Internship posted by: Jubilee USA Network
Posted on: January 9, 2013
Have you ever wondered how change happens? Ever wonder if you could be a part of something that will improve the lives of billions around the world? It all starts here.
Applications for the fall are due July 1st, 2013 but we encourage early applicants.
Jubilee USA Network is building an international economy that serves, protects and promotes the participation of the most vulnerable. Jubilee USA Network has won critical global financial reforms and more than $130 billion in debt relief for the world's poorest countries. We are an alliance of more than 75 US organizations, 250 faith communities and 50 Jubilee global partners.
Jubilee internships are for qualified individuals with an expressed interest in working on debt cancellation, human rights and global economic justice. The Jubilee internships provide an exciting opportunity for individuals looking to gain experience in a dynamic nonprofit.
Jubilee USA internships are unpaid but we do have a modest monthly travel stipend. Arrangements can also be made to receive academic credit for the experience.
QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants should have strong written and verbal skills, attention to detail, a passion for working on global justice issues and have a strong knowledge of issues of debt and foreign economic policy. Knowledge of computer programs such as Excel and Word and familiarity with online communications is desired. Ability to work as part of a team is necessary. We give applicants that can work 40 hours a week a higher priority but we are flexible.
Jubilee USA is a small and collaborative organization. Therefore, all interns will assist with the operations of the organization and will have the opportunity to work with the other teams and create projects suited to their particular interests. All Jubilee interns will have the chance to:
The Media and Communications Associate will work directly with the Communications Director. This position will include everyday maintenance and special projects related to both Jubilee USA's internal and external communications including writing and editing online content, organizational resources and press materials. This position is best suited for a student of communications who is interested in engaging in the nuts and bolts of media outreach and relations. Experience preferred.
TO APPLY: Jubilee is currently accepting interns for the fall (Aug/Sept - December). We will also accept early applications for the spring - if you would like to be considered for the spring please specify that in your introductory email.
Applications for the summer are due July 1st, 2013 but we encourage early applicants. Please submit your application to Jubilee USA Network at internships(at)jubileeusa.org with Communications & Media Associate Application in the subjecy line and the following documents attached:
If you have not followed these application instructions, we will not consider your application.