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September 17, 2014

Hinsdale Humane Society
Industry: Non-Profit
Experience: None
Salary: Academic Credit
Ad Expires:
May 11, 2013
Job ID: 1484957

Summer Intern: Hinsdale Humane Society Marketing/Advertising and Special Events

The Hinsdale Humane Society in located in the western suburbs of Chicago. Please see our website to learn more about us!

POSITION Summer. Approximately 3 months, 25 hours per week. Some nights and weekends required. For students who have completed sophomore or junior year of college.

JOB DESCRIPTION The Internship will offer experience in special events planning, media relations, graphic design, and donor solicitation. The Intern will work with staff and volunteers through exciting, high profile events and will learn about the inner workings of a successful nonprofit animal welfare organization.

• Support various events, including our annual Pet Walk and our outdoor birthday party • Create invitations and other marketing materials as needed • Assist with our printed newsletter and electronic communications • Assist in special mailings • Learn about fundraising • Other general clerical duties required as they apply.

COMPENSATION: If applicable, credit hours will be allocated according to your University standards. Upon completion of the internship, a $1,000 scholarship is awarded.

REQUIREMENTS • Demonstrated proven leadership skills • Professional demeanor • Attention to detail • Excellent written and verbal communication skills • Excellent organization skills • Excellent follow through skills • Microsoft applications Word, Publisher, PowerPoint and Excel are mandatory

To apply, please submit resume and letter of introduction to

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