Current Volunteer Opportunities - Interns Wanted

 

Media Relations & Marketing Committee Coordinator

Consider working with The Salvation Army - one of the Top most respected charitable organizations in the world. Our The Salvation Army intern mentor has a track record of successful placement of interns in paid positions within the business community.

Responsibilities

  • Experience with Microsoft Office is desired.
  • The position may require data entry and the use of Excel spreadsheets.
  • The position may require knowledge of Word including the mail merge function.
  • Ability to manage a project with minimal supervision.
The internship will require office hours at our location.
 

Requirements

  • The intern will work with experienced program and development staff.
  • The intern experience will be customized to meet needs of the intern to ensure a valuable experience, including specialized training.
  • We anticipate a min. 16 - 20 hour per week opportunity but can accommodate the needs for intern's program requirements.
  • While the internship is offered as unpaid - approved expenses will be reimbursed.
  • Potential for a long term relationship; the successful intern will be considered should staff opportunities become available.
  • The qualified intern will participate in the creation of the Salvation Army's Community PR & Media Program, participating with Salvation Army development and program staff in the creation of program press materials.
  • Assist in the distribution of program press materials for all of our 125th Anniversary Activities - beginning with our June 5th Donut Day Celebration.
  • The position will require telephone interaction with Wilmington Media leaders (Primarily to follow-up on mailings and to set appointments for visits.)
  • Work to coordinate the efforts of our Volunteer Marketing Committee to execute the elements of our 2015 -2016 Strategic Marketing plan.
                                                                                                        
 
The Development office is seeking an  intern to assist in a wide range of Development activities as well as to provide general office support. While this is an un-paid position, it is an excellent opportunity & experience which can only be obtained by working for the state's foremost humanitarian and Christian organization. Candidates could receive school credit through a work/study project.  Proficiency in MS Office suite a must. This is still one more way to help the Salvation Army "Do the Most Good".
 
For further details, contact Carl Colantuono: