Development Intern




$13.00 per hour

Hours per week

15-20 hours a week. Flexible hours. Will consider applicants for summer-only or full-year internships; please state the duration of your interest in your cover letter.




7 Winthrop Square
4th Floor
United States


The National Consumer Law Center® is seeking a Development Intern in our Boston headquarters to assist with day-to-day administrative and clerical tasks.

Founded in 1969, the National Consumer Law Center® is a nonprofit advocacy organization that seeks to build economic security and family wealth for low-income and other economically disadvantaged Americans. NCLC is the leading source of legal and public policy expertise on consumer issues for lawyers, federal and state policymakers, consumer advocates, journalists, and front-line service providers. Please see our website at

Principal Responsibilities include:

§ Assist Development Associate to improve office processes and with day to day work;

§ Facilitate conference planning under direction from the Events Manager for 2-3 major conference per year and numerous trainings and webinars;

§ Provide research and administrative support in preparation for NCLC’s 50th Anniversary campaign.

§ Work with Administrative Staff on day to day tasks including:

o  Answering phones,

o  Serving as back-up for the front desk as needed,

o  Updating and maintaining office records and library,

o  Organizing and maintaining meeting calendar upon request,

o  Other assistance as necessary;

§ Help maintain the integrity of online databases and website, including E-Tapestry

§ Other tasks as assigned.


·        Current enrollment in a 4 year or community college.

·        Ability to take direction and prioritize a variety of tasks, while maintaining open lines of communication with supervisor and teammates.

·        Exceptional organizational skills, careful attention to detail.

·        Ability to juggle details under pressure while being able to multitask effectively.

·        Proficiency in Microsoft Office  and Google Apps

·        Database and social media experience welcome.

·        Related experience or nonprofit experience preferred.

The National Consumer Law Center is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, and encourages applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability or veteran status, or to other non-work-related factors.

How To Apply

Deadline: Position open until filled but applications are encouraged by June 3rd, 2018.   

E-mail Cover Letter, Resume to:, Subject Line: Development Intern. No phone calls, please.