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Community Engagement Intern - Elizabeth

🚀 Summer Internship

Elizabeth

AI generated summary

  • You must be adaptable, fluent in English, culturally aware, and excel in communication and collaboration. Proficiency in Microsoft Office is essential for this role.
  • You will assist with data maintenance, event attendance, volunteer recruitment, program data analysis, and other community engagement tasks as needed. Attend meetings and participate in staff development programs.

Summer Internship

Government & PoliticsElizabeth

Description

  • This volunteer assignment is located within the Community Engagement Department, whose purpose is to establish strong, mutually-beneficial connections between the community and the IRC in NJ order to garner, in-kind and volunteer resources for clients. The Community Engagement Volunteer will work closely with the Community Engagement Manager and Community Sponsorship Coordinator towards these goals in order to enhance the IRC in NJ’s ability to meet client needs. This position is an unpaid volunteer assignment and requires a minimum of 10 hours a week for at least three months

Requirements

  • Ability to work effectively in an environment that is multi-cultural and multi-lingual, experience using interpreters desired
  • Highly effective communication skills, demonstrating strong partnership skills, emotional intelligence, and situational awareness
  • Highly adaptable and flexible self-starter with ability to work independently as well as
  • collaborate with others, juggle multiple priorities, and meet deadlines in a demanding work environment
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Fluency in English; written and spoken
  • Working Environment: Standard office working environment with regular local travel within the service delivery area.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Government & Politics

Responsibilities

  • Assist in maintaining accurate, up-to-date data across pertinent databases;
  • Collect and record community engagement prospect information
  • Attend community engagement events and information sessions
  • Assist in recruiting volunteers, interns, community sponsors and Americorps members;
  • Help maintain accurate, up-to-date data across pertinent databases;
  • Record and analyze program data pertaining to volunteers, interns, community sponsors and Americorps members;
  • Compile and post volunteer descriptions as needed;
  • Assist with community engagement, volunteer recruiting and management, external communications, in-kind donations related tasks as needed;
  • Attend and actively participate in staff meetings and special staff development programs.

Details

Work type

Part time

Work mode

office

Location

Elizabeth