Monday, October 19, 2015

Spring Internship with Children's Miracle Network

DESCRIPTION
Intern will be trained to provide direct support of fundraising unit within the Foundation by assisting with assigned fundraising initiatives and projects. The Intern will gain experience in clerical/administrative support for professional fundraisers, logistical and creative support for stewardship and cultivation event planning and execution, and support for donor correspondence including thank you letters, stewardship letters, newsletters and some small mail campaigns. The Intern must be comfortable working with data including data entry into the donor database. The intern must also be comfortable asking questions in order to proactively manage the daily tasks assigned by Fundraisers. Position is an unpaid internship.
QUALIFICATIONS
Education and Training Required: Must show evidence of good writing skills and have proficiency in Word, Excel and Microsoft Outlook. In addition, experience in PowerPoint, Photoshop, and Publisher is a plus. Desire to work and grow in this profession a plus.

Experience Required: No supervisory experience required

Special Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: Strong writing, analytical, communication and interpersonal skills necessary. Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Publisher, Excel and PowerPoint needed and willingness to learn new programs specific to the development field i.e. Raisers Edge. Must be detail-oriented, able to work independently and be able to collaborate with others. Needs to be flexible, courteous, patient, and positive and be an enthusiastic team player. Should be able to adapt easily to constantly changing situations, be creative and able to produce prompt and effective results. 

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