Latest News

20 Jul

Welcome Team Internship - EazyCity Cork

This is a great opportunity for a motivated person who wants to be part of a dynamic young company which is currently expanding operations in Ireland and the UK!

The suitable candidate will be friendly, outgoing, flexible, a good team player, responsible, well-organised and good with people.

The tasks included in this position include:

  • Working closely as part of a small team in particular as a support to the Office Manager;
  • Identifying new business opportunities in the market and promoting our services;
  • Dealing with Sales and Business development of the Branch;
  • Answering reservation emails and making bookings;
  • Working under pressure and in a fast-paced environment;
  • Meeting and greeting new clients in a professional manner;
  • Checking new clients into their accommodation;
  • Carrying out inspections on accommodation and writing reports on same;
  • Answering the telephone and taking messages;
  • Taking rent payments (cash handling);
  • Updating company databases ( knowledge of Excel essential);
  • Assisting the branch manager and team with the daily duties such as preparing welcome packs for clients, general office administration and other ad hoc duties;
  • Providing excellent levels of customer care at all times;
  • Assisting the team in organising events at various intervals during the year;
  • Preparing accommodation for clients arrival.

The Person

  • The ideal candidate will possess the following traits and skills: 
  • Highly driven and motivated with mountains of energy!
  • Has an understanding of the importance of providing excellent customer service and a warm, friendly environment for new clients
  • An excellent communicator with management experience
  • ‘Can-do’ attitude with a focus always on the solution never on the problem
  • Flexible, committed and passionate – we expect all our team members to be fully committed to their work and to always go the extra mile for the customer even if that means working late in the evening or on weekends or last-minute changes to the work schedule – that is the nature of our business
  • Fluent English along with another language which should be either Italian, French or Spanish
  • Additional languages are an advantage

The Details

The candidate will be required to work 5 days per week, this will include evening and weekend work. 2 days off per week are provided for all interns.

This is an unpaid internship position for a period of minimum 3  months. Discount on accommodation and transport expenses are available as part of the Company benefits.

Ideal candidates will have a fluency in French and English, additional languages would be an advantage.

 

Please send your CV and motivation letter in English to silvia@eazycity.com. 

Starting date: August or early September 2018.

Read More
10 Jul

Farm assistant - Internship available in Cork

Warm greetings to the peripatetic populace!

Work is not always restrained to an office, it can also be placed in the open air. Looking from a high point on the green hills of Ireland, one certainly thinks that a great artist has put a carpet of grass in great folds on a waving background. Occasionally you see a little of land, for example on agricultural roads, rocky slopes and stone walls.

Already interested? Let me explain you what our professional internship program consist of.

We have several positions available for self-motivated, adventurists who love working with animals and who wish to obtain & possess the off grid living skills necessary to enjoy humble outback living in a thriving environment.

This is the perfect opportunity to get away from it all and truly discover the inner you, or enjoy some romantic time with your travel partner.

Not enough? Accommodation will be included, so no more bills and rent for you.

 

Your Main Duties will be:

  • Helping the farmers in their daily routine
  • Cutting/trimming/weeding/planting and general property upgrading and maintenance
  • Acting with appropriate caution with dangerous machineries
  • Helping other staff members with their tasks when needed
  • Most important, enjoy the place and all the surroundings!

 

Who are we looking for?

  • Someone with a quick work attitude
  • Physical Stamina
  • A creative Flair
  • A flexible Schedule
  • Driving license would be an advantage

 

When will you start?

  • Immediately available, from 1 up to 6 months

 

What’s in It for You?                                                                        

  • Free accommodation
  • Learn to work in a group
  • Improve your English
  • Meet new colleagues

 

Contact our team today!

Send us an email at booking@eazycity.com for any information or WhatsApp us on 00353871640835.

You can also call us on 00353 212066043. Our team will be happy to talk to you and help you with all your questions!

Read More
09 Mar

Sales Advisor Internship - Spanish speaker

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is motivated, highly organized, sales focused and loves working with people. As a member of our centralized Sales Team you will be responsible for reaching and exceeding company targets!This is an internship is for 5 months with the possibility of leading to a paid position for the right candidate at the end of this time period.

