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Position: Service Specialist Intern

Report To: Director

Hourly Requirements: 12 Hours/Week

Start Date: Jan. 21

End Date: May 13

Compensation: $500 Stipend

Position Summary

Our non profit organization, led by Senator Raymond Lesniak, is looking for a Service Specialist Intern to join our growing team. The ideal applicant will possess skills in event planning, networking, and competence in Google Suite. The successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining communication with local community and educational organizations, assisting in planning events and service projects, and managing databases and email content. Those looking to gain valuable experience in managing nonprofit organizations are encouraged to apply.

Qualifications/Skills

  • GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills (including professional emailing)
  • In-depth working knowledge of Google Suite
  • 2+ years’ experience in event planning and/or business management
  • Knowledge of nonprofit business management
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Knowledge of current events and politics

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create and manage events and service projects
  • Creating advocacy training content
  • Prepare advanced memos
  • Managing contests
  • Build and update lists and databases of local community and educational organizations

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Position: Public Relations Specialist, Intern

Report To: Director of PR & Social Media

Hourly Requirements: 12 Hours/Week

Start Date: Jan. 21

End Date: May 13

Compensation: $500 Stipend

Position Summary

Our non profit organization, led by Senator Raymond Lesniak, is looking for a Public Relations Specialist Intern to join our team this summer. The ideal applicant will possess strong writing and communication skills knowledge in community outreach and media. The selected candidate will be flexible and able to attend Institute events. Those looking to gain valuable online and in-person, media experience are encouraged to apply.

 

Qualifications/Skills

  • GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Communication or related field
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Advanced knowledge in Google Suite
  • Knowledge of basic AP style rules
  • Knowledge of Adobe Suite (LightRoom, InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop) preferred
  • Passion for the PR industry and its best practices

 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create and curate engaging content
  • Effectively utilize organizations blogs
  • Create and distribute press releases
  • Build and update media lists and databases
  • Coordinate and attend various events as a public relations professional

 

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The Lesniak Institute for American Leadership is exempt from tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and qualifies for maximum charitable contribution permitted by law. Our Federal Identification Number is 83-3629808.