Sisterhood Internships

It is our goal to provide college students and young professionals the opportunity to gain valuable hands-on experience, mentoring and career exploration opportunities within a non-profit setting, while giving back to others.

By participating in the Sisterhood Internship program, individuals are able to gain college credit, professional experience in a non-profit setting, exposure to expressive arts and girl-empowering events and the chance to collaborate with peers from all over Seattle.

We are currently accepting applications for individuals to dedicate their time and skills for six months in a number of ways:

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Quality Assurance Specialist

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Community Outreach Specialist

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Resource Development Specialist

Job Description (2 Positions)

Accounting Specialist

Benefits:

  • $1,000 stipend upon successful completion of internship
  • Casual, professional work environment with an authentic sisterhood culture
  • Monthly mileage allowance
  • Free professional development training; access to up to $300 for additional preapproved trainings related to this position
  • Employment opportunities for successful completion of internship
  • College credit through an independent study or internship course (speak with your school advisor)

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Commitment to and passion for the mission, vision  and values of You Grow Girl! and the ability to share that commitment and enthusiasm with others.
  • A professional manner, effective work relationship and customer service attitude for interaction with participants, co-workers, volunteers, partner agencies, donors, Board members, and the general public.
  • A minimum of 2 years of relevant volunteer of paid experience in fields: nonprofit, communications, sales, accounting, marketing, outreach, fiance, mental health or youth development.
  • Skilled in using Microsoft Office Suite: including: Word, Excel, Outlook, Publisher, Access, Etc.
  • Self-starter with the ability to manage time effectively.
  • Strong performance orientation and skillful strategic thinking.
  • Proactive and professional attitude; team player.
  • A high degree of integrity in dealing with confidential information (e.g. donor, program participants and financials).
  • Extreme attention to detail; strong interpersonal, organizational and communications skills both oral and written.
  • Exceptional organizational and time-management skills; able to meet commitments and deadlines.
  • Respond quickly and efficiently to ever-changing situations, while working in a fast-paced environment; a high degree of flexibility.
  • Daily attendance and punctuality required.
  • A sense of humor and positive attitude; able to find a balance for self-care.

Internship begins: June 19, 2017 and ends: December 19, 2017

Application Deadline May 31, 2017

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