Summer Internship - Event Coordinator (LifeWay Leadership Development)

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LifeWay Christian Resources is looking for a qualified event coordinator intern to join our leadership development team. Our leadership development team provides training events, videos, and learning management capabilities to equip church leaders. This intern should be prepared to work in a fast-paced team environment and will finish the internship having gained broad experience in various aspects of leadership development, event planning, and e-learning.  This position is located at our Nashville, Tennessee headquarters.


  • Provide event logistics for participants
  • Create event programs and participant experiences
  • Review and edit event publications
  • Assess event budget and recommend purchases
  • Order event-related resources
  • Assist in event registration process


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of event planning and the ability to manage projects
  • Advanced familiarity with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Adobe InDesign preferred
  • Must participate in the entirety of the program: June 4-August 3, 2018
  • Must be enrolled in a related program of study
  • Candidates must be currently enrolled at a college or university in an undergraduate or graduate program, and have fully completed at least two years of study.  Recent graduates are eligible if they graduated the semester immediately prior (Spring 2018 graduates only)


Interning at LifeWay

LifeWay Christian Resources is the world's largest provider of Christian resources, and one of 2017 Forbes Best Midsize Employers.  We exist to assist churches and believers to evangelize the world to Christ, develop believers, and grow churches by being the best provider of relevant, high quality, high value Christian products and services.  


Our internships offer significantly more than “busy work.”  As an intern, you’ll receive weekly professional development and leadership training, exposure to senior leaders across all areas of LifeWay’s business, and mentoring relationships with a professional in your field.  Our offices are in the heart of downtown Nashville, placing you in the middle of a vibrant and diverse city, filled with cultural and professional benefits.


LifeWay’s summer internship program pays $10/hour for undergraduate students and $15 for graduate students.  Interns work 32 hours per week on average.  Housing is not provided.



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