Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

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Student Series Campaign Intern

Student Series Campaign Intern

ID 
2018-3238
# of Openings 
1
Locations 
US-NY-Melville
Category 
Internship
FLSA Status 
Volunteer
Type 
Intern

More information about this position

Overview

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), Long Island Chapter is seeking self-motivated and enthusiastic individuals to support our local fundraising campaigns. The intern(s) in this position will help increase overall awareness for LLS’s mission: cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families

 

Selected intern will gain valuable experience in the area(s) of: business and non-profit management; development and fundraising; marketing & PR; event coordination and management; logistics; social media; professionalism; and community relations. Students currently enrolled towards a degree in the following areas are strongly encouraged to apply: American Humanics, Marketing, Public Relations, Communications, Public Administration, Social Work or other related areas of study.

Additional Position Information

This is an unpaid internship that we can consider for course credit.

Responsibilities

• Communication with participating school coordinators via phone and/or email.
• Create fundraising webpages for schools and classrooms
• Prepare and mail prize packages to schools who have completed the program.
• Represent The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and its mission professionally at all times.
• Perform other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications

• High School degree
• Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
• Good interpersonal skills and attention to detail
• Outgoing, positive and can-do attitude
• A demonstrated commitment to the LLS mission and values

 

Physical Demands & Work Environment:
• Physical demands are minimal and typical of similar volunteer roles in comparable organizations.
• Work environment is representative and typical of similar volunteer roles in comparable organizations.

Disclaimer

The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees, and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of employees. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) does not accept resumes from third party recruitment/search firms. Please do not forward resumes to LLS employees or any company locations or email addresses. LLS is not responsible for any fees related to resumes not solicited by LLS Recruiting. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.