Ashoka US: US Partnerships Internship

Internship
Start Date: 
June 12, 2017
Description:

Ashoka is the world’s largest organization of the most forward thinking and innovative social entrepreneurs, made up of over 3,000 Fellows. The Ashoka U.S. Team is seeking a partnerships intern for the Arlington, VA office, located in Rosslyn. This internship is unpaid and will run from June-August, 15-20 hours a week. A strong applicant will be detail-oriented, a quick learner, and willing to work on a team. This position will report to the Community Engagement Manager.

 

The Intern will work with Operations and Finance to:

  • Assist in the management of Salesforce records

  • Research potential new foundations and partnership opportunities

  • Comprise a final report on partnerships strategy moving forward

  • Assist in planning partnerships events around the country

  • Complete other related assignments


Desired Skills:

  • Microsoft Office (specifically Excel)

  • Google Drive

  • Salesforce

  • Experience in collaboration

  • Strong interest in social innovation

  • Strong organizational and communications skills

  • Exceptional writing skills

The internship program at Ashoka attracts dozens of recent graduates and undergraduates. While we are unable to offer pay, we do offer an invaluable experience that will build your career in nonprofit operations and partnerships. The team at Ashoka is extraordinarily invested in the success of our interns. If you believe that you fit this description, please email jgoodwin@ashoka.org with a resume and cover letter. Applications close on May 1st.

 
*All internships at Ashoka are unpaid*