Research & Development Intern

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The American Spectator Foundation
933 N Kenmore Street Apt. 405
Arlington, VA
Posted: August 03 2015
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 2 Part-time, Unpaid

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Description

The American Spectator Foundation is currently accepting resumes for its ongoing internship program, joining our team in donor outreach, conservative journalism, and social media promotion. Positions offer flexible schedules, hands-on training, as well as networking and writing opportunities.

If this is you, check out the job description below and apply!

Responsibilities

Day-to-day work
• Maintain records of donations
o Routine data entry
• Management of donor relationships and correspondence
• Maintain and strengthen social media presence on Facebook, Twitter, etc.
o Post Spectator articles, monitor comments, assist in online campaigns
• Monitor email correspondence
o Check the amspec@spectator.org account, responding to subscriber inquiries, while forwarding emails to the appropriate personnel.
• Prepare materials for meetings and donor trips
• Assist in Direct Mail Program
• Assist in Grant Prospecting and Renewal Program
o Research Potential Major Donors and Assist in Prospecting Program
o Assemble materials for grant proposals
o Create, Update, & Maintain Chronological Database of Foundations
• Represent the Spectator at local events and conferences
• Sort incoming mail
• Periodically author news articles and op-eds for the Spectator Blog

Specific large projects
• 2017 Bartley Gala
o Assist with design, creation, and mailing of invitations
o Verify RSVP list
• Seasonal SEC Dinners
o Email invitations to small guest-list
• Create and update donor-prospect profiles

Requirements

Undergrad student or recent grad preferred with research, writing, and communication skills.
*Excellent English skills, both written and spoken, including grammar and spelling, are a must*

1-3 years of experience in office support, research-writing, social media (e.g. Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc.), marketing, and development or fundraising strongly desired.

Skills

Required - English, English Composition, Article Writing, Academic Research, Social Media, Social Media Development, Administrative

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