DescriptionIdeal student Majors: Marketing, Communications, Business, Economics, Pre-Law, Anthropolgy, Women's Studies, Sociology
Phoster Candles is an organization working with major business leaders to help end human trafficking.
Working with Phoster Candles will offer an opportunity to learn the inner workings of a business as it gets launched and becomes a leader in its field. Interns will work directly with primary decision makers and be able to offer their ideas in the interactive process.
The leaders of the company have vast life experiences, not only in business, but in Public Health and Law. This is an opportunity for non-business majors to see how their background knowledge can be applied in unconventional ways.
Phoster Candles is looking for multiple interns in the areas of business, awareness, and major international social issues.
Ideal Students: with an interest in social causes and illuminating poverty, Students with an entrepreneural spirit.
Phoster Candles was created in 2012 by a team of fellows from Movement 121 (a social company whose goal is to transform the lives of 1,000,000 people in poverty).
Phoster Candles is a social start-up company whose purpose is to Illuminate the Path out of Poverty. Manufactured in Seattle, with essential oils produced by genocide widows in Rwanda, and impoverished farmers in India, South Africa, and Ethiopia.
ResponsibilitiesInterns will have a combination of any of the following responsibilities:
initiate/continue relations with Phoster Business, Awareness, and Cause partners
Crafting Social Media marketing Campaigns
Creating spreadsheets and financial analysis
Identifying consumer niches
Creating business models for customer service, inventory, and more.
Identify awareness partners and organization
Establish/continue relations with current awareness partners
Create action toolkits
Identify marketing needs
Work with team to create signature events
Informal Interview prior to start
Willingness to work with virtual team
Willingness to be part of a start-up company
Creativity, flexibility,passio for helping others
Currently Unpaid, Priority Employment status upon successful/satisfactory completion, Ability to give academic credit for participating schools.