Marketing and Tour Lead Internship

Art and Design, Business Studies and/or Management Science, Languages and Philological Sciences
15 Jul, 2021 to 14 Jan, 2022
1 Jun, 2021

General information

6 months


Flamingo Tours & Trips is a brand-new start up based in Spain, with the mission of building experiences throughout the city with a cultural and social approach. We provide an exciting way to experience the day and nightlife of Barcelona by offering a mix of Tours and Trips, focused on building memorable experiences. 

Internship Description:

Flamingo Tours & Trips is looking for a talented and fluent english speaking marketing student for a six-month internship, responding and reporting to our main partner who will be leading the operations in Barcelona and remotely to the marketing team based in Amsterdam. We offer a unique opportunity to develop your marketing skills throughout the multiple tasks you’ll be involved in, working with social media platforms, creating content, keyword research and implementation, building partnerships and advertising. This internship will not only give the selected applicants the chance to grow their abilities in Marketing, but also the opportunity to improve their group management, public speech, sales as well as polishing their Spanish language skills. 

Working Hours and Duration: 

The standard working week will consist of 35 - 40 hours. The usual schedule (aproximatelly and subject to restricions) for day tours will be from 10h30 to 12h30 and for night tours from 22h00 to 02h00. Office work will be made remotely within Barcelona (since your presence will be required for the tours). Given the nature of the Tour Guide industry, applicants will be expected to demonstrate a reasonable degree of flexibility and adaptability in the scheduling of their work.

Your core tasks will be: 

Marketing tasks

  • Creating content for marketing campaigns, such as images and short videos for digital use, involving pictures, videos, stories and posts that drive engagement and display the value of the brand.

  • Developing, checking and supervising social media posts & blog articles.  

  • Finding and suggesting new ways to generate leads.

  • Brand supervision, making sure every content piece and display is in line with the Flamingo values.

  • Trace & contact digital channels for potential partnerships, as well as pitching them.

  • Supervision and follow up of selling point performance.

Day Tours

  • Execute our day tours introducing and sharing with our guests a brief history of Barcelona. 

  • Developing skills of a good tour guide such as handling a group and public speaking.

  • Adding your personal touch on the tours and general scripts (provided by the company) to ensure tours are original. 

  • Maintaining a positive, friendly demeanour at all times.

  • Distribution of promotional and informative materials. 

  • Taking photos of tours and events.

  • Working together with other interns.

  • Completing tours 3 to 4 times a week.

Night Tours


  • Administration of reservations and payments upon customers' arrival.

  • Constant communication with the team.

  • Providing entertainment and connecting people from different groups.

  • Maintaining a positive, friendly behaviour at all times.

  • Following all safety guidelines and ensuring that guests remain within designated areas.

  • Recording and reporting any unusual incidents or violation of safety guidelines.

  • Completing between 2 to 3 night tours a week.


Required Skills & Abilities


  • Excellent communication and writing skills (B2 English level is compulsory).

  • Knowledge of Spanish (At least level A2 - B1).

  • Proactive and professional attitude.

  • Open mind and flexible attitude at work (referring to tasks, timetable, etc).

  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills.

  • Excellent team working skills.

  • Creativity, especially facing social media content creation.

  • Excellent skill to handle key partnerships with a calm, courteous, and helpful manner and attitude.

  • Interest in digital advertising trends, new technologies and leisure industry.

  • Ability to execute research connected to keyword performance.

  • Strong communication, presentation, and storytelling skills.

  • Willingness to bring your own computer for work.



  • 400€ Base Salary per month. 

  • Financial Bonuses based on performance related to the walking tours, which we’ll specify during the interview.

  • Develop your Spanish language skills. 

  • Be part of an international team.

  • Grow your network with local and international guests.


How to apply

Please send the following documents to [email protected] with the subject Marketing / Tour Lead Internship Barcelona:

  • Your last CV update. 

  • Your cover letter. 

  • A picture of your ID/Passport

  • A short, 2 minute video introducing yourself and letting us know why you’d like to join our team. Feel free to get creative!

Financial compensation
Years of Experience required: 

Additional Information

Website under construction, to be launched in June 2021
English: Independent User B2
Level of Studies: