Summer Internship, Office of the CEO/President

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NCCHR
250 Willimas Street
Atlanta, GA
Posted: March 23 2016
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: Part-time, Unpaid

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Description

The Center for Civil and Human Rights in downtown Atlanta is an engaging cultural attraction that connects the American Civil Rights Movement to today’s Global Human Rights Movements. Our purpose is to create a safe space for visitors to explore the fundamental rights of all human beings so that they leave inspired and empowered to join the ongoing dialogue about human rights in their communities

Responsibilities

Position Description: The Center is a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate is computer savvy, deadline and detail oriented, highly flexible and a self-starter. Task includes scheduling meetings and preparing materials for meetings. With proven track record you may be asked to assist with Board communication. This is a great opportunity to work with our inspiring leader and learn the ins and outs of running a nonprofit organization. The position reports to the CEO/President.

Summer Intern responsibilities:
• Update and maintain work plans
• Answer, prioritize and screen incoming phone calls and emails
• Manage calendar by planning and scheduling meetings
• Prepare material and take notes for meetings
• Maintain confidential relationships
• Carry out duties in a professional manner
• Assist in gathering specific assigned information for NCCHR
• Responsible for data entry, filing and general office duties
• Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements


Intern will gain and/or improve upon his or her:
• General communication skills
• Experience working in a team environment
• Understanding of inner workings of nonprofit organization
• General customer service skills

Minimum Internship Qualifications:
Only candidates entering their junior or senior year in an undergraduate degree program, recent graduates or graduate school students will be considered:

• Proficiency with Microsoft Office with emphasis on Excel, Word and PowerPoint
• Business, Finance, Economics , Education, History and Communication majors strongly preferred
• Excellent writing and verbal communications skills(Strong interpersonal skills)
• Demonstrable personal interest in civil and human rights
• Professional office, email and phone etiquette
• Database experience helpful, but not required
• Must be friendly, outgoing and have a passion for service
• Meticulous attention to detail
• Preference will be given to college juniors and seniors and those seeking academic credit
• Local students preferred

Time: The hours and time commitment are flexible (between the hours of 9am-5pm) but to be set between the supervisor and the internship candidate prior to the start of the internship with no more than
20 hours a week

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