Summer/Part Time | Washington, DC | Internship | Paid
Overview: The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is the nation's most effective environmental action group, combining the grassroots power of 1.4 million members and online activists with the courtroom clout and expertise of nearly 500 lawyers, scientists and other professionals to fight for the planet and its people in the halls of Congress, communities across the country, and nations around the globe. NRDC was founded in 1970 and our staff helped write some of America's bedrock environmental and natural resources laws, including the federal fisheries law and the Oil Pollution Act, and many of the implementing regulations; our fisheries cases played a major role shaping current fisheries policy throughout the country. Today, our staff – a force for nature - work out of offices in New York, Washington, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Bozeman, Montana and Beijing.
Position Summary:NRDC is seeking an intern to work with the Administration/Facilities Department in our DC office. The intern will work on many facilities management and sustainability projects. The candidate must be able to efficiently handle administrative tasks such as proofreading and preparing materials, scheduling and coordinating project meetings, handling phone calls, processing invoices, and maintain office supply inventory. The ideal candidate will have excellent administrative and organizational skills, sound judgment; strong interpersonal skills, and be able to support consensus-based decision with a flexible, innovative approach to resolving issues.
The internship is for six months. Hours are generally 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Start and end dates and other scheduling details are negotiable. The compensation is $15 per hour and the intern will work 5 days a week.
NRDC is committed to workplace diversity and inclusion. We are equal opportunity employers and do not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. We offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and a pleasant working environment. Salary is based on a nonprofit scale and commensurate with experience.
To apply, please create a profile and upload your resume and cover letter. Please no phone calls, emails, faxes or in-person resume drop-offs. Please reference where you saw this posting. NRDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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For further information about NRDC, please visit www.nrdc.org
Full Time | NYC | Entry Level
Be the first of your friends to declare, “I love where I work!” and actually mean it. Laugh hard and work hard with some of the best and brightest in the tech industry.
GrubHub is the nation's leading online and mobile food-ordering company dedicated to connecting hungry diners with local takeout restaurants. The GrubHub portfolio of brands includes GrubHub, Seamless, MenuPages and Allmenus. The company's online and mobile ordering platforms allow diners to order directly from thousands of takeout restaurants across the country and London, and every order is supported by the company's 24/7 customer service. GrubHub has offices in Chicago, New York City and London.
With a career at GrubHub, you can order your cake and eat it, too!
We are looking for smart and scrappy ways to surprise, delight and incite our diners to spread the gospel. We believe that evangelism goes a long way toward making us successful. To that end, we’re looking for a Growth Marketing Associate that can help to create and manage various efforts to connect GrubHub Inc. brands to new and existing diners.
About the Opportunity:
We are looking for a self-motivated Marketing Associate to join our team. Reporting to the Manager of Growth Marketing, this position will play a critical hands-on role in our business to lead, and drive the growth of our customer base.
This position will be responsible for driving new customer growth through a variety of platforms, with a focus on optimizing acquisition metrics such as conversion rates, cost per acquisition (CPA), and ROI by campaign. In this role you’ll work with the Growth Marketing Manager to drive the strategy while executing and optimizing a variety of campaigns.
Some Challenges You’ll Tackle:
Summer Fellow: Research & Communications
June/July/August 2016Stipend up to $1700/month, depending on experience, education level, and availability
The Research & Communications Summer Fellow will support the implementation of The Workers Lab’s research agenda and communications strategy in the following areas:
Social Media & Communications
Interpersonal Skills and Competencies Required
This fellowship will last the duration of the summer months until late Aug/early Sep. The Summer Fellow will work closely with the Special Advisor on Research & Communications. Fellows will receive up to $1700/month stipend depending on experience, education level, and availability. Please submit a short cover letter and resume firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.
Summer / Part Time | NYC | Paid| Internship
About ECHOING GREEN:
For nearly 30 years, Echoing Green has unleashed next-generation talent to solve the world’s biggest problems. These leaders, who spend their lives working with purpose, define their generations; they make society better.
Echoing Green continues to build a global community of emerging leaders–almost 700 and growing–who launched Teach For America, City Year, One Acre Fund, SKS Microfinance, and more. Whether it’s through our Fellowships or our other innovative leadership initiatives, we unleash unexpected potential by tracking down the best and the brightest leaders, bringing them together, and launching them on a path to success.
We drive social progress further, faster.
About the Position:
Echoing Green is seeking a part-time intern to work with the development department on fundraising and data analysis projects. This is an exciting position for an individual that is interested in learning more about social entrepreneurship, grant writing, database management, and fundraising for non-profits.
