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Haitian Education and Leadership Program (HELP)


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Published 26 days ago

February 17, 2020
May 5, 2020
$15/hour

Our Mission:

The Haitian Education & Leadership Program (HELP) provides merit-based and need-based scholarships for top high school graduates to attend the best universities in Haiti. HELP scholarships provide opportunity for deserving young people to make a significant contribution to the growth of the trained middle class and change the long-standing inequities and the rigid class structure of Haitian society. HELP is based in Port-au-Prince, Haiti and our development office is located in Manhattan.


Overview of the Role:

HELP is seeking a motivated, dynamic individual to support a dynamic development office. The ideal candidate will be adaptable, hard-working, and enthusiastic about our mission. This is a great opportunity for someone interested in gaining valuable experience in the non-profit sector. We are open to customizing the experience to meet the needs and interests of the individual.


Responsibilities:

·                Support donor acknowledgements, data entry, reporting, and database management

·                Assist with drafting and proofreading development materials such as newsletters, direct mail, and email communications

·                Assist with maintaining HELP online presence and media files (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, online cache of photos and videos, etc.)

·                Answer phones and retrieve and sort mail

·                Assist with purchasing, simple accounting, and maintenance of supplies.

·                Research and reporting on special projects as needed


Qualifications:

·                A commitment to the mission and values of HELP

·                Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook), with the ability to learn other systems. 

·                Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail

·                The ability to work independently and as a member of a small team in a fast-paced environment

·                Strong research, writing, and communication skills

·                French and/or Creole desired  


Schedule: 10-20 hours per week  

Deadline: Position is open until filled.


Our Mission:

The Haitian Education & Leadership Program (HELP) provides merit-based and need-based scholarships for top high school graduates to attend the best universities in Haiti. HELP scholarships provide opportunity for…

Details at a glance

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  • Paid

How to Apply

Please email resume and cover letter to:  admin@uhelp.net with the subject line “Communications and Development Intern Application”. 

Please email resume and cover letter to:  admin@uhelp.net with the subject line “Communications and Development Intern Application”. 

Location

64 Fulton Street, Suite 1102, New York, NY 10038

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