Political Fundraising Internship

Offered By: 
Doner Fundraising
Job Location: 
Austin
Salary: 
Unpaid
If "Paid", provide rate: 
Willing to pay after trial period
Job Description: 
Purpose: The position of Intern serves as support to associates in event coordination, donor relations, and research. In this position, interns work on a variety of projects and learn facets of political fundraising and corporate event planning. The ideal candidate will be ready to work hard, manage multiple projects, and be willing to adapt quickly to changing demands in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate will also be interested in both federal and state politics. Location: Doner Fundraising is located in Hyde Park – 4605 Avenue D. Key Responsibilities: • Donor database management • Donor calls • Client scheduling and profile updating • Researching and identifying new donors • Assist with event logistics • Creative brainstorming for events and ways to meet fundraising goals • Attend events and fundraisers as needed Responsible to: Julia Lancaster, Associate; Leslie Manzano, Sr. Associate; Kate Doner, Principle Length of Position: Start date asap and proceeding through summer and fall semester, with likelihood of extending position. Time Commitment: 10 + hours a week; flexible schedule with your classes and other commitments. Qualifications: This is not an entry level position. Some office related work experience is required, but fundraising experience is not. You need to be organized, focused, good at multi-tasking, a self-starter, comfortable speaking on the phone, and have good communication skills. Strong knowledge of working in Excel. Dress Code: Office attire is casual. Events require professional or business casual attire.
Application Instructions: 
Please send a complete resume, availability and references to leslie@donerfundraising.com
Degree Status: 
Current Student
Experience Required: 
Preferred
Contact Information: 
If interested, please contact Leslie Manzano at leslie@donerfundraising.com or 512-476-4403 with resume and availability.
Type of Internship: 
Political Campaigns
Posted By: 
Leslie Manzano
Expiration Date: 
Wednesday, July 4, 2018