Do you think you have what it takes to make an impact and be part of our team? #LifeChanging

The Company

or young at heart people looking to experience life abroad, EazyCity is a super-friendly Live Abroad agency that offers programs to STAY | STUDY | WORK | PLAY in a new city.

We believe in embracing new life experiences and swallowing them whole. Live abroad, meet new people…dive into a new culture, learn more about others…enrich your life &  discover more parts of yourself.
At EazyCity we believe a new city is never just a place...instead it’s about people and a new way of seeing things.

The Position

  • Working closely as part of a centralized sales team reporting directly to the Senior Manager
  • Answering sales enquiries and reservation emails for our branches
  • Closing sales opportunities and processing bookings via company process
  • Managing bookings and payments through company system
  • Maximizing all sales opportunities by email, phone and skype as required
  • Providing excellent levels of customer care at all times
  • Identifying new business opportunities in the market and promoting our services
  • Forward thinking with sales / promotional ideas
  • Managing leads through company CRM system (Dynamics 365)
  • Liaising with the Senior Managers and the branch Welcome teams to pass information about new bookings
  • Updating customer information as required on company systems
  • Going the “extra mile” to meet targets
  • Meticulous, detailed and professional follow up on each and every lead
  • Achieving a high conversion rate in relation to leads/bookings with excellent levels of client satisfaction
  • The candidate will be required to work 5 days per week (Monday- Friday) however on occasion team may be requested to work on Saturdays
  • Assisting the team in organizing events; participation and attendance at company events at various intervals during the year

The Person

  • Enthusiastic, dedicated, motivated, flexible Sales Advisors to provide advice and assistance to customers while maximizing each interaction and converting to sales.
  • An excellent Sales Advisor must be energetic, friendly, responsible a good team player and with excellent interpersonal skills.
  • The ideal candidate will be able to acquire thorough knowledge of the company’s products and pass that knowledge to customers. The ideal candidate will also be responsible for a variety of duties that pertain to creating an attractive environment for customers.
  • Highly driven and motivated with mountains of energy!
  • Super-organized with an ability to multi-task, prioritize and work in a fast-paced environment under pressure!
  • Has an understanding of the importance of providing excellent pre-sale, and after sale care with focus on the customer experience
  • ‘Can-do’ attitude with a focus always on the solution never on the problem
  • Spanish mother tongue and Fluent in English
  • Candidates with multiple languages will have a distinct advantage

The Details

The general working hours of this position are 5 days per week between 9.00am – 7.00 pm. (7 hours per day). This in un UNPAID internship but shared room accommodation will be provided by EazyCity as part of the benefit

At EazyCity our customers are our prime focus and they always come first!

Please send your CV and motivation letter in English to silvia@eazycity.com 

Read More
14 Dec

Marketing & Social Media Assistant – Internship position in Cork

This is an amazing opportunity to have a work experience in the world Marketing & Communication, learn how to work in a team and as a free-lance, join art with your technical skills. You will be working with creative professionals in one of the coolest start-ups in the centre of Cork.

What?

  • assisting (and hopefully taking the lead) on some of our projects, developing a Freelancer Collective within the company;  
  • Putting in place a large Public Participatory Art project.
  • Organizing and running events in the space;
  • Assisting the company members with their own projects
  • Supporting the marketing team in daily administrative tasks
  • collaborating with our marketing and advertising team in all stages of marketing campaigns.
  • Assisting in marketing and advertising promotional activities (e.g. social media, direct mail and web)

Who?

Age 20+ Ideal candidate would be attending 3rd level or have completed 3rd level education. Be self-motivated. Be prepared to push yourself and not be afraid to fail. Be outgoing and confident in their abilities. Area of studies: Business/Project Management/Marketing/Technology

Spoken languages and level required (A1-C2): English  

When?

Starting date: As soon as the candidate is available. Duration: 3-6 months (3 through 6 if possible)

 Application closing by January 15th. The position is subject to interview and selection by the manager

 

What’s in It for You?                                                                        

The chance to work and discover the world of work in the rebel city of Ireland and enhance your CV that might act as a springboard for an international career. The company is very committed to ensuring that any intern who would work there would integrate well and gain both a professional experience and a cultural one

The skills and knowledge you gain during your internship will be a stepping-stone to great networking opportunities and an incredible career.     

