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Development Intern

Intersections

REQUISITION#: INT-2016-DRI
JOB TITLE: Development Research
JOB TYPE: Paid Internship (Ongoing Dealine)
REPORTS TO: Development Officer
SCHEDULE: 7-21 hours per week; Monday-Thursday 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH INTERN
Do you have strong research, writing and analytical skills with a fond drive to find currency? Then we want you to apply for an internship with us now!

This skills-building internship will give you an opportunity take on significant projects to advance Intersections’ mission while building your resume.  We’re seeking an enthusiastic intern willing to gain valuable resource development (fundraising) experience.  This internship is full of great opportunities that require at least a three-month commitment with possibilities of extending the internship through December 2016.  Check out below for what’s in it for you:

Interns will have opportunities to:

  • Secure real-world knowledge of the field including hands-on experience to help hone career goals
  • Work in a flexible, learning environment while building proposal and business writing skills
  • Gain additional professional skills and valuable resource development experience
  • Learn prospect research and hone networking skills that will build your contacts and relationships with grant makers, donors and development professionals
  • Strengthen “work” skills including time management, interoffice skills, etc.
  • Develop new, concrete skills for career portfolio or resume
  • Receive job references including a letter of recommendation from Intersections International upon successful completion of the internship

Skills, Abilities & Qualifications

  • University/college junior, senior, graduate or recent graduate
  • Previous experience in research and/or grant writing preferred
  • Understanding of nonprofit organizations or prior nonprofit experience is a plus
  • Excellent writing, verbal, phone, organizational skills
  • Team player, self-motivated, detail oriented
  • Strong communications skills Work well under the pressure of deadlines
  • Computer:  Microsoft Word, Excel, willing to learn donor management system

Experience

  • Accredited university/college junior, senior, graduate or recent graduate with previous experience in research and/or grant writing preferred
  • Understanding of nonprofit organizations or prior nonprofit experience is a plus

TO APPLY:

Email your cover letter and resume in Word or PDF format to internship@intersections.org Attn:  Ms. Hyter-Suffern; Subject line:  INT-2016-DRI.

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