The internship will be located in our headquarters in New York City.
You must be available to work a minimum of 15 hours per week, for roughly 2 months at $15 per hour, commensurate with experience. This position is non-exempt, without benefits. Include a compelling cover letter that very specifically describes why you would be a good fit for this particular position.
Echoing Green is an at-will employer. Echoing Green is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, cultural heritage, ancestry, political belief, age, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability or veteran status.
Full Time | Chicago | Entry Level | Due by Jun 19
The Executive Administrative Assistant I position in the Department of Fleet and Facility Management (2FM) provides confidential secretarial and administrative support to the Deputy Commissioner of Architecture, Construction and Engineering.
Relieves the Deputy of clerical and administrative type functions including overseeing the work of other administrative office support staff in the executive office
Demonstrates organizational skills, implementing administrative work procedures to ensure office of the Deputy runs smoothly and efficiently
Screens visitors and telephone calls; takes messages and uses judgment in forwarding calls to appropriate personnel for response and resolution
Maintains the Deputy’s calendar and schedules appointments; schedules meeting rooms and manages meeting arrangements and logistics
Briefs and prepares Deputy for meetings
Relays requests for information and directives from the Deputy to departmental staff and provides status reports
Provides summaries of incoming mail, meeting requests and other items requiring the Deputy’s attention and response
Takes dictations and transcribes; takes notes at meetings and prepares summaries
Reviews correspondence and other materials requiring Deputy’s signature before presenting for signature
Maintains confidentiality of all materials and files
Communicates with departmental managers, city official and external customers to apprise the Deputy on the status of various projects or of critical issues
Demonstrates ability to use MS Word and Excel in typing a variety of correspondence and creating spreadsheets and databases to maintain and track information, Microsoft Access, a plus
Prepares Power Point materials including charts and presentations
Conducts research and prepares correspondence in response to inquiries or information requests for the Deputy’s signature
Works on special projects and handles special assignments as directed by Deputy
Makes travel and hotel arrangements and prepares paperwork for travel reimbursements
Other job related duties as assigned
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university, plus one year of work experience performing secretarial and/or administrative support functions; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience Licensure, Certification, or Other Qualifications
Must be able to demonstrate skill in using MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint software
Excellent organizational and communication skills required Education & Employment Verification:
Please be advised that if you are selected to be hired you must provide, upon request, adequate information regarding your educational and employment history as it relates to the qualifications of the position for which you are applying. If the City of Chicago cannot verify this information, any offer extended to you will be withdrawn and you will not be hired. Residency Requirement: An employee must be an actual resident of the City of Chicago. Proof of residency will be required at the time of employment. City of Chicago is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Posting Date: June 1, 2016 Closing Date: June 19, 2016 Starting Salary: $46,596.00/Annually INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLY: Interested candidates must submit a Cover Letter and Resume Email to: Sandra.Smith@cityofchicago.org Subject Line: Executive Administrative Assistant I
Full Time | Brooklyn, NY | Entry Level
Brooklyn Legal Services seek an intake paralegal to join our housing law practice. The position may be located in any of our four offices.
The Housing Law Unit preserves affordable housing for Brooklyn's low-income communities through representation of low-income tenants in eviction proceedings, collaboration with community based organizations, and affirmative litigation to challenge abusive and discriminatory behaviors that displace low-income families and eliminate affordable housing. Recent affirmative cases and community projects include a Fair Housing case against a landlord with a record of harassing Black tenants, numerous cases which implicate the continued affordability of buildings that received tax breaks and incentives in the mid-80's and were consequently subject to regulatory agreements for the last thirty years, and a coordinated litigation campaign to protect rent regulated tenants in buildings in foreclosure. We are looking for a candidate who is excited to work in a fast-paced environment and to use creative strategies and collaborations in the pursuit of justice.
Brooklyn Legal Services' housing practice seeks to preserve affordable housing for New York City's low-income communities through representation of low-income tenants in Housing Court eviction proceedings, collaboration with community based organizations, and affirmative litigation in State and Federal courts. Our housing advocates work closely with other LSNYC practices, including government benefits and family law, to advance the rights of our clients.
Experience and Qualifications
The intake paralegal responsibilities will include conducting intake, gathering client information and coordinating follow-up services, providing legal guidance with the assistance of attorneys, and assisting case-handlers on client related matters. Occasional evening and weekend intake may be required.
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