Business Fundraising Intern

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Chicago Inventors Organization
1647 S. Blue Island S. Blue Island
Chicago, IL
Posted: December 01 2015
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 2 Part-time, Paid

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Description

http://chicago-inventors.org is a non profit organization offering services and resources to inventors. We have a yearly inventors conference and monthly members meeting. We brings in industry professionals from all categories of the invention and innovation process. We are currently expanding our programs. We are looking for social media experience campaign assistance, event planning assistance, and administrative work. You can work at our office and remotely. We are looking to add an intern to 4 teams we have set up within the organization. This internship is an exciting opportunity to meet new inventors, technology experts, legal teams, politicians, partnering with the city and outlets for you personal growth. Stipend paid.

Responsibilities

- Assist with planning and implementation of capital campaigns.
- Provide research on fundraiser / crowdfunding campaigns.
- Provide research on potential and existing clients and the competitive landscape
- Managing and following up on digital marketing campaigns
- Assist in identifying potential business opportunities to diversify revenue.
- Monitor news and developments relating to, or impacting, key clients/prospects



Responsibilities
- Analyze and compare facts and figures, using logic to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions
- Compile monthly financial reports and prepare invoices for clients
- Coordinate organizational and administrative tasks and support payables and receivables

Requirements

- Understand finance and accounting principles and practices, financial markets, and banking
- Experience or knowledge with fundraisers and crowdfunding.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and collaborate effectively as a team member
- Ability to communicate at all levels with internal/external clients by phone, email and face to face
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office (e.g. Word, Excel, and Power Point)
- A positive attitude with good organizational, presentation and writing skills
- Event planning experience

Skills

Required - Fundraisers
Preferred - Fundraising, Finacial Management, Crowdfunding, Crowdsourcing, Market Planning

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