, and service providers. Our goal is to strengthen the local economy for The Hague by expanding knowledge, trade, investment and participant spending. The Hague Marketing Bureau (THMB) , The Hague Convention Bureau (THCB) and The Hague Business Agency (THBA) are part of the umbrella organisation The Hague & Partners.

For The Hague Marketing Bureau and The Hague Business Agency we are looking for a trainee at the Asia Desk (full-time).

Job profile

You will have a valuable position at THMB and THBA, where you will be part of an enthusiastic team and play an important supporting role. You must have an affinity for (Chinese) social media channels, tourism, and account management. You will also have a key role in preparing trade missions, organizing events, assist in translation of English/Chinese articles, FAM trips and you will assist our Asian department with requests. In other words, a highly versatile job!


Job requirements

  • In your third of fourth year of higher professional education (Tourism Management/Business administration /Leisure Management)
  • Eligible for work experience placement
  • Good command of Chinese, English and preferably Dutch  
  • Available full-time for a period of at least five months
  • Starting date: August/September 2019 - February 2020

Required qualities of the trainee

  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Disciplined
  • Flexible 
  • Enterprising 
  • Representative 
  • Creative 
  • Customer focused
  • Hospitable
  • Hands-on

Information

For more information, please contact Daisy Tjin A Lien via d.tjinalien@thehague.com.  

Application

Please send your cover letter and CV by email to Wendy Lupker, HR advisor via pz@thehague.com with the topic ‘Intern Asian Desk'.