Student Internship Opportunities

IGCAT offers internship opportunities for periods of 6 – 12 months.

Location: province of Barcelona

12 months
– September-July
6 months
– September-February
– February-July

Timetable: 4 days a week (Mon-Thu), 09.00h – 14.00h. Additional hours will be required when organising events.

Work areas:
European Region of Gastronomy programme including website updates and meeting support.
European Young Chef award – support role.
Local Food Gift Challenge – support role.
Top Visitor Experience – development role.
Food Film Menu – development role.
VisitEurope portal – publication of content on the European Regions of Gastronomy.
IGCAT expert round table event – organisation and support.
IGCAT website news section on Sustainable Tourism, Local and Regional Culture and Gastronomy.
IGCAT newsletter and supervise mailing.
Marketing and communications (including mailing lists).
Fundraising (sponsorship package and European funding applications as required).
IGCAT social media strategy in Facebook/Twitter/LinkedIn/Instagram.
Team meetings and brainstorming on IGCAT’s projects and future direction.
Support (as required) on publications and training courses.
Help organise international meetings as required (dates to be determined).
Other general office tasks as they arise.

The candidate should be an MA student in tourism, cultural management, agriculture, hospitality or other related subjects.
Knowledge and skills in communication, marketing and graphic design will be especially appreciated.
CATALAN and/or CASTELLANO (SPANISH) would be an advantage but not essential.

IGCAT will not provide any remuneration and trainees will need to cover their own expenses for accommodation and transportation during the internship period.

To Apply: 

please send an email indicating your desired start date, interest areas and a CV to

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