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American Heart Association Intern, Development & Community Events-Pittsburgh, PA in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Overview

As we celebrate our Centennial year, we invite you to join us in shaping the next century of impact. Be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives. Here at the American Heart Association, you matter and so does your career.

The American Heart Association’s Internship Program provides college students with an opportunity for hands-on experience in various facets of event planning and implementation, volunteer management, and community outreach. It will offer experience in the use of current business and development technologies, including the use of computer and software applications. Our internships offer the opportunity to gain professional experience with a national non-profit organization, further develop communication and presentation skills, and experience skills in team collaboration and customer service.

The Association offers many resources to help you maintain work-life harmonization through your changing needs and life situations. To help you be successful, you will have access to Heart U, our award-winning corporate university, as well as training and support locally and through our National Center.

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Internship Overview:

  • Time Commitment: 25 hours per week

  • Internship Duration: 5/20/24-8/9/24

  • In office position-Intern must live in the Pittsburgh, PA area

  • Salary is $23 per hour

Internship Outcomes:

Individuals participating in the internship program are provided with an opportunity to:

  • Gain meaningful and practical job skills to be successful in a non-profit environment.

  • Opportunity to explore a career path with a reputable voluntary health/service organization.

  • Gain experience in the professional world while learning about board management.

Complete an internship that enriches your academic