Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Internship of the Week: CfLI Summer Intern

Looking to get involved over the summer & build you leadership skills right here on campus?
Consider apply for the 
CfLI Summer Internship

The Organization:
The Center for Leadership and Involvement (CfLI) is a comprehensive student involvement and leadership center located in the Red Gym. As a department within the Division of Student Life at the University of Wisconsin – Madison, we help to cultivate and engage students through practical leadership skill development and involvement experiences. CfLI promotes involvement through student organizations, student employment, research and internship opportunities, volunteering and service learning, study abroad opportunities and intramurals and recreational sports.

The Position:
The Summer Intern will work under the supervision of the Assistant Director of Involvement. Primary responsibilities will include working at the SOAR Resource Fair to answer any questions that students and their parents have, presenting during the SOAR Info Session for parents, engaging in marketing the Center's opportunities, as well as the opportunity to work on a tailored project.

Qualifications desired

  • Organized and responsible 
  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft word and excel
  • Creative and innovative
  • Comprehensive oral and written skills
  • Excellent work ethic and shows willingness to learn
  • Graphic design experience (i.e. InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator) is desired 

The Details:
Location: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Time Period: May 20, 2013- late August
Compensation: Unpaid; potential for college credit
Desired Background: Open to all majors
Organization Contact: Claire Jennings; involvement@studentlife.wisc.edu
Organization Website: http://www.cfli.wisc.edu/878.htm

Application Deadline: Friday April 12, 2013 at 5:00pm CST

Monday, March 11, 2013

Internship of the Week: Resource Development Intern at the United Way of Dane County

Want to engages the community, strengthen local nonprofits to achieve measurable results and change lives?

Consider applying for the 
United Way of Dane County Resource Development Summer Internship 

The Organization:
United Way of Dane County is creating measurable results for health and human service issues in Dane County. We are ending family homelessness, ensuring academic achievement among youth, helping seniors remain independent in homes of their choosing, and so much more. 

The Position:
The organization seeks a motivated, detail-oriented, self-starter with an interest in non-profit fundraising who can fill an integral role in our Resource Development department. Located at 2059 Atwood Avenue on the near east side of Madison and on the bus line, their location is accessible even for those students who do not have access to a vehicle.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Conduct research on current and potential donors by reviewing local and national news and business publications. 
  • Contact local businesses to get a sense of their charitable plans.
  • Provide support for volunteer training sessions and campaign events as needed, including materials assembly.
  • Update donor information in the organizational database.
  • Develop content for electronic, departmental and donor communications.
  • Assist in the production of large-scale mailing projects.
  • Safeguard the confidentiality of donor information at all times.
  • Perform other tasks as assigned.

**Additional desired qualifications, application details & requirements can be found on BuckyNet

The Details:

Location: Madison, WI
Time Period: Mid May - mid August, 2013-- approximately 20 hours/week
Compensation: Unpaid
Desired Background: All majors (see posting for desired qualifications)
Organization Contact: Marisa Menzel
Organization Website: www.unitedwaydanecounty.org
BuckyNet ID: 59690

Application Deadline: March 29, 201

Monday, March 4, 2013

Internship of the Week: Summer Internship at Allrecipes.com

Interested in Food? 
Looking for an opportunity to do real, productive work that matters? 
Consider a Summer Internship with Allrecipes.com

The Organization:

Allrecipes is the world’s largest digital food brand, receiving 750 million annual visits from home cooks around the world who discover and share personal food experiences through recipes, reviews, photos, videos, profiles, and blog posts. Since launching in 1997, the Seattle-based company’s sites, apps and eBooks have served as a dynamic, indispensable resource for cooks of all skill levels seeking trusted recipes, entertaining ideas, everyday and holiday meal solutions and practical cooking tips.

Allrecipes is a collaborative, innovative, data-driven environment where you can quickly see the results of your efforts. The organization is part of Meredith Corporation, the leading media and marketing company serving American women.

The Position:

An Allrecipes intern is hard working, ready to work with diverse teams and deliver projects that help support the organization's vision.To be the ideal intern, you should be fun and a little silly, because so are they! You be ready to learn from them, because they are ready to learn from you!

Primary Responsibilities: 
-Work with supervisor on assigned projects
-Communicate progress to assigned team through weekly meetings or 1 on 1’s
-Be able to think strategically and act tactically.
-Willing to roll up your sleeves and do what needs to be done.
-Uphold and evangelize Allrecipes core culture values and the Allrecipes brand values in everyday responsibilities.

Additional Qualifications& Requirements: 
-Desire to learn and adapt every day to figure new things out!
-Must be able to live and work in the Seattle, WA area during your internship.

The Details:
Location: Seattle, WA
Time Period: June 17-August 23, 2013 (10-week program)
Compensation: Paid
Desired Background: Jr., Sr., Recent grad (past 6 months), or Graduate Student. ALL MAJORS
Organization Contact: Andrew Marse
Organization Website: www.allrecipes.com
BuckyNet ID: 59473

**Additional application details & requirements can be found on BuckyNet

Application Deadline: March 27, 2013