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Internship

Operations Intern- Spring/Summer 2024 Unpaid

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Wichita

AI generated summary

  • You need strong communication skills, attention to detail, initiative, and a passion for helping others in a multicultural setting. Experience in non-profits or relevant coursework is a plus. Join us at IRC for a rewarding opportunity to make a difference.
  • You will assist with tracking, accepting, and distributing in-kind donations, identifying necessary items for clients, and procuring goods from vendors to support IRC clients' self-sufficiency. Attend meetings and support staff in donor outreach.

Off-cycle Internship

Business, Operations & StrategyWichita

Description

  • This internship is located within the Operations Department, whose purpose is to provide clients with the necessary goods, as well as to keep inventory of procurement and donations. The Operations Intern will work closely with the Inventory Specialist and Supply Chain Specialist, finance, development, and programs towards these goals in order to enhance the IRC in Kansas’ ability to meet IRC client needs. This position reports to the Operations Manager.

Requirements

  • Effective communication and writing skills with a strong attention to detail
  • Creativity and initiative to follow through on projects
  • A strong desire to help people and enthusiasm to work in a multi-cultural setting
  • Prior experience in a non-profit setting a plus :
  • Prior relevant coursework preferred
  • IRC leading the way from harm to home.
  • IRC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Business, Operations & Strategy

Responsibilities

  • Assist with tracking in-kind donations for IRC’s inventory tracking system.
  • Work with staff to identify in-kind donations that are most necessary for IRC clients.
  • Support with the acceptance and distribution of in-kind donations, and necessary documentation.
  • Identify potential donors of household goods and other in-kind goods that will assist clients in achieving self-sufficiency.
  • Attend and actively participate in staff meetings.
  • Assist with procurement.
  • Work with staff to identify vendors for items for clients.

Details

Work type

Part time

Work mode

office

Location

Wichita