Become part of the team

No matter where in the world you board an aircraft, there is a good chance that a piece of Hamburg is in it. And when it comes to future topics in aviation, our cluster organization Hamburg Aviation is always at the forefront. The Crystal Cabin Award, for which the international "Who's Who" of an entire segment competes every year, is also about the future of flying.

We are looking for as of February 01, 2023,

a (mandatory) intern (m/f/d) for the project and event management of the Crystal Cabin Award, as well as for the marketing, PR and event management of Hamburg Aviation for 5-6 months.

The internship is divided into two areas of responsibility:

Project and event management of the Crystal Cabin Award

On 06 June 2023, the Crystal Cabin Award will be presented in Hamburg in the presence of high-ranking guests from industry and politics. With the presentation of the Crystal Cabin Award, Hamburg Aviation annually makes exceptional product innovations in the aircraft cabin sector visible worldwide. Winners of recent seasons include industry giants such as Airbus, Safran and United Airlines, and among the guests of honor at the last awards ceremony before the pandemic were Emirates CEO Sir Tim Clark and top international model Toni Garrn.

Your internship at the Crystal Cabin Award offers excellent, comprehensive insights into all areas of international award management: project and event management, press relations, marketing, program coordination and sponsorship with your own creative possibilities. Take advantage of this opportunity and make contacts all over the world. You will also gain access and expert insights to the Aircraft Interiors Expo, the leading international trade show for aircraft interiors and in-flight products.


Marketing, PR and event management for Hamburg Aviation

The Hamburg Aviation Office is the first point of contact for the players in the aviation location from business, science and politics (cluster). Our task is to bring the network players together with projects, events and marketing measures, among other things, and to promote innovation. Hamburg Aviation is currently working at the forefront of dealing with the economic impact of the Corona pandemic and is significantly involved in the implementation of Hamburg's economic policy and its reorientation towards environmentally conscious aviation.

You will support the "Marketing, PR & Events" team in the following tasks:

  • Strategic development and online editing of
  • Maintenance of ongoing website content (creation of news articles, press releases, etc.)
  • Planning of joint PR topics and events with cluster stakeholders
  • Address and contact maintenance of our journalist and partner databases (national & international)
  • Creation, analysis and evaluation of press clippings
  • Reporting on the success of implemented measures
  • Organization, preparation and follow-up of working groups
  • Support of physical and virtual events for our members
  • Support in the preparation of the 2023 trade show appearances (Paris Air Show, AIX)
  • Conception and dispatch of thematic newsletters to target groups from all over the world
  • Creation of social media posts and conception of editorial plans for Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram, as well as for moving image campaigns

What we offer

In our team of sixteen, supported by two working students, you will gain deep insights into the diversity of cluster work for the Hamburg Metropolitan Region. You will work closely with the "International Affairs" and "Unmanned Aerial Systems" teams in the "Marketing, PR & Events" team. You can expect:

  • A broad range of tasks with plenty of room for creativity and new ideas. In addition, the opportunity to gain professional experience in several specific fields of work at the same time - always with a "view beyond one's own nose".
  • A dynamic, collegial and friendly environment in the middle of Hamburg's city center - and at the same time flexible opportunities for mobile working
  • A salary of 600 euros gross per month for 39 working hours per week
  • The opportunity to help shape and develop the aviation network and the Hamburg brand in one of its largest business sectors
  • Access and contacts in an international network and an exciting, innovative industry

What you bring with you

  • Enrollment ideally in the field of communications, media or cultural studies, tourism or event management, public administration, cluster management or similar
  • Intermediate internship/ internship semester required by the examination regulations (mandatory internship)
  • Very good expressiveness in German and English (spoken & written)
  • Confident handling of standard Windows software and ideally Typo3 or comparable content management systems
  • First experiences in project management and/or PR & Marketing are desirable
  • Ability to work independently, flexibility and time management skills
  • Confident appearance, openness and communication skills
  • Basic interest in technology topics

Please send your application documents to by December 05, 2022.

For further inquiries please contact: Lukas Kaestner - Chairman Crystal Cabin Award & Head or Marketing, PR & Events Hamburg Aviation -