             

Contact our team today!

Send us an email at booking@eazycity.com for any information or WhatsApp us on 00353871640835.

You can also call us on 00353 212066043. Our team will be happy to talk to you and help you with all your questions!

Read More
08 Aug

Welcome Team Internship Position in Cork (French, Italian or Spanish speakers)

The suitable candidate will be friendly, outgoing, flexible, a good team player, responsible, well-organised and good with people. Candidates should also have an understanding of providing excellent customer service and a friendly environment for new clients. Please note this is an unpaid internship; shared room accommodation inclusive of bills will be provided for the successful applicant. 

The tasks included in this position are as follows: 

  • Working closely as part of a small team
  • Answering reservation emails and client queries (using Microsoft Outlook) and processing bookings via company booking system
  • Working under pressure and in a fast-paced environment
  • Meeting and greeting new clients in a professional manner
  • Ensuring high customer service level is maintained and exceeded
  • Checking new clients into and out of their accommodation
  • Answering the telephone and taking messages
  • Taking rent payments (cash and credit card transactions)
  • Updating company files as required by senior team (knowledge of Excel essential)
  • Assisting the team with the daily duties such as preparing information for clients arrivals, general office administration and other ad hoc duties
  • Assisting the team in organising events at various intervals during the year 

The Person

  • The ideal candidate will possess the following traits and skills: 
  • Highly driven and motivated with mountains of energy!
  • Has an understanding of the importance of providing excellent customer service and a warm, friendly environment for new clients
  • An excellent communicator with management experience
  • ‘Can-do’ attitude with a focus always on the solution never on the problem
  • Flexible, committed and passionate – we expect all our team members to be fully committed to their work and to always go the extra mile for the customer even if that means working late in the evening or on weekends or last-minute changes to the work schedule – that is the nature of our business
  • Fluent English along with another language which should be either Italian, French or Spanish
  • Additional languages are an advantage

The Details

The general working hours of this position are 5 days per week between Monday-Sunday from 9.00 – 18.00. The office closes at 7pm on Tuesday and Thursday. 

Ideal candidates will have a fluency in English and Spanish, French or Italian, additional languages would be an advantage.

Candidates must be available to start in August or September. 

Please send your CV and motivation letter in English to silvia@eazycity.com  

Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 18th of August 2017

Read More
15 May

Accounts Internship Position at EazyCity Cork

This is a great opportunity for a motivated person who wants to be part of a dynamic young company which is currently expanding operations in Ireland, the UK, the USA and more!

The suitable candidate will be friendly, outgoing, flexible, a good team player, responsible, well-organised and with a keen attention to detail.

The Position:

  • Using internal systems and software such as internal booking platform, e-commerce platform, accounting software and various internal software such as drop-box.
  • Bookkeeping process for all 3 branches
  • Updating cash flow files for all 3 branches
  • Daily cash control and cash reconciliation
  • Completing end of month accounts, including the implementation of various types of month end adjustments and bringing the accounts to trial balance and closing accounts for the relevant month.
  • To carry out reversals of the previous month’s adjustments and a clear system to record and keep track of adjustments that require reversing in a later period
  • Reconciling bank accounts
  • Reconciling nominal ledger accounts
  • Creating and analysing reports
  • Other ad hoc duties as required such as filing of cash receipts and payments, carrying-out various crosschecks such as files from other departments are consistent with the accounts files.

Requirements:

  • Additional languages would be an advantage (Spanish, Italian, French, German or Portuguse) 
  • Knowledge of Excel would be a distinct advantage.

The candidate will be required to work generally from Monday – Friday 09.30 – 17.30 / 10.00 – 18.00.

This is an unpaid internship position for a period of 4-6 months. Shared room accommodation will be provided free of charge by the company for the duration of the internship.

Candidates must be available to start asap and have an Upper Intermediate level of English.

