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Contract and Grants Intern Part-Time

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Sectors Terrestrial / Aquatic Ecology & Conservation
Sustainability, Climate, CSR, EMS
Location District of Columbia - America North
Town/City Washington DC
Salary Additional Information Unpaid internship
Type Temporary / Contract / Seasonal
Status Part Time / Per Day
Level Voluntary & Interns
Deadline 08/03/2011
Company Name Rainforest Alliance
Contact Name Human Resources
Telephone 212-677-1900
Email echae@ra.org
Website Further Details / Applications
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Directory Entry : The Rainforest Alliance is an international nonprofit organization that works to conserve biodiversity and ensure sustainable livelihoods by transforming land-use practices, business practices and consumer behavior.
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Contract and Grants Intern Part-Time


Washington D.C.

Ideal internship period:

 February – May 2010

Minimum Commitment:

4 to 6 months, 8 – 10 hours/week


The Rainforest Alliance works to conserve biodiversity and ensure sustainable livelihoods by transforming land-use practices, business practices and consumer behavior.  Our 20 member development team is responsible for raising financial and philanthropic support for the Rainforest Alliance’s conservation programs around the world, a portion of which is raised from corporate and individual giving for special events. 

Scope of Internship:

The Rainforest Alliance is looking for a part-time intern for the Washington DC office.  This internship opportunity will fall under the Contracts and Grants Administration department. The primary responsibilities include implementing two different knowledge management projects: 1. Assisting in building and verifying a Salesforce cloud database; 2. Assisting in the design, building, and implementation of a Sharepoint intranet web page. Ongoing assistance will be requested with database maintenance. Additional administrative duties will be requested as needed.


The position will offer the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in an office setting, develop knowledge management skills, and provide the opportunity to be a project manager for a knowledge management project. 



Strong multitasking abilities, keen attention to detail, and knowledge of Microsoft Office suite is necessary; SharePoint or Salesforce knowledge a plus. 


The ideal candidate will be an undergraduate student working towards a bachelor’s degree in business administration, knowledge management, or IT.  Students receiving academic credit for an internship is preferred.


Note: This is an unpaid internship


To Apply

Send resume and cover letter to echae@ra.org

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