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Inspired to be a part of the solution? Excel in a fast, creative environment? Prefer to jump in head first and make meaningful decisions? Able to take on real responsibility and shoot for the stars? Interested in learning more about the nonprofit, events, sustainability, music, and marketing worlds? Have the brains, energy, and creativity to get things done? If so, sign up for a Global Inheritance internship!

Global Inheritance is looking for bright, motivated individuals to contribute to our organization across multiple platforms – in office, onsite at events, and online.

DESIGN INTERN

If you’ve ever thought to yourself – “I may not have years and years of experience, but I’m talented and I want to raise my game and do important work – if I could just find a place where that’s possible – then we look forward to reviewing your work. Seriously, send it right now.

The successful candidate will contribute to overall graphic design needs, photo documentation, videography, print materials, and/or project proposals. The more talent you bring, the more creative freedom you can expect.

This internship is ideal for graphic design students or recent graduates who are looking to learn and be challenged by a highly creative work environment, while building a killer portfolio. All internships empower and mobilize our organization’s efforts in inspiring change.

 

Internship Responsibilities Include But Are Not Limited To:

  • Assisting with the design of signage and creative assets for festivals+events

  • Drafting project proposals to send to clients/events/partners

  • Documenting photos onsite & organizing photo galleries

  • Creating content for social media, website graphics, or digital activations

  • Designing print materials, brochures, banners, postcards, business cards, etc.

  • Developing designs for merchandise products: recycling art kits, etc.

 

You’ll Thrive in this Position if:

  • You’ve got the skills: Extremely proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator and InDesign in particular)

  • You’ve got a creative flair: Strong design style and a portfolio showcasing it! (Required)

  • You don’t miss a beat: Highly attentive to detail, organized and thorough

  • Bonus points if you also have traditional hand skills like drawing & painting

 

Compensation – After a one month trial period, design interns will have the opportunity for paid work on a project basis. Global Inheritance works on both passion projects and projects that generate funds for the organization. Design interns will be compensated when contributing to projects funded by our partners. More details will be explained at the time of the interview.

To apply, please include resume, cover letter, portfolio / samples of past work.

PROJECT MANAGEMENT INTERN

Upcoming projects / events include: Treasure Island Music Festival, Coachella, Stagecoach, Art Basel, + more.

Seeking Winter / Spring interns, but our organization always welcomes those with the fitting skills / experience year-round.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Creative planning
  • Event coordination/management
  • Documenting programs
  • Artist liaising and curating
  • Partnership outreach
  • Managing online campaigns
  • Social media outreach
  • Research
  • Assistance with administrative and organizational tasks
  • Volunteer recruitment

Can you thrive in a fast-paced environment? Are you able to take the lead on projects and make things happen? Do you possess a can-do attitude and creative streak?

Also interns excelling in their role will have the opportunity to travel and get paid on certain projects

SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN

Are you a king / queen of the online world? Do you enjoy tweeting, posting, liking, and commenting? Are you interested in contributing to Global Inheritance’s digital activations? Be our next social media intern!

Responsibilities include creative planning, excellent writing skills, executing campaigns on several social media platforms, producing short videos, managing online campaigns, research, artist selection + more.

FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT INTERN

We are seeking an intern to assist in the financial, operational, and administrative functions of the organization. Primary goal is to maximize the financial potential of each project / program and to the organization’s fundraising/development.

Position Responsibilities:

Financial Management: Prepares and administers monthly and annual operating budgets. Develops financial projections, and controls, including expense approvals and comprehensive year-end reporting and analysis. Assist with the strategic research and development of programs. Communicate with vendors to assess capabilities and draft budget proposals for partners and staff.

Strategic Planning & Development: Develops the vision and implementation strategies for future growth and development of programs and fundraising initiatives. Develop and evaluate new business opportunities. Plan for e-commerce growth, special promotions, etc. Work in collaboration with executive team to align these strategies with the organizational vision.

E-store gifts and fundraising: Develops annual plan for gifts and fundraising opportunities, researching the market for new sources of inventory that will bring in the budgeted profit margin. Works in collaboration with executive team to develop and implement promotional incentives. Devises ways to increase the e-store’s visibility with patrons, supporters, and the public, and works to cultivate a clientele.

Operational Management: Assist & develop procedural policies and standards on operational issues, including but not limited to: sales techniques, transactions, reports, inventory of merchandise, e-commerce order fulfillment, customer service, handling of cash and returns. Plans regular staff meetings and communicates important initiatives.

Do you think you have what it takes? Can you apply your knowledge, intelligence and creativity on major projects outside the classroom? Are you ready to double the size of your resume and reinvent the way people of every demographic view activism?

If so please email intern@globalinheritance.org for immediate consideration. Please include your resume AND cover letter. Feel free to include photos, websites, or a portfolio of any relevant projects.

Please note: This is an unpaid internship. Opportunity for pay in the future will vary on projects as well as skills / experience.

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