Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership (HOBY at www.hoby.org
), Americaâ€™s premier youth leadership organization, provides leadership development programs for high school students throughout the United States and internationally and promotes political awareness, activism, and community service. HOBY seeks a creative enthusiastic, well-organized individual to serve as the Development/Communications Intern at its international office, reporting to the Communications, HR & Development Manager. This positionâ€™s primary responsibility is to support the work of this multi-hat manager.
Duties include: Document preparation and editing; online research; data entry and analysis; CEO assistance and support; handling some shipping and receiving; miscellaneous fundraising mailings; event planning assistance and other administrative duties as assigned.
Qualifications: Completion of freshman year in college required. Interest in non-profit work a plus. HOBY Alumnus or volunteer a plus. Excellent written and verbal communication skills required. Proficient with MS Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint. Working knowledge of databases and social media is a plus. Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail required. Ideal candidate must be available Mondays, Wednesdays or Fridays and have a positive â€ścan doâ€ť attitude.
Profile: This is a great first internship experience for someon seeking knowledge of multiple areas of non profit departments. HOBY has a solid track record of providing the experience and rĂ©sumĂ© development assistance needed to get a subsequent paying internship. Employer is flexible and understands that the interns may need to have another part-time paying job at the same time.
To Apply: Please send cover letter, rĂ©sumĂ©, and references to Crystal Boutiette via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
with the subject line â€śSummer Intern â€“ Your Nameâ€ť IMMEDIATELY. Multiple positions are available to be filled NOW.