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Girl Scouts Nation’s Capital- Development Department Intern (125 views)

Washington, DC
December 4, 2017

POSITION: Development Intern, Spring Semester 2018

REPORTS TO: Development Department Staff

Primary Areas of Responsibility:

The Development Intern is responsible for organizing and delivering key components of select projects, events, and donation solicitations for The Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital. The incumbent will assist with items related to department efforts, including but not limited to: development department special events, the annual giving campaign (SHARE), grant funder research, and other various tasks.

Specific Duties:

  • Assist with the planning and implementation of department special events
  • Organize, recruit volunteers, and lead phone thank-a-thons to our members and donors
  • Manage aspects of donor acknowledgement
  • Assist PR Department with marketing and social media plans for various fundraising campaigns
  • Conduct research related to Foundation and Corporate donors
  • Maintain regular contact with Development Team regarding project updates and potential challenges
  • Update donor profiles in DonorPerfect
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail in a fast-paced environment

Superb oral and written communication skills

Ability to be creative and flexible in your work

Professional appearance and demeanor

Ability to work effectively with adults and volunteers

This position requires occasional evening hours

Knowledge of Salesforce, DonorPerfect or other fundraising software a plus