Serving more than 30,000 children, families and teachers each year, the Aldo Leopold Nature Center (ALNC), provides unique learning opportunities not only to youth, but also to developing professionals through internships.
ALNC is currently seeking a Development & Public Relations Intern for Spring 2011.
Intern duties may include:
* Drafting copy for publications
* Updating media contact lists
* Conducting internet research of potential corporate supporters
* Soliciting in-kind donations for events
* Assisting with outreach and special events
* Updating social media
This is a great way to gain valuable experience in special event planning, fundraising, public relations and marketing, in addition to completing administrative and special projects. Other responsibilities are available depending on interest and qualifications.
Ideally, the intern should be able commit about 10 hours a week (January 10 – May 1 with the option to stay through the summer). College credit may be available in exchange for the internship.
The requirements for the PR/Development Intern are:
*Moderate proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
*Good written and oral communication skills
*Creative and outgoing personality
*Availability during regular work week
*Willingness to commit to a regular work schedule for a summer or semester.
Individuals interested in this position are asked to contact:
Alanna Medearis, Development/Communications Coordinator
Aldo Leopold Nature Center
300 Femrite Drive
Monona, WI 53716
Please see the attached position description for more information.