Internships

Communications and administrative support internship

Global Camps Africa is seeking a qualified volunteer intern to assist with operational support, donor relations, and community engagement. This internship will be up to 20 hours per week (flexibility based on internship requirements), located in Lynchburg, Virginia, and will begin in the Fall of 2019.

Responsibilities

  • Working closely with the Office Manager and Executive Director

  • Administrative duties including, but not limited to: working with donor database, running donation and mailing reports, analyzing return on investment for various fundraising campaigns, mailing donor acknowledgement letters

  • Researching current news about world HIV/AIDS issues and events

  • Drafting and posting to social media sites and organization’s blog

  • Researching and implementing best-practices in digital marketing

  • Presenting creative ideas that will enhance Global Camps Africa’s visibility among target audiences through earned media, social media, and outreach campaigns.

  • Formulating and proposing strategies for engagement with college and university students

Qualifications

This is an excellent opportunity for a student seeking broad, non-profit experience and significant responsibility at the internship level.

  • High school diploma

  • Outstanding communication, writing, and research skills

  • Proficiency with social media sites and Google Apps

  • Ability to work independently with limited direct supervision

  • Willingness to learn and enthusiasm for working on a small team

  • Demonstrated desire to add value and stretch beyond basic expectations to make an impact

APPLICATION PROCESS

Please submit the following:

  1. Resume with related experience

  2. Cover Letter expressing interest

  3. Three references

    Please email completed documents to info@globalcampsafrica.org by September 20, 2019.