Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Paid Summer Development Internship with Pencils of Promise in NYC

Pencils of Promise creates schools, programs and global communities areound the common goal of education for all.  Pencils of Promise is seeking an outgoing, articulate, and passionate Campaigns Intern. This intern will report directly to the Development Manager and provide support to the Development Department. The ideal candidate has administrative, communications, customer service, fundraising, and/or marketing experience.

This is a paid internship for 5 days/week starting June 1, 2018 through September 1, 2018 with opportunity for extension if applicable.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide support for the Development Coordinator and Development Manager in grassroots fundraising efforts such as endurance fundraising and annual campaigns
  • Communicate with mid-level campaigners and address questions and concerns regarding PoP and their campaign
  • Represent PoP at campaigners’ events and programs in the New York area
  • Provide support for the entire Development Team in day-to-day tasks

Qualifications:

  • College student or recent grad
  • Interest in fundraising and community outreach
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • Self-starter who can determine and honor deadlines
  • Interest in international development and education
  • Strong commitment to the PoP mission