Events Intern - Sydney

Date: 5 Feb 2024

Location: Sydney, NSW, AU

Company: Dentons

About Dentons

Dentons is the world’s largest law firm. We are the lightbulb moments. The bold ideas. We’re 20,000+ people globally across 80+ countries. We are a global polycentric firm. Moving with innovation. Making the decisions that will take us from largest to leading. From now to next. The opportunity is huge.

Dentons continues to improve its standings and now consistently ranks as one of the five best regarded legal brands in the world according to the Acritas Global Elite Law Firm Brand Index.


About the Role


Be part of a highly regarded team with a clear vision and purpose, underpinned by strong values and a collaborative, supportive culture.


This role will support the events function for both client facing and internal staff events, including day-to-day assistance with the operational aspects of running events, and providing on-the-ground support in our office to deliver events.


The role encompasses both in person and virtual events, typically including internal and external lunches, dinners, cocktail parties, seminars, webinars, staff briefings, sporting events and others.


About You


To be successful in this role, key skills and attributes you need include:


  • A 'can-do' attitude and willingness to learn and grow
  • An interest in managing small to mid-sized events
  • Events management course or degree and / or previous work experience in the events space will be highly regarded
  • Passionate about delivering excellent client service
  • Team oriented and results driven
  • Good at problem solving and multi-tasking
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills


Only Australian citizens and Permanent Residents can be considered for this role.


Why Dentons

Dentons Australia offers a wide range of incentives aimed at embracing your authenticity, providing purpose, and strengthening your ongoing development.

We offer:

  • Equitable salary packaging, incentive pay and rewards
  • Salary continuous insurance (for permanent employees or employees on a 6 month or more maximum term contract basis)
  • Salary sacrificing and novated leases
  • 5 days Bonus Leave per year after 12 months' service
  • Additional leave options
  • Equal family leave for all genders (including kinship groups)
  • Floating public holidays for days of cultural significance
  • Exclusive retailer discounts
  • Offices designed for collaboration on Gadigal, Naarm, Yuggera, Kaurna and Whadjuk land
  • Learning & Development opportunities
  • Generous health and wellbeing programs
  • Agile and flexible working for all
  • Social and diversity networks providing year-round events
  • Opportunities to undertake pro-bono legal work

Diversity, Equality & Inclusion

Embedded in our people is a passion to help others through the delivery of justice. It is through this that our commitment to inclusion, equity, and reconciliation has evolved. We are proud to say that by design, we have no single headquarters or dominant national culture, this means the unique perspectives, experiences, and identities of our people come together globally under one purpose to create an inclusive and accessible environment where anyone can thrive.

Please apply online with your CV and Cover Letter. If you have questions beforehand, please email our recruitment team at Enquiries only please, applications will not be accepted by email.

Agency Submissions

Dentons does not accept agency submissions unless the agency is specifically contacted by a member of the Recruitment Team. Please do not forward candidate profiles or resumes to partners, hiring managers or other employees - this will not constitute an introduction to the firm and Dentons will not be liable for a fee.