Operation Assistant Manager

Agriculture Sciences, Business Studies and/or Management Science, Languages and Philological Sciences
6 Jan, 2020 to 1 Apr, 2020
1 Dec, 2019

General information

3 months

Duration: 3-6 months 

We can take also 2 interns at same time - feel free to apply

Opportunity is open all year - Feel free to apply anytime

Company: Agriturismo Beatilla

Location: Italy,  Marmirolo – Mantova

Start Date: anytime


Agriturismo Beatilla is a family-owned Art Eco Design Farm Resort unique in Italy for its concept, located in the beautiful countryside of Italy (Marmirolo, Mantova), but very close to the city center. The company offers different accommodations, such as apartments and rooms, all decorated following different concepts: eco design, the “handmade”, up-recycle, art, and the color therapy. Link about the estate: https://vimeo.com/259293635

The practical training / Internship includes hand-on experience working all-round levels and hotel tasks in departments such as Food & Beverage and Housekeeping; Guest relations, Reception, Front Office, Quality Service & Checking Maintenance, Small Funny Farm Operations & Maintenance, Marketing and Sales activities. 

*Some activities such as Front Office and Sales & Marketing will be also agreed according to the candidate Italian Language Level and depending on individual candidate capabilities and experience, as we use booking engine, channel manager and a property management system to manage all reservations and Ota's. Beatilla is family/small company but with an high level of web marketing, so very challenging for the trainee.

The Farm host also the atelier of the international artist lucabornoffi.com (Beatilla Co-owner) - You can check him in IG: @bornoffi 

The Farm has also an organic department to grown vegetables and fruits. 

During the internship, jobs involve the following:

The internship is valid for a period from three (3) to six (6) months depending on individual circumstances. The internship is valid anytime during the year. 

Food : Free breakfast / lunch meals included (only at the work place and during work hours)
Transportation: Bicycle rental free use
Working hours: 6,5 hours per day - 1 day off per week 
Financial compensation: Bus Transportation 
Finance: Applicants are encouraged to apply for European financial support programs such as:

 - “Erasmus+” Erasmus Plus Program

 - “EYE” - Erasmus for Young Entrepreneur Program

or apply for any University support and any other means for private funding for this work practice. 


Candidate Requirements:

You are studying Business, Marketing, Agriculture, Hotel, Hospitality, Tourism, or Leisure studies. You are young, enthusiastic and want to spent quality time during practical training combining work placement with pleasure next to wonderful Italian landscapes, culture and atmosphere.

After this experience the successful applicant will learn what means managing a a small/medium company size in the Hospitality/Tourism Industry by taking care about all tasks and by developing unique and strategic concepts to be “different” from other competitors in a international environment. This experience will give you the basis to open your own business in the hotel/hospitality industry on day, and becoming and Entrepreneur.

Additional Requirements:

- Language skills:

English – Intermediate / Good Level

Italian – Basic / Intermediate 

Any other language will be a plus

Knowledge of any other languages are a plus

- Educational background in Business, Tourism, Hotel, Management, Marketing, Agricultural

- Open, friendly, flexible attitude, Adaptive to the new cultures

No financial compensation
English: Independent User B2
Italian: Independent User B1