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Digital Media: Abroad (paid) -- Regional Manager

Regional Manager Job Application

Company: Café Abroad
Position: Regional Manager
Location: Worldwide
Job Status: Spring Semester Paid Internship
Hours: Flexible, about 10 hours/week
Compensation: $400 semester stipend plus bonuses based on sales performance, paid bi-weekly.
Requirements: Must be a Spring 2007 study abroad student – please specify where you will study
Experience: No prerequisite, some sales and marketing experience encouraged
Contact cafeabroad@gmail.com
Website: www.cafeabroad.com (launch date: December 1, 2006)

Company Profile:
Cafeabroad.com is the only social networking site designed specifically for students traveling abroad. The site can be used to search and network with abroad students, access city guides full of events and information, blog, share photos and more.

Job Description:
As a regional manager, you have two core job responsibilities. First, you are responsible for updating the cafeabroad.com events calendar on a weekly basis. Postings should focus on content that may be particularly appealing to abroad students. These events may include – but are not limited to – concerts, festivals, weekly markets, theater performances, sporting events and more. Events can be found in local newspapers, city guides, regional websites and other media outlets.
Second, you will work to sell website advertisement flyers to businesses operating in the city where you are studying abroad, i.e., bars, restaurants and retail stores.

Café Abroad is currently seeking regional managers in all the destinations listed below:

Aix-en-Provence Bristol Dunedin London Prague Singapore
Amsterdam Brussels Edinburgh Madrid Rio de Janeiro Stockholm
Athens Budapest Florence Melbourne Rome Stuttgart
Auckland Buenos Aries Galway Mexico City Salamanca Swansea
Barcelona Cologne Geneva Milan San Jose, CR Sydney
Beijing Copenhagen Glasgow Moscow Santiago Tokyo
Belfast Cork Granada Oxford Seoul Venice
Berlin Delhi Hong Kong Paris Seville Vienna
Brisbane Dublin Leeds Perth Shanghai

Responsibilities and Requirements:
∑ Regional managers are responsible for at least five event postings every week. Content for events should vary to reflect the diverse interests of abroad students.
∑ To be effective salespeople, regional managers must be fluent in the host city’s language. You should be independent, well spoken and able to motivate yourself and achieve results with little supervision.

To Apply:
Send cover letter, résumé and contact information for two references to cafeabroad@gmail.com. Please mark the subject of your application email as “Regional Manager Job Application.” At the top of your résumé, specify the city where you will be studying abroad.