Please send your CV and motivation letter to gary@eazycity.com before 24th of May 2017.

 

Read More
11 May

Are you looking for a job in Cork? - Free Job Seekers Workshop with EazyCity

Thursday, 18th May 2017
3pm
112 Oliver Plunkett St, Cork
EazyCity Cork office 

If you just arrived in Cork it’s normal to have plenty of questions about how to look for a job, the  Irish tax system, taxes you might need to pay or  the format in which your CV should be presented to prospective employers. Finding a job in Ireland is different to the procedures in other countries such as Italy, Spain or France.
We want to make  it easier and help you as much as we can!   

EazyCity are happy to announce our first free Job Seekers Workshop in Cork for those of  you looking for a job in the city. 

Now finding a job in Cork won’t be a problem anymore! 

The workshop will cover the following topics:

  • Tips on how to create a professional CV and Cover Letter
  • Tips on how to apply for documents eg  PPSN (Personal Public Service Number) - essential to work in Ireland
  • How to open a Bank Account in Ireland
  • How to get the best results from  job search engines (keywords, notifications...etc)
  • How to build a professional LinkedIn profile
  • General guidelines for an outstanding interview!
  • General info about  the Irish system
  • Current vacancies in Cork
  • FAQ

Come to our EazyCity Cork office and meet our Job Plan Assistant, Silvia Puddu.  Silvia will provide expert advice on CV preparation, job application letters, or tips on the best sites to find jobs! 

Please note there are just 8 spaces available for this workshop. To confirm your place, please just send an email to cork@eazycity.com or a private message on our Facebook page

What if you can’t attend our first workshop? Just drop us an email and we will let you of further upcoming dates! 

You won't want to miss this event!

Read More
12 Dec

Groups Project Coordinator – Italian/English

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is motivated, highly organised and resilient.  The position of Groups Project Coordinator is vital to the smooth and successful running of the business and is a key role within the company expansion plans.

The Company

EazyCity is a local point of reference to welcome people arriving to a new city; our friendly and professional team provide a comprehensive range of flexible solutions for accommodation, employment services, study and social activities. EazyCity also operates outbound language study & work travel programs worldwide.

Founded in 2004 by Enrico Zoppi & Julia Lynes, EazyCity now has welcome branches in Cork, Dublin, Galway & London with a further 4 branches in Italy & Spain.

At EazyCity our team works as a family! We fully support the development of our team members offering educational & training courses to improve skills as well as ongoing in-house training to ensure our team are the best they can be. We support & respect each other and we all work hard to ensure EazyCity is a great environment to work in.  

The Position

The Groups Project Coordinator will work as part of the Groups Project Team reporting directly to the Groups Project Manager. This is a contract position for 9 months initially with a view to extending this. The Groups Project Coordinator will help to manage various aspects of large international student groups coming to Ireland & UK predominantly from Italy.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Planning for the groups requirements in advance of arrival
  • Sourcing work experience placements in local companies
  • Sourcing options for accommodation, meals, transport etc in line with strict budgets
  • Booking language courses, cultural activities and tours
  • Developing and recording clear, accurate schedules and itineraries for group stays
  • Assisting the core teams in managing large groups of students (approximate age 17-20) into Ireland & UK
  • Welcoming the groups on arrival and acting as a point of reference throughout their stay
  • Travelling to different locations within Ireland & UK to be on-site with groups
  • Ensuring a smooth running of each project through excellent communication, regular feedback and quick resolution of any issues
  • Completing detailed paperwork for the groups stay in line with EU grant requirements

Other

  • You may be required to provide general administrative support to others within the company from time to time

The Person

  • The ideal candidate will possess the following traits and skills:
  • Previous experience in a similar role will be considered an advantage
  • Strong focus on attention to detail
  • Experience working on projects i.e. delivering on timelines, budgets and working with cross-department teams
  • Outstanding organisation and communication skills
  • Proficient user of MS Office and internet
  • ‘Can-do’ attitude with a focus always on the solution never on the problem!
  • Works well under pressure
  • Fluent English & Italian (Verbal and written skills)
  • Highly organised, punctual and responsible
  • Team player
  • Flexible, committed and passionate about delivering impeccable results in each task
  • Always looking for ways to improve in order for the Company to be more efficient and in turn deliver better service to our customers and partners 
  • Salary is negotiable depending on experience, motivation and drive! Benefits include training workshops, team-building activities, social events and more!

