Vital Voices Global Partnership (www.vitalvoices.org) is a leading international non-governmental organization committed to working with women throughout the world to provide them with the support and tools that they need to have a positive impact in their communities. Through mentoring programs, leadership trainings, and individualized support, Vital Voices provides credibility, builds capacity, and enhances connections for emerging and established women leaders internationally. At Vital Voices, we believe, and we are proving, that investing in women improves the world.
The Vital Voices team is seeking motivated interns to support the Strategic Partnerships and Engagement team; promote the organization’s image and thought leadership through our online channels and social media; extend its reach and cultivate supporters; explore all aspects of the fundraising pipeline from prospect research to solicitation to stewardship; provide event support; support ongoing and event-driven media relations and fundraising activities; support the amplification of women leaders in our Global Leadership Network; and promote all regional and issue-area programmatic activities. This position reports to the Senior Coordinator, Development and Engagement and the Digital Communications Coordinator.
The internship requires a commitment of 20-40 hours per week. The position is unpaid, but students may receive academic credit for their experience in cooperation with their university. Applications are accepted for the fall, spring, and summer terms, and preference will be given to students who can commit to a full semester. Working remotely is not available for the internship.
How to Apply:
To apply for this position, email the materials listed below to Madeleine Boyd, Senior Coordinator, Development and Engagement, MadeleineBoyd@vitalvoices.org, and Christi Owiye, Digital Communications Coordinator, ChristiOwiye@vitalvoices.org using “Strategic Partnerships And Engagement Intern – your full name” as the subject line of the message.
Applications must include the following in order to be considered for review:
Complete applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.
Vital Voices provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Vital Voices complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
Vital Voices expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Vital Voices’ employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.