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Internships by IHG Academy - Crowne Plaza Queenstown

Hotel Brand: Crowne Plaza
Location: New Zealand, Southland, Queenstown

Hotel: Crowne Plaza - Queenstown (ZQNBS)

Job number: EMEAA36791

About Us

IHG Hotels & Resorts is one of the world’s leading hotel companies with around 350,000 colleagues working across more than 100 countries. As part of the IHG team, our people help our guests create amazing memories and deliver our purpose of providing True Hospitality for Good.

At Crowne Plaza Queenstown, you'll experience an iconic hotel situated in the heart of Queenstown, welcoming guests from all over the world! Crowne Plaza Queenstown offers amazing career growth opportunities, professional training & development.


Your day to day

If you're looking for the best place to do an internship/industry placement, IHG Academy's Internship programme is designed to give you unrivalled exposure and insight into the hospitality industry.


From day one, you'll be hands-on, learning how things work in one of the world's largest hotel companies. You'll be guided and supported all the way by IHG's outstanding leaders, and you'll feel the welcome, recognition and respect that are part of working at IHG. Best of all, you'll leave with the knowledge that working at IHG can launch you into a career full of global possibilities.


We're looking for extraordinary talent with ambition to grow their career with IHG. You'll be energetic and committed with a flair for connecting with others. Crowne Plaza Queenstown can offer you an internship full of exciting and rewarding possibilities across a variety of departments including Front Office, Food & Beverage, Concierge, Culinary & more.


What we need from you

You'll need to be studying at an approved institution and depending on your course requirements and your area of interest, you‘ll either focus on a specific role, or rotate between departments. You'll be assigned a dedicated mentor and also have the opportunity to be involved in a project making a direct impact to the hotel's performance.


Through your employment you may have the opportunity to experience other IHG Hotels & Resorts, and on successful completion of your internship/industry placement, you'll be guaranteed employment within IHG

*Subject to satisfactory performance, and you'll earn yourself Fast-Track entry to our Future Leader EMBARK and Aspire assessment centres if you choose to pursue that pathway.


What we offer

You’ll be rewarded with a range of benefits that supports you throughout your IHG career journey including:

  • 2 Weeks Free accommodation within our staff accommodation
  • 3 meals a day - breakfast, lunch and dinner are provided for you!
  • Some of the best colleague discounts across our IHG Hotels for accommodation, food and beverage
  • An immense colleague discounts platform for all your favourite brands and retailers
  • Paid Birthday Leave
  • Enhanced parental leave program
  • Flexible work options - talk to us about what works for you!
  • Proactive paid wellness and mental health days Most importantly, we’ll help you grow, and develop you as an individual.

How to Apply

Apply online today! Make sure to include in your cover letter what you are studying, which university and include the details of your industry placement.

We also invite you to learn more by following our social channels: @ihg_nz_careers


Don't quite meet every single requirement, but still believe you'd be a great fit for the job? We'll never know unless you hit the 'Apply' button. Start your journey with us today and let's #GoFurtherTogether.

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