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  • Health
  • Winter
  • New York, NY
  • 2017

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About Terrapinn Inc.: 

Terrapinn is a global media company. Our business lines include conferences, trade shows, publications, and financial training. Our purpose is to give our customers the relationships and big ideas to do different and better business.

• Finance

• Aviation

• Life sciences

• Retail

Terrapinn Americas is based in Manhattan’s SoHo district and runs over 50 events a year, across the US, Latin America, and Canada, in the following industries:


Other fun facts:

• The office is full of energetic and dynamic people with very multicultural and diverse backgrounds

• Ping pong table! A lot of our employees enjoy a quick game at lunch or after 5pm ☺

• Team bonding – you will be part of a team, whether it’s going to networking events or lunch, bonding it's a big part of our organizational culture 

Requirements/Necessary Skills for Recruitment: 

Strong communication, sales, customer service skills and not afraid to get on the phone and make calls. Additionally, someone who has any kind of experience in the fields of life sciences, pharmaceutical, healthcare, biotechnology or business administration is a plus. 

Benefits & Perks: 

- Fun and vibrant environment

- Awesome office space in Financial District with amazing views from Manhattan's skyline

- Interaction with high level executives from the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry

- Working on a very profitable and successful portfolio of events

- Opportunities for growth within the organization

Intern Payment: 
Paid Internship
Internship Description of Duties: 
This Internship position is for a role at Terrapinn's most important conference in the Americas, the World Orphan Drug Congress USA. In it's 7th edition, this is our company's largest event, and one part of our strong Life Sciences portfolio. The Intern will be reporting directly to the event's Senior Conference Manager and be responsible for managing vital activities for the success of the conference, such as: - Calling and emailing VIP guests who have been invited to attend our event, and confirm their participation - Engaging with conference attendees to determine particular activities they will be enrolling at the conference - Administrating aspects of the event website - updates from event's program, speakers information, etc - Preparing reports of internal meetings - Inputting and updating data into our event's database - Assist with market research through compilation of articles, reports, industry topics, etc - Onsite support at the conference, helping with attendees coordination tasks
Hours Required: 
15-30 Hours Per Week