Communications Internship

PAWS Atlanta is looking for an energetic, highly-motivated individual to manage communication efforts while gaining a deeper knowledge of nonprofit fundraising, communications, and special events. This is an unpaid, part-time position. Hours are flexible with ability to work remotely.

Essential Responsibilities

• Develop and maintain communication calendar including e-blasts, direct mail, and social
   media efforts
• Assist in planning, writing and managing bi-weekly eNewsletter
• Update PAWS Atlanta website as needed
• Develop a social media strategy for appeals, fundraisers, special events; increasing    
   social media presence
• Maintain and update the donor database as needed
• Provide general administrative support to the Director of Development 

Additional Qualifications

• A demonstrated commitment to PAWS Atlanta’s mission and values
• Ability to work minimum of 16 hours per week, with ability to work remotely
• Exceptional knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (experience with Salesforce
   database a plus)
• Desire to learn more about marketing, communications, and fundraising
• Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills 
• Self-starter who is able respond to deadlines in a fast-paced environment

Internship Objectives

• Gain experience in project management, communications, marketing, fundraising, and
   day-to-day operations of a nonprofit
• Enhance communication and fundraising skills 
• Learn to use nonprofit software such as Salesforce 
• Better understanding of Atlanta nonprofit network

Community Events Internship

PAWS Atlanta is looking for an energetic, highly-motivated individual to manage community events and provide administrative support while gaining a deeper knowledge of nonprofit fundraising, special events, and operations. This is an unpaid, part-time position, with the ability to work remotely

Essential Responsibilities

• Manage third party fundraising events – research, create, and maintain a relationship
   with third party coordinator, market event to PAWS Atlanta donors and volunteers,
   attend the event
• Assist in event planning and management for signature event, Party for the PAWS –
   duties include contacting vendors, soliciting and managing auction items, working with
   committees, event set-up, and volunteer management
• Develop a social media strategy for fundraisers and special events; increasing social
   media presence
• Maintain and update the donor database as needed
• Provide general administrative support to the Director of Development 
• Must be able to work some evenings and weekends

Additional Qualifications

• A demonstrated commitment to PAWS Atlanta’s mission and values
• Ability to work minimum of 16 hours per week, with ability to work remotely
• Exceptional knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (experience with Salesforce
  database a plus)
• Desire to learn more about fundraising and philanthropy
• Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills 
• Self-starter who is able respond to deadlines in a fast-paced environment

Internship Objectives

• Gain experience in fundraising, philanthropy, event management, and day-to-day
   operations of a nonprofit
• Enhance communication and fundraising skills 
• Learn to use nonprofit software such as Salesforce 
• Better understanding of Atlanta nonprofit network

Georgia Gives Day Campaign Manager Internship

PAWS Atlanta is looking for an energetic, highly-motivated individual to manage Georgia Gives Day campaign efforts while gaining a deeper knowledge of nonprofit fundraising, communications, and marketing. This is an unpaid, part-time position with the ability to work remotely.

Essential Responsibilities

• Manage Georgia Gives Day campaign, researching resources and successful strategies,
   incentives, and possible match
• Develop and implement strategy
• Develop and implement communications calendar and plan; increasing social media
   presence
• Provide general administrative support to the Director of Development 

Additional Qualifications

• A demonstrated commitment to PAWS Atlanta’s mission and values
• Ability to work minimum of 16 hours per week, with ability to work remotely
• Exceptional knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (experience with Salesforce      
   database a plus)
• Desire to learn more about marketing, communications, and fundraising
• Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills 
• Self-starter who is able respond to deadlines in a fast-paced environment

Internship Objectives

• Gain experience in project management, communications, marketing, fundraising, and     day-to-day operations of a nonprofit
• Enhance communication and fundraising skills 
• Learn to use nonprofit software such as Salesforce 
• Better understanding of Atlanta nonprofit network

No phone calls please.

Interested applicants please email cover letter and resume to Suzie Sloan at ssloan@pawsatlanta.org.

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