Internship - Special Event

internship - full time, paid

American Diabetes Association
Metairie, LA
Closed
Posted 54 Days ago
American Diabetes Association
Metairie, LA
internship - full time, paid
Posted 54 Days ago

Description

Internship - Special Events (unpaid) American Diabetes Association - Metairie, LA3.9 1 day agoPart-timeEstimated: $18,000 - $24,000 a year Apply Now Skills * Public Relations * Public Speaking * Proofreading * Organizational Skills * Events Management Benefits * Flexible Schedule Internship - Special Events (unpaid) - (190000BE) Description The American Diabetes Association is proud to announce the availability of an internship with our Special Events team! This internship presents the opportunity to contribute to the Association's dynamic special events efforts while gaining invaluable experience in public relations and communication. This internship is a great opportunity for someone pursuing a career in marketing, public health, nutrition, non-profit and/or event production. The ideal candidate must be energetic, a team player, results-oriented and dedicated to the achievement of personal and team goals. This internship requires a candidate with confidence in interpersonal communication and public speaking, excellent writing skills, and a passion for making a difference in the lives of people with and affected by diabetes. Responsibilities Assist in mission outreach to donors, businesses, sponsors, and volunteers by phone and mail for engagement in the Associations signature events Assist with mailings and package assembly Utilizes social network platforms to promote events Attend designated and promotional local Association events, and assist staff as necessary Tackle area strategies through research Other duties as assigned Qualifications Commitment to a flexible work schedule of at least 15 hours per week during standard business hours, with occasional nights and weekends A tech savvy approach and willingness to learn Knowledge of event management preffered Strong writing, editing and proofreading skills Self-motivated, detail-oriented and strong organizational skills Ability to work independently and with Association staff Strong customer service skills Take Your Education on a Mission Are you looking for an internship that directly impacts your community and beyond? Are you looking for an intern opportunity that directly impacts the community you live in? More than 30 million Americans have diabetes and 84 million Americans have pre-diabetes. This is your opportunity to begin a rewarding career with a premier voluntary health organization that supports people with diabetes. Our employees like working at the Association because of our mission, the inclusive environment, work-life balance, our benefits, and our culture. Joining our dedicated team affords the gratification of knowing beyond a doubt that you will impact the lives and well-being of millions. Equal Employment Opportunity It is the policy of the American Diabetes Association to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. To find out more about us as well as other exciting and fulfilling career opportunities please visit us at http://www.diabetes.org/. Together We Can Stop Diabetes! Primary Location: US-LA-Metairie Work Locations: LA02 Metairie LA 2424 Edenborn Ave. Ste 470 Metairie 70001 Job: Intern Organization: ADA BU Schedule: Temporary Internship Job Type: Part-time Job Posting: Apr 26, 2019, 1:15:32 PM

Skills

event management, public relations, sponsorship, organization, special events, event production, interpersonal communication, motivation, premiere, customer service, marketing, public speaking, research, editing, writing

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