Fun events in amazing locations surrounded by great people? This could be your new reality! With a range of event jobs all over the world, you could soon be living out your passion for events, in an exciting new city, immersing yourself in a new culture and living and working amongst the locals!
Events jobs can be found all over the globe, with thousands of companies advertising for enthusiastic people just like you all over the world located in hotspots such as Barcelona, Athens, Amsterdam and Lisbon to name a few. To work in event roles you are required to be a friendly person with excellent communication, but often no professional experience is needed is you are just venturing into this sector. Wages vary depending on the location and the company you are working for, but companies tend to be looking for native speakers of different languages, meaning a relocation package is sometimes offered, which can include flights being paid for, temporary accommodation and assistance with finding a permanent address, meaning the moving transition is made as smooth as possible.
Event jobs abroad in countries such as the UK, the USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand will enable you to transcend the language barrier and look for any type of event opportunities you want! As in your home country, the types of driving and delivery jobs abroad which might be attainable depends both on your qualifications and previous experience, of course dependent on which role you are applying for. Visa considerations often make jobs abroad more difficult to get, if you are planning on searching for temporary event jobs abroad to earn some work experience while also getting a taste of the expatriate life in a different country and culture, this is easier to achieve as work abroad program providers can help with temporary work permits.
However, if you are planning on moving abroad permanently to begin a career in events then the situation becomes more complex legally. One route is to ensure your local employer will be able to endorse you successfully for a work and residential visa.
Securing an event job abroad provides many benefits that you will never regret. Allowing the opportunity for you to live and work abroad as an expatriate, uprooting from your home and immersing yourself in another culture will be an educational opportunity, a great growth experience and a whole lot of fun. In today’s increasingly international marketplace, having experience working abroad will be a huge plus when speaking with future employers. It will demonstrate your flexibility, ambition and ability to communicate across cultures. Check out roles on our website!