August 11, 2015 |

Top 5 Careers: Nonprofits (Plus Bonus IT Position!)


We know that a lot of you out are interested in nonprofit organizations, and we’ve got four great opportunities for you this week. You can do online promotion for our Open Arts program (woot!), write editorial articles for (woot woot!), assist with communications and public affairs at the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission, or help improve the quality of emergency meals that get distributed to Philadelphians every day at United Way. But we’ve also got a bonus position for you: as an IT intern for Delval Equipment Corporation. Read more below!

Campus Philly, Open Arts: Open Arts Online Promotion Intern Fall 2015
Use your talents to connect other college students to arts and culture events around town as our online promotions intern for Open Arts! You’ll publicize upcoming events from our arts and culture partners and keep our Twitter, Facebook & Instagram pages updated with fun news and posts. You’ll write interesting content about upcoming events and venues and be the first to know about new events. The best part is having the opportunity to attend the great events that you’re promoting! Apply today!

Campus Philly: Careers Editorial Intern Fall 2015
Here at Campus Philly, students are always asking us questions about launching their careers. We want to give students all the best advice that Philly has to offer, and it will be your job as our careers writer to round it all up. You’ll be writing how-to articles on topics from LinkedIn to interviewing, writing up the great success stories of students who have landed jobs or internships, and crafting social media to get the word out about your awesome writing. Ability to synthesize diverse information into an easily-understandable format is a must.

Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission:Communications and Public Affairs Intern
Interested in regional planning, communications, and public affairs? The Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission is looking for you. You will assist in developing and editing communications materials, implementing public relations tactics, and providing outreach to organizations in the Philadelphia region. Other responsibilities include assisting with several key projects such as the Fiscal Year 2015 Annual Report, Environmental Justice Report, monthly e-newsletter, DVRPC website, and press releases.

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern NJ: Philadelphia Food Access Collaborative Internship
United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey is offering an opportunity for undergraduate and graduate-level students to learn about and contribute to the Philadelphia Food Access Collaborative work in combating hunger by helping improve the quality of emergency meals served in Philadelphia. Interns will be responsible for researching best practices of food providers across the country, coordinating volunteers efforts with United Way staff, assisting in coordination of local provider meetings, developing capacity building opportunities, and analyzing data on emergency meal guests and providers. They are looking for interns to work part time (15-18 hours/week) in their office, beginning in September through the month of June with the option for a 12 month opportunity if applicable.

Delval Equipment Corporation: IT intern for Sales and Service Company
A fixture of the Delaware Valley since 1955, Delval Equipment Corporation is looking for an IT intern. Responsibilities will include assisting IT staff with all tasks, including migration from server based system to cloud based system, further development, configuration and maintenance of Sharepoint system for document creation and management, intranet workflow and CRM, development of interface between Sharepoint and existing accounting and business system, and management of PC and network systems and related hardware. Applicants should have completed at least one year of an information systems, computer science, or computer engineering degree.


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