The Consortium for Ocean Leadership is offering a part-time Washington, DC-based internship supporting the mission and work of Consortium for Ocean Leadership by assisting with areas of nonprofit management including board relations and governance.
The internship is designed to further professional development for current or recently graduated students by working with Consortium for Ocean Leadership’s board relations and executive office staff. The intern will support the executive office and Chief of Staff in facilitating the organization’s relationships and communications with Consortium for Ocean Leadership member institutions, Board members, and other key stakeholders and community leaders. The intern will work in partnership with the Chief of Staff to support activities related to the Board of Trustees and with the Manager, Executive Office in overall facility-related services and activities.
Qualified applicants will possess (or be in the final stages of pursuing) a bachelor’s degree, as well as an interest in working with the board and executive management organizational levels. Experience with executive office and corporate operations, corporate structure, etc. is a plus but not required. Qualified applicants will also possess strong organizational and time management skills; initiative; common sense; ability to work on multiple projects with a minimum of supervision; excellent written and oral communication skills; ability to handle multiple tasks; and strong interpersonal skills. Intermediate to advanced skills for regular, unsupervised work on documents in MS Word, Excel, Adobe Acrobat, and web-based research are also required.
The intern will work a regular, part-time schedule of 19 hours per week, but the work hours schedule is flexible during the day. The internship will run from March 2018 through September 2018, however the end date is negotiable. The intern will be paid an hourly rate of $14.00 and will be eligible for certain benefits including accrued sick leave and a commuting subsidy.
Please send a cover letter and resume to: email@example.com with the subject header “Part-Time Nonprofit Management Intern 2018”; mailing address: 1201 New York Ave., N.W., 4th Floor, Washington, D.C. 20005; phone: (202) 787-1642.