Development Internship

Woodstock Farm Sanctuary - High Falls, NY Posted: 3/3/2017 - Paid - Full-time - Apply Before: 12/31/2017

Description:

The internship program at Woodstock Farm Sanctuary provides individuals with a unique opportunity to advocate for and connect with farmed animals, establish community with like-minded people, and obtain real-life (and résumé-worthy!) experience. Interns who are committed to a full 40-hour workweek will be eligible for on-site housing and a weekly $100 cost of living reimbursement.

 

Development Internship

 

Responsibilities and Duties:

 

Assist with mailings, filing, and special projects as needed.

Assist with membership/donation acknowledgments.

Run errands and make post office runs as needed.

Assist with on- or off-site events as needed (might include evening or weekend hours).

Assist with other administrative tasks as needed.

 

 Please apply online only at http://woodstocksanctuary.org/join/internships/

Minimum Requirements:

Qualifications:

 

General customer service and sales skills.

General knowledge of business practices (ability to compose a proper letter, good phone manners, etc.).

Commitment to WFS organizational programs and goals.

Flexibility and openness to a multitude of tasks.

 

Specifications:

 

Volunteer commitment of 20-40 hours per week.

Must be willing to help on weekends and have flexibly to help with some evening hours.

Two month minimum commitment preferred.

 

Benefits:

 

Opportunity to learn more about non-profit administration and business practices.

Working with like-minded and committed animal activists.

Gain experience beneficial for future employment.

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