START DATE

This position is open for a start in early 2017 so if you think you have what it takes to take up this new role, contact us today!

The closing date for applications is Friday 16th December 2016.

 

Please send your CV and motivation letter to julia@eazycity.com
Read More
28 Oct

Volunteering for Halloween

If you’re very excited of the perspective of Halloween you probably find that time is very long. In that case you should just try to do some activities with a full schedule and avoid being bored. What can be more fun than to wait for Halloween by participating in a Halloween Festival ? The Dragon of Shandon Parade is a festival that occurs every year in Cork, expanding as more volunteers participate in this project each time.

The Cork Community Art Link is developing this project and asks for more volunteers to help to make costumes, masks, the Dragon itself and to participate in the Parade this 31st of october. No experience is required, there will be professionals to teach you how to create the costumes and the masks, you will also be able to help to create giant puppets or to take part in street performance on the day of the parade, the only thing you need is motivation. You will go to IAWS building in Albert Quay to join the other volunteers and make this event a really good one.

Join the Dragon of Shandon Parade by calling the Cork Volunteer Centre on 021 425 1572 and be a part of this morbid (yet funny) festival.

Read More
24 Oct

Welcome Team Internship positions – Spanish and Italian speakers

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is motivated, customer-focused, organised, and loves working with people. This is a 6 month unpaid internship, with the possibility of leading to a paid position for the right candidate at the end of this time period. Paid accommodation in a twin room is included with the internship, and a €10 monthly top up for your mobile phone.

Locations: Cork and Dublin  

The Company

EazyCity is a local point of reference to welcome people arriving to a new city; our friendly and professional team provide a comprehensive range of flexible solutions for accommodation, employment services, study and social activities.

Founded in 2004 by Enrico Zoppi & Julia Lynes, EazyCity now has welcome branches in Cork, Dublin & London with further international cities opening in 2016.

At EazyCity our team works as a family! We fully support the development of our team members offering educational & training courses to improve skills as well as ongoing in-house training to ensure our team are the best they can be. We support & respect each other and we all work hard to ensure EazyCity is a great environment to work in.  

The Position

The tasks included in this position are as follows:

  • Working closely as part of the Welcome team
  • Working under pressure and in a fast-paced environment
  • Assisting the team and manager in the weekly tasks including, client check-ins/check-outs, welcome packs, emails, appointments etc.
  • Keeping important company files up to date
  • Meeting and greeting new clients (often during the evenings and weekends)
  • Preparing rooms in advance of clients arrival
  • Ensuring company standards are maintained
  • Checking new clients into and out of their accommodation
  • Answering the telephone and taking messages
  • Taking rent payments (cash handling)
  •  Dealing with customer issues and improving the customer experience at all times

The Person

  • The ideal candidate will possess the following traits and skills:
  • Motivated and with mountains of energy!
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment under pressure!
  • Has an understanding of the importance of providing excellent customer service and a warm, friendly environment for new clients
  • An excellent communicator
  • ‘Can-do’ attitude with a focus always on the solution never on the problem
  • Flexible, committed and passionate – we expect all our team members to be fully committed to their work and to always go the extra mile for the customer even if that means working late in the evening or on weekends or last-minute changes to the work schedule – that is the nature of our business
  • Fluent English along with another language (Spanish, Italian, French or Portuguese)
  • Additional languages are an advantage 

The Details 

The general working hours of this position are 5 days per week between Monday-Sunday from 9.00 – 18.00. The ideal candidate will instinctively know when it’s necessary for them to work extra hours as the branch should be treated like it is your own business. At EazyCity our customers are our prime focus and they always come first!

These internships are open for an immediate start so if you think you have what it takes to take up this exciting opportunity, contact us today!

Please send your CV and motivation letter in English to jennifer@eazycity.com

Read More

Items 21 to 30 of 92 total