Development Intern

  • Environmental Integrity Project
  • Washington, D.C., USA
  • Feb 13, 2018
Internship- Paid Admin Assistant/Environmental Support Advocacy and Policy Business Development Communication - Public Outreach

Job Description

The Environmental Integrity Project (EIP) is seeking a development intern to manage the organization’s donor databases, track fundraising efforts, and assist with special projects. This is an excellent opportunity for a highly organized and motivated individual to develop skills in nonprofit development work and ultimately learn about environmental protection. Intern will learn the operations of a development department in a nonprofit as well as the grants management process. You will also learn about donor engagement in a fast-paced professional environment. This position is located at our Washington, D.C. office.

An ideal candidate must:

  • Be responsible, flexible, hard‐working, ethical, and committed to the mission of EIP;
  • Possess excellent organizational and analysis skills; ability to prioritize and manage a variety of complex tasks and assignments;
  • Possess a proactive attitude;
  • Be skilled at a variety of computer skills, e.g., Microsoft Word, Word Perfect Excel, and Outlook;
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills;
  • Have an interest in a nonprofit career ‐ particularly development and fundraising; and
  • Be a junior or senior in college, or recent graduate.

Background or coursework in communications, marketing, development, journalism, public relations, or other relevant subjects a plus. Candidates with development, communications, or community outreach background and a demonstrated commitment to environmental protection are strongly preferred.

Compensation / Hours: This paid internship is being offered during the 2018 Spring semester at approximately 15 hours a week. Days and times are flexible.

To Apply: Candidates should send a cover letter and resume to LaToya Archibald at larchibald@environmentalintegrity.org. We are looking to fill this position immediately.

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Job Level

Entry-level

Sector

Nonprofit- NGO