We are looking for a Development Intern for a 4-6 month internship starting immediately. Hours are Monday to Saturday/5-10 hours a week. MUST LIVE LOCALLY.
The Development Intern will work closely with the Development Coordinator of the Georgia Chapter to support 2018 campaigns and initiatives. This person will assist with a wide range of fundraising and development projects, gaining substantial hands-on experience and specific training in event planning, donor relations, relationship building, grant research, rapid-response actions, and specific fundraising software.
Interns' responsibilities will include:
Conduct research on potential donors, strategic partners, markets and industries.
Prepare reports and presentations for internal and external use.
Assisting with the design, copy writing, and production of donor materials and ongoing correspondence
Assist in planning donor events and other activities.
Maintain donor files and other development materials.
Attend committee meetings and events
Assist with mailings, filing, and special projects as needed
Necessary skills and qualifications:
Passionate about environmental issues and the nonprofit sector
Self-motivated, detail-oriented individual with excellent written, verbal, and organizational skills
Desire to learn more about fundraising and philanthropy
Skill in coordinating and completing special projects and routine tasks
Excellent computer skills with experience in Microsoft Office
Strong writing and research abilities
Ability to work independently and with others-especially volunteers and donors
Dependability, flexibility, and ability to maintain confidentiality
Ability to work well under pressure and with deadlines