|Job Title||Annual Benefit Intern|
|Posting Date||March 21st, 2013|
Reports to: Development Coordinator
Duration: Flexible, Minimum of 15 hours per week
Rate: Unpaid; College internship credit available
The New Children’s Museum is seeking Intern to join a dedicated and creative fundraising team in support of our Annual Benefit events. This is an ideal opportunity for candidates interested in pursuing a career in fundraising/development, event planning and logistics, and non-profits.
This position will be primarily responsible for supporting key aspects of the annual fundraising benefit events at The New Children’s Museum. The intern will work closely with the Development Coordinator to help strengthen the silent and live auction solicitations, organization, documentation and execution at both events (October 10 and 12). The intern will also help provide overall departmental support with administrative and event-specific projects. Specific responsibilities include:
Qualifications & Requirements
The physical demands described herein are representative of those that must be met by an intern to successfully perform the essential functions of this internship. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this internship, the intern is regularly required to sit, talk, see and hear. The intern is required to stand, walk and lift or move up to 10-20 pounds. The intern must be able to verbally communicate in a concise manner.
The majority of work is performed in a museum environment with attendant noise level and requires observance of safe work practices, fire regulations, and avoidance of falls, trips, and similar office work hazards.
This is an unpaid internship that needs to be completed for school credit. If you do not need school credit please indicate it in your cover letter, as other volunteer opportunities may still be available. We will provide school credit and a letter of reference. To apply, please submit your resume and a thoughtful cover letter that clearly describes how your skills would be an asset for this position. Email both documents to firstname.lastname@example.org and reference “Annual Benefit Intern” in the subject line.
NO PHONE CALLS ACCEPTED PLEASE
|Location||San Diego, CA|