ALSAC/St.Jude Intern - Field Operations, Peoria, IL (Summer 2018) in Peoria, Illinois
ALSAC exists to raise funds and awareness for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Our staff is dynamic and diverse. Our skills are different, our professions are varied; but our mission is the same: support the lifesaving mission of St. Jude. It’s more than a job; it’s a place where you can do what you love, and love why you do it.
#1 Hospital Charity in the Nation
#1 Health Non-Profit Brand of the Year
95% of Employees Agree ALSAC is a Great Place to Work
Ranked a Top 10 Non-Profit Organization by Revenue
ALSAC hosts thousands of fundraising events across the country every year. We’re tasked with making it a memorable and fun experience for the hundreds of thousands of donors and supporters who attend. It may be high energy and fast paced, but it’s also pretty fun! We have more than 30 regional offices across the U.S. and in Puerto Rico.
As an intern in Field Operations you will learn more about creating events and partnerships to help drive the St. Jude mission that no child should die in the dawn of life.
Responsibilities may include:
Assisting with event planning and logistics for local and national events St. Jude Up Til Dawn, Dream Home, and radiothons.
Attending meetings, conference calls, committee meetings, and local events.
Creating prospect lists and delivering them to the Field Operations staff as requested.
Assisting with the cultivation of sponsorships.
Writing letters or marketing material and corresponding via email and phone with co-workers, potential donors and/or sponsors.
Creating process flows and job aids for training of Field Operations staff.
Conveying the St. Jude mission across various social media platform
Requires a degree of judgement; ability to speak and write clearly and concisely for communication with internal and external relationships
Requires good oral and written communication skills, knowledge of Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel, and Power Point
Must be able to maintain confidentiality
Must be actively enrolled in an accredited college or university, as a sophomore, junior, senior or graduate student (in good standing) and have a major in marketing, public relations, communications, business, or other related area
Must be 18 years of age
Must possess a valid driver's license
ID - iCIMS assigned: 2018-13264
External Company Name: ALSAC/St. Jude
External Company URL: www.stjude.org