Development Intern

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Hughes Media Group
509 32nd st
Union City, NJ
Posted: August 22 2014
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 5 Part-time, Unpaid

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The Position
The Hughes Media Group seeks a passionate and able Development Intern to help with fundraising efforts for our clientele and development projects for the whole of 2014 Calendar Year.

This is an unpaid internship, however, a small travel stipend will be provided. We also can provide opportunities were income can be earned. We are also happy to work with students to obtain credit towards coursework. The Development Intern will be expected to work 15-20 hours a week. Ideally, the position will last 6-9 months or longer.

Hughes Media Group provides its interns with a collegial, supportive work environment, where creativity and input are encouraged, as well as the opportunity to use your skills for the cause of social justice.

How to apply
Persons interested in applying for this position should submit a résumé, cover letter, two writing samples (limited to 3 pages each) and two references by email only to Shamel Hughes at with the email subject line “Development Intern Search”.

Résumés without cover letters, writing samples, and references will not be accepted. No phone calls please. Applications will be accepted.

Consistent with its goals and mission, the Hughes Media Group affirms its moral and legal commitment to diversity and equality of participation among board and staff for all persons without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, creed, age, national origin, disability, marital status, military or veteran status, social‐economic status, prior arrest or conviction history, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or sexual orientation. We are committed to actively working to ensure that marginalized and protected groups are afforded equal employment opportunity and opportunities for advancement without bias.

Formerly incarcerated individuals and people from communities heavily impacted by mass incarceration are strongly encouraged to apply for this position.


The Development Intern will work closely with development staff on data entry, data management, event planning, research, and administrative tasks related to fundraising. He or she will gain valuable knowledge and experience in the following areas:
Fundraising for For Profits/Non- for- Profits including all season, annual & year-end campaigns
Data management
Raiser’s Edge software, a widely used program in the non-profit world and coveted by many seeking to hire development, administrative, and program staff
Relationship building and stewardship
Special events
Prospect research
Budget (sponsorship, donor, anonymous donations & gift donations) management and Research
Looking for Creative Multimedia Personnel in the Media Arts such as Audio, Video, Illustration, Graphics and etc…
Entry-Level and Experienced applicants are encouraged to apply for these positions:
Web & App Developers
MBA consultant
SEO and Social Media Networking


The Development Intern must be a self-starter, be able to work independently, and possess strong research, writing, computer, and general communication skills. The Development Intern should also demonstrate an interest in social justice causes. Some prior experience in fundraising, Raiser’s Edge, and prospect research desired but not necessary.

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