Available Internships

ParTASTE celebrates gastronomic diversity with the primary goal of encouraging readers to explore local culture and culinary specialties no matter where they travel or what their dining preferences may be. We aim to attract the discerning traveler through a focus on quality content and native-level knowledge of the foods we present.

We are seeking interns in the following areas:

PR, Event Management & Social Media Marketing

Category: Marketing and PR / Events
Location: Madrid, Spain
Duration of Position: 5 months unpaid with possibility of transition to a paid position
Work Schedule: Flexible, but must be able to commit an average of 10 hours / week

ParTASTE is looking for a food-loving individual with a background or strong interest in Marketing and PR to promote growth in targeted cities around the world as well as to help organize and manage locally produced events. This internship provides the opportunity to hone your skills in Digital Marketing and Public Relations and break into the sectors of Events and Gastrotourism. If you are interested in helping us grow our world-wide network of food and travel lovers, we would love to hear from you.

Bi-monthly meetings will be held in Madrid. Internship responsibilities outside of meetings are to be completed virtually.

Primary Responsibilities:
• Representing and promoting ParTASTE and associated products/events across various social media channels.
• Representing ParTASTE at events and growing our local Meetup group for Sit-Down Series.
• Growing our Eat Real Every Day community and advocating for real food.
• Management of email marketing (newsletter) focused on the topic of Real Food.
• Communicate with relevant media outposts to increase the media presence of ParTASTE.
• Explore opportunities for increased exposure among food and travel related publications.
• Interacting with our community through social media, at events and with targeted marketing campaigns.

Requirements:
• Fluent in English and Spanish
• Social Media savvy and in tune with digital trends
• Take-charge attitude
• Confident but relatable
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, particularly through written correspondence
• A passion for and strong knowledge of social media channels
• Love of food and travel
• Creative problem-solver
• Consistent with follow-up correspondence
• A laptop and regular availability via email or in person
• Entrepreneurial spirits and willing to take calculated risks
• Strong photography skills a plus

Perks:
• Participation in local food events with comped meals at some of our favorite Madrid restaurants.
• Build experience in community management.
• Build experience running targeted marketing campaigns for events with real-world metrics to report.
• Demonstrate results and progress with statistical evidence.
• Possibility for comped travel towards the end of the internship period.

To apply, please send an email with the position you are applying for in the Subject line. Please tell us why you would like to be considered for this position, what your relevant skills and experience are and your availability. All emails can be sent to info@partaste.com

Editorial and Research Internship

Category: New Media
Location: Madrid, Spain (telecommuting considered)
Duration of Position: 3 months with possibility of extension
Work Schedule: TBD

This position has been filled. Thank you for your interest.

ParTASTE is looking for an individual with a background or strong interest in communications and journalism to help expand our coverage of restaurants and food-culture around the globe. This internship provides the opportunity to hone your skills in food and travel writing and to break into the sector of gastrotourism. If you are interested in helping us develop our content while learning about the native gastronomy of some of the most popular travel destinations worldwide, we would love to hear from you.

Monthly meetings will be held in Madrid or via phone with interns who do not live in Madrid. Internship responsibilities outside of meetings are to be completed virtually.

Primary Responsibilities:
• Serve as an editor for ParTASTE, generating and publishing content in the following areas:
   – Interviews with prominent Chefs in favorite foodie cities around the world
   – Profiles of restaurants that meet ParTASTE’s criteria for recommendations
   – Informative but engaging overviews of points of interest in top travel destinations
   – Profiles of food and travel related experiences unique to specific destinations
   – Profiles of dishes native to a specific country’s cuisine (depending on level of pre-existing knowledge of local and regional foods)
• Research restaurants that fit our criteria for recommendations.
• Participate in editorial meetings and help to generate new ideas and creative ways of engaging our audience through content published on ParTASTE.
• Interview culinary professionals and experts on the national or regional cuisines of the places you are researching.
• Research and review food-related experiences and local products.

Requirements:
• Excellent writing skills
• Self-directed and creative problem-solver
• Excellent research skills
• A passion for food and travel
• A computer, access to reliable internet and regular availability via email or in person
• Experience with WordPress or other blogging platform preferred, but not required.
• Experience writing for SEO a plus.
• Basic photography skills (with a DSLR or point and shoot) a plus.

Perks:
• Opportunity to improve your photography skills and work with a DSLR camera
• Opportunity to use Adobe Creative suite and learn how to use Camera Raw and Photoshop for professional photo processing
• Possibility to participate in food-related experiences and events around Spain and beyond (applies primarily to those applicants with strong photography skills)

To apply, please send an email with the position you are applying for in the Subject line. Please tell us why you would like to be considered for this position, what your relevant skills and experience are and your availability. All emails can be sent to info@partaste.com

AT THIS TIME, ALL INTERNSHIPS ARE UNPAID