Greater L.A. Chapter - USNC for UN WOMEN Internship


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

2 Washington Ave.Santa Monica, CA 90403

About

The Greater Los Angeles Chapter - USNC for UN Women is currently seeking motivated interns. We are an inclusive chapter of like-minded individuals who aim to increase the number of people in the L.A. region who are dedicated to equity and gender equality, locally and worldwide. We are building a strong base and are looking for enthusiastic and dedicated interns to become a part of it.We have several internship opportunities in the following areas:

Media/Communications:

Coordinate press releases and coverages of events;

Conduct media research;

Preparation of Press Kit;

General administrative tasks (Media database entries).

Support in developing and coordinating promotional and material(e.g. brochures, leaflets, online banners).

Event Planning:

Organize and support events (e.g. fundraisers, workshops, tabling and other chapter events);

Support in developing and coordinating event related material(e.g. brochures, leaflets, online banners).

Graphic Design:

Conceptualize, design, and implement brochures, leaflets, online banners;

Development of the web page;

Support and production in developing promotional material (e.g. brochures, leaflets, online banners).

Legislative/Educational Advocacy:

Develop and design pilot project and Press Kit;

Preparation of petitions;

Document advocacy efforts related to Women and Girls;

Gather and prepare information on advocacy efforts;

Attend and report on Los Angeles City Hall, court, and district meetings.

Fundraising and Grant Development:

General administrative tasks (Sponsor database entries).

Compilation and management of prospective donor lists, conducting related research online, and similar tasks.

Desired Profile:

Experience or working towards a Degree (BA, MA, MBA) in Women studies, Communications, Graphic Design, Business/Marketing, Public Policy, International Development and Fund Development;

Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and related packages (applies to Graphic design position);

Proficiency in Word/Excel, Pages or OpenOffice;

Good communication and organizational skills;

Creative, open-minded, pro-active, dedicated and motivated with a strong interest in Gender Equality.

The Greater Los Angeles Chapter (USNC) for UN Women welcomes applications for interns with a strong work-ethic who are able to work a majority of their internship remotely, as well as attend monthly Chapter Meetings. A minimum of 10 hours availability per week with a minimum 3 months commitment is requested of potential interns.

Applications must be received by March 1, 2013. Please send all applications to the following email address:intern.coordinator@la.unwomen-usnc.orgIf you are interested in applying for a position, please email a resume, 2 references, and a paragraph describing the position you are interested in and what you feel you can bring in to our chapter.

We look forward to reading your submissions!

Visit our website athttp://www.unwomen-usnc.org/greaterla/aboutus

Like our Facebook page athttps://www.facebook.com/UNWOMENLA?fref=ts

Please send all applications to the following email address:intern.coordinator@la.unwomen-usnc.orgIf you are interested in applying for a position, please email a resume, 2 references, and a paragraph describing the position you are interested in and what you feel you can bring in to our chapter.

We look forward to reading your submissions!

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