The ideal intern should be interested in pursuing a career in social service nonprofit work. This position will specifically shadow the Director of Corporate Operations and serve as "right arm" by preparing for meetings, attending meetings, supporting media relations and correspondence, budget management, personnel management, etc. The Operations Intern will support the office of the Director of Operations in directing the daily operations for each corporate affiliate, initiative, community partnership, program and service. The Operations Intern will report to the Director of Operations, Board President and/or Chairman of the Board.
Prepare briefings on prospective clients or agencies in advance of meetings
Participate in committee and board meetings, take notes, summarize minutes
Attend meetings with funders, politicians, clergy, nonprofit leaders, and community representatives
support general office duties such as monthly budget reconciliations, board reports, correspondence, database management, and filings
maintain social media sites to encourage awareness of events and mission
produce the monthly newsletter
look for and suggest ways to make internal operations more efficient and productive
work with the various program areas to develop outcome measures and community impact assessments
Students pursuing or possessing a Bachelors's degree or Master’s degree in Administration or related field.
Intern should be adept with Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Web research and be skilled at creating forms, or instruments that help to track goals, outcomes, and financials.
Excellent oral, written, and communication/presentation skills - Comfortable talking with and interacting with others
Must be at least 18 years of age, have a valid driver’s license, and carry your own liability insurance.
Ability to work well with diverse groups of people
About BLACK - Building Leadership And Community Knowledge
Human Resources Development & Training, Chicago, IL 60649, US
Building Leadership And Community Knowledge (BLACK)
Building Leadership And Community Knowledge (BLACK) is for African American civic and community leaders who share the common goal of improving the quality of life among African Americans. Our work at the grassroots level is to educate and engage communities and to provide neighborhood-based services and solutions addressing community problems.
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We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.
April 16, 2021
Grant Writing / Research
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 21
Orientation or Training
10-15 hours per week
Current academic/educational coursework in business management - Orientation and Training