January 21, 2015 |

Top 5 Careers: Working With and For People


The Top 5 Careers this week involve working with people in all kinds of capacities. You can visit terminally ill patients at Gentiva Hospice, work in human resources with VILLA, focus on reaching funders for Sustrana LLC, reach out to partners of the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, or work in an office setting with Golf Property Analysts. Whichever internship or job you apply for this week, you’ll be working with (and helping) people.

Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts: Summer Marketing Intern
Work behind the scenes of one of the best performing arts venues this summer as a marketing intern at the Annenberg Center. Help them promote their 2015-16 season by assisting with partner outreach, social media, program book creation, project management and administrative tasks. Qualifications include experience with Microsoft Office as well as excellent communication, time management and analytic skills.

VILLA: Human Resources Intern
VILLA, a retail apparel store with an impressive “give back to the community” program, is seeking a human resources intern for this semester. Responsibilities would include a range of human resource tasks, including creating and maintaining electronic personnel files, updating the store directory, creating and updating job descriptions for all open positions (both corporate and retail) and providing employees with weekly HR updates. Experience in the field of human resources is preferred.

Sustrana LLC: Social Entrepreneurship Internship
If you’re interested in helping companies and organizations integrate sustainable practices into their day-to-day business, Sustrana LLC is looking for a social entrepreneurship intern. This internship is open to both undergraduate (juniors or seniors) or graduate students in business. The intern would primarily work on the planning and execution of Sustrana’s fundraising strategy. Main responsibilities would include research on and prioritization of potential funders, work on funding applications and ongoing refinement of their business plan.

Golf Property Analysts: Research and Admin Intern
This is your opportunity to work for a boutique real estate consulting firm that specializes solely in golf properties. Golf Property Analysts is looking for a research and administration intern from Memorial Day until Labor Day. Qualifications include knowledge of Microsoft Office, research skills and social media.

Gentiva Hospice: Internship Program
Give time this semester to visit terminally ill patients in Montgomery and Bucks County through the internship program at Gentiva Hospice. The hospice is looking for students interested in fulfilling community service who have cars with updated insurance and current drivers licenses. Applicants should also be able to perform office duties and basic administrative tasks.


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