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Smithsonian Development Internship
Date inactive: 12/19/2013

Employer:The Smithsonian Associates Smithsonian Development Internship

Description: The Smithsonian Associates advances the Institution's mission "to increase and diffuse knowledge" through life-enriching educational and cultural experiences inspired by the Smithsonian's research and collections for DC-region students, families, and adults, and for learning communities nationwide.

Duties:The intern will assist with the daily general office duties in the Development department such as •     Creation of marketing materials, cultivation and stewardship materials for donors •Preparation of acknowledgement letters, grants and sponsor proposals•Conduct online research for grants and donation prospects•Data entry in donor tracking software

Qualifications:• Good research and writing skills•     Professional demeanor, organizational and communication skills• Experience in a work environment interacting successfully with others• Ability to work quickly, and with attention to detail with confidential materials• Familiarity with Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and the Internet

Locations: Washington, D.C.


How To Apply: online at http://intern.si.edu/ and then clicking on the words Smithsonian Online Academic Appointment System (SOLAA).  You will need to answer all questions and attached a resume and writing sample and most recent transcripts.