Feminist Jobs & Internships
|Job Title:||Development Intern|
|Organization:||NARAL Pro-Choice America|
|Region:||DC Metro Region|
|Description:||NARAL Pro-Choice America seeks to hire a development intern with an immediate start date. The Development Intern will provide critical administrative, major gifts, and special events support to members of the Development Department. This internship is a paid position.
-Assist with the management of development-related travel arrangements for President, Development Director and additional Development staff when appropriate.
-Assists in the assembly of quarterly updates to the Boards.
-Manage the travel schedule of Development Director and key development staff.
-Offer critical support for donor visit preparation such as managing travel schedule and assembling materials and briefing books.
-Provide key support for major donor fundraisers such as receptions, house parties, cultivation events and larger national events.
-Assist with preparations for major donor call time.
-Be responsible for keeping all donor records up to date and accurate.
-Carry out extensive donor research and profile creation for current and prospective major donors.
-Assist with foundation and donor network research.
-Help with maintenance and updating of foundation accounts.
-Help with foundation program hard file maintenance.
Assists with special event logistics, with a focus on:
-Updating guest registration, seating information and related data entry.
-Follow-up outreach (via phone, email, fax, etc.) to elected officials and honorary committee members and tracking of responses.
-Work to secure silent auction and raffle items.
-Work with the Special Events Manager to increase student attendance at events.
-Assist with fundraising calls and follow up.
- B.S. or B.A. degree required.
-Some experience working with development department preferred.
-Up-beat, outgoing, positive attitude required.
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills to include strong writing, spelling and grammatical skills.
-Highly organized with meticulous attention to detail.
-Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and handle multiple priority tasks simultaneously.
-Demonstrated success in taking initiative to accomplish tasks.
-Superior interpersonal skills and ability to exercise independent judgment and good discretion. A high degree of diplomacy and confidentiality is required.
-Computer proficiency in MS Office, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, and web-based research.
-Commitment to NARAL Pro-Choice America's mission and goals.