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Brockton Day Nursery
243 Crescent Street
DescriptionNonprofit seeks a Research intern to assist the Executive Director in organizational history research efforts. This internship will give the intern valuable, real-world experience, as well as providing the organization with research support for its 120th Anniversary Celebration which will take place in the Fall of 2014. Well suited candidates should have an interest in research, historical data and data entry.
This internship provides students the opportunity to work with a variety of collections including published books, pamphlets and broadsides, video, collections of photographs, diaries, records, business ledgers, and many other primary source materials. Interns learn the in depth history of Brockton Day Nursery, the first early education center in the City of Brockton started in 1894.
Students must be currently enrolled or recent graduates and plan on pursuing a career in a related field. This is an unpaid position, but it comes with a great reference and lots of fun in the office -- including daily recess and plenty of hi-fiving. This position is located in Brockton, MA.
ResponsibilitiesAssist with online donor research for potential corporate donors and foundations.
Input donor leads into database
Use records and other databases to track past, future and current donors.
Assist with fundraising and special event coordination
RequirementsCurrently pursuing a Bachelor's degree
Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
Familiar with Microsoft products
Ability to maintain confidentiality of all aspects of job responsibilities
Comfort with a playful, exuberant and mildly irreverent workplace culture