New Jersey: Student Event Intern 2017

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Organization: Clean Water Action. Location: Long Branch, NJ. Compensation: Unpaid student intern, earn course credits and valuable experience. Required Education: Currently working towards undergraduate or graduate degree in Communications and Marketing, Event Planning, Public Policy, Environmental Policy or related degree.

Description: Clean Water Action's interns are actively involved in all areas of the organization, and play a vital role in day-to-day operations. We are seeking interns who are well-organized team players with an interest and commitment to environmental policy and education, marketing and communications, non-profits, or event planning. Interning with Clean Water Action is a great way to gain real world experience that could lead to a career in non-profit management, environmental affairs, communications, marketing, or many other avenues. The internship will be approximately 10-15 hours a week. The events intern will work closely with Clean Water Action’s Events & Donor Associate on all aspects of event planning for the organization's upcoming 7th annual charity auction.

Internship Description:

  • Work with Events & Donor Associate to coordinate event logistics
  • Event planning, promotion, and on-site execution including set up and tear down.
  • Maintain up-to-date event documents and action plans.
  • Assist with social media and other online promotions of event.
  • Assist research, list organizing, and obtaining items for charity auction.
  • Offer input into event projects and participate in meetings.
  • Demonstrate strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must have a strong interest in event planning/marketing.
  • Previous event volunteer experience a plus.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • A "can do" attitude and desire to learn.
  • Ability to follow instructions and also work independently.
  • Creative and detail-oriented.
  • Compassion and interest in environmental protection.
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Application Deadline: 
Friday, September 29, 2017
Date Posted: 
Monday, September 11, 2017