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  • Madrid, Spain

  • Starting in January of 2019

  • 500 EUR/month

  • Minimum of 6 months

    *Can lead to a full time position

Company Info

This opportunity is part of the Planet Expat Work Abroad Program, which aims to maximize your chances of joining one of the most innovative companies in Europe and Latin America. Here is more information about the hiring company:


We are a startup based in Madrid that offers the service of professional chefs for unique gastronomic experiences at private events, that can be booked easily through our platform. This allows both our B2C and B2B clients to enjoy different types of cuisine in the location of their choice, such as their home. It also provides an additional source of income to our chefs, who are able to do more of what they enjoy most. 


Founded in 2012, we have built a community of more than 8000 chefs in over 60 countries and we have served around 60K dishes to more than 14000 customers. We have accomplished this by offering different gastronomic services, such as a chef at home, at vacation, for gastronomy shows or as part of marketing campaigns.


We have been growing fast from the start and are currently looking for people who share our love for food, travel and entrepreneurship to contribute and have an impact on our growth. 


Responsibilities


Would you like to join a growing startup in sunny Madrid to be part of a team that is passionate about food and kickstart your career in a company where hospitality meets technology?


If you are, this will be your mission:

First stage:

  • Manage client requests and convert them into reservations.
  • Answer client questions and articulately present our services.
  • Manage the relationship with our partners. 
  • Supervise the quality of our events.
  • Proactively suggest ways to increase reservations, with special focus on B2B clients.
  • Collaborate with the founders and the whole team, providing feedback you receive from clients and partners. 
Second Stage:
  • Proactively contact potential partners.
  • Ensure we meet high levels of quality and service by understanding needs of partners and providing solutions.
  • Generate new partnerships with media and local players to gain relevance and positioning in each market.
  • Ensure that suppliers and partners are correctly managed to meet revenue and market share goals. 

Profile


A must:

  • You speak native or excellent English
  • You can sign an internship agreement with a University or academic institution
  • You have excellent communication skills and the ability to build rapport
  • You are proactive, results-oriented and a fast-learner
  • You have good organizational skills, you are good at prioritizing and multitasking
  • You thrive in a fast-paced, startup environment
  • You are customer oriented and have attention to detail

A plus:
  • You are passionate about food and travel, you consider yourself a Foodie!
  • You have previous experience in hospitality or travel industry
  • You speak Spanish or other european languages

What we offer:
  • Paid internship and competitive remuneration
  • dynamic, young and multicultural team 
  • A flexible working style
  • A chance to kick-start your career and have real professional growth
  • The opportunity to build a professional network on many different industries and locations
  • The chance to try one of our chefs