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4742 N. 24th Street, Suite 400
Posted: September 21 2016
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DescriptionDuration: Spring—January 17, 2017—May 5, 2017 (20 hours/week)
The Make-A-Wish internship program is designed for current undergraduate or graduate students who have a goal of being a leader in the non-profit sector. The purpose of the internship program is to help undergraduate and/or graduate students further cultivate their skills through a real-life work experience.
The HR Recruitment Internship provides the opportunity to learn many phases of the hiring process including job recruitment, interview coordination and personnel file management. There is also the opportunity to contribute to strategic discussions regarding human resources and take part in projects that will positively impact the engagement of the employees of the Foundation.
ResponsibilitiesDuties & Responsibilities:
Throughout the internship, duties and responsibilities could include:
Posting open employment opportunities, utilizing online recruitment sources and applicant tracking technologies
Analyzing and elevating the selection process
Drafting, editing and archiving job descriptions
Assisting with processing background checks and telephone screenings
Participating in special projects as they are determined
Knowledge and Abilities:
Knowledge of human resources and interview techniques, either through coursework or professional experience
Excellent communication skills with the ability to confidently and clearly communicate information verbally and in writing
Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality with employee and candidate information
Proficiency in MS Suite and internet research tools
Some volunteer experience preferred, although not required
The ideal intern will be a Junior or Senior working toward a Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) or higher, preferably with an emphasis in Human Resource Management. Knowledge of and experience with the Make-A-Wish mission and service population is preferred.