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Global Development Intern - Remote Position

We are seeking a Global Development Intern who can work closely with our Development department for 15-20 hours per week for Summer 2021 and/or Fall 2021. We are a small nonprofit and are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to assist our development department in grant research & writing, content creation, event planning, and more.  

Job Description 

This internship is an excellent opportunity for students and recent graduates who are interested in international non-profits, marketing, communications, and/or fundraising to learn:


*Communications and development experience

*Hands-on participation in a small but efficient and busy fundraising department

*Unique insight into organizational structure and current events and issues related to an international humanitarian nonprofit organization

*Exposure to a wide range of staff positions and opportunities within a non-profit setting


Key responsibilities/projects:

*Assist with grant research, grant writing, proposal preparations, newsletter development, press releases, donor reports, and other writing assignments

*Assist with program development and program design for proposal submission

*Develop communication materials for donors, track current and relevant events

*Conduct foundation grant research and donor prospect research

*Provide other general assistance when needed


Qualities we are looking for in an applicant:

*Strong writing and oral communication skills

*Strong research skills

*Experience with content creation and/or website management preferred

*Experience with event planning preferred

*Proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite

*Strong attention to detail

*Reliability and positive attitude

*Ability to prioritize and manage simultaneous tasks; ability to work independently and as part of a team

*Interest in the nonprofit sector and in international humanitarian work


How to Apply

Please send your resume, cover letter, and one writing sample to The internship start/end times are flexible, so please indicate your availability to start. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

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