Project Manager / HR Internship for Startup in Sicily

Architecture and/or Urban and Regional Planning, Business Studies and/or Management Science, Communication and Information Sciences
3 Aug, 2020 to 17 Mar, 2021
6 Sep, 2020

General information

6 months

We are a new business in Sicily. Our goal is to combine organic farming with a unique villa rental. Luxury will meet fair trade and environmental friendliness. The renovation has already started and we are searching for our HR and Project Management intern to be part of our team.


Position Description

We are looking for a highly reliable, hard-working Junior Project Manager, who will support the Project Management team at handling demanding projects to ensure smooth implementation.

Ideal Candidate,will be involved in all practice areas like employee relations, internal policies-procedures, talent management and training, in cooperation with the HR.




Soft Skills

  • Organizational skills and ability to manage multiple projects/ priorities

  • Self-sufficient and self-driven

  • Attention to detail

  • Problem- solver, quick-learner

  • Flexibility and Adaptability

  • Hard-working



  • Advanced excel analysis and reporting skills with good knowledge of MS Office

  • Strong analytical skills and data driven thinking

  • Growth mindset, with a desire to learn and continually improve




  • Ability to be proactive and work independently to drive projects to completion.

  • Clear and effective communication skills in English

  • Familiarity in HR processes & methods

  • Be ready to pick up this project- own it and champion it!

  • Strong Attention to detail

  • Resourceful & Startup mentality; ability to come up with creative solutions when confronted with challenges

  • Loves working in a team




What we are looking for

  • Analytical and problem-solving skills; good with numbers and calculations

  • Basic experience in managing small to medium size teams

  • Strong leadership and people management skills are desirable

  • Cultural awareness and experience working across different cultures and nationalities


    You are able to start in July 2020

What you‘ll be responsible for

  • Develops a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress

  • Responsible for the management of the complete life-cycle of a project

  • Understands the Company commitments as well as the Customer expectations, and steers the Project activities accordingly

  • Provides coaching to the team members, defines individual objectives and priorities, evaluates performances and reinforce successes

  • Maintain the employee management system and updating of Employee records

  • Contact person in HR matters and provide constantly administrative support to employees, across all areas of the generalist function including recruitment, training, benefits and employee relations administration

  • Help employees across the organization to strengthen and take human-resource oriented decisions.




What we offer

  • Opportunity to live on a beautiful Italian island

  • Implementation of your organizational skills

  • Experience in working on a real-life hospitality business

  • Knowledge of Project Management and HR online business tools

  • Improvement of your human resources skills with instant feedback

  • Additional experience on your field

  • Learn in a challenging and friendly working environment



As financial compensation we participate with Erasmus internship program and we offer you accommodation and food.



All applications must go through this link below:


Financial compensation
Lunch vouchers


Project Management  Human resources  administration  startup  
English: Independent User B2
Italian: Proficient User C2