Call for Interns

 

ISF is seeking passionate and skilled interns to join our team. Interns will have the opportunity to work with our staff on marketing, research, and operations in order to gain hands-on experience running a nonprofit organization. Interns must be able to commit to a three months of work and for 6-8 hours/week. Interns will report to ISF’s Administrative Coordinator and the Program Manager. All work may be done remotely.

We are looking to fill the following positions:

RESEARCH INTERN:

Responsibilities include:

  • Posting on ISF’s social media platforms 
  • Curating topics/articles for use on ISF’s platforms
  • Posting ISF advertisements on community board/spaces locally
  • Work closely with ISF Staff to monitor social media traffic and presence in order to develop optimal communication strategies

Requirements:

  • Has proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office 
  • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree program
  • Excellent writing and proofreading skills
  • Pays close attention to details
  • Has basic knowledge navigating social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.)
  • Thinks creatively to solve problems
  • Has a passion for research and/or nonprofits.

MARKETING INTERN:

Responsibilities include:

  • Creating relevant posters/flyers/postcards for ISF events and programs
  • Speaking to and briefing interested groups and individuals regarding ISF programs and upcoming events 
  • Excellent writing and proofreading skills
  • Pays close attention to details
  • Has basic knowledge navigating social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.)
  • Curating topics/articles for use on ISF’s platforms
  • Posting ISF advertisements on community board
  • Supporting ISF Staff in creating engaging posts for social media use

Requirements:

  • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite
  • Must have an excellent grasp of Photoshop or other editing software
  • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree program
  • Is comfortable approaching others in marketing scenarios.; has “people-person” qualities
  • Is capable of working independently and without direct supervision
  • Has a passion for marketing

ADMINISTRATIVE INTERN:

Responsibilities include:

  • Support Administrative Coordinator & Program Manager in day-to-day tasks & functions
  • Database management & data entry 
  • Perform basic clerical duties; mailing, drafting emails, sort and manage files
  • Occasional research pertaining to ISF related topics/programs
  • Schedule meetings on behalf of ISF Staff

Requirements:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Currently enrollment in an undergraduate degree program
  • Driven and hardworking; possess a self-starter attitude
  • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite
  • Possesses an ability to multi-task and manage their time well

To apply, kindly submit a resume and cover letter to omar@islamicscholarshipfund.org with the subject line: “Call for Interns”.  Application Deadline is Nov. 27th, 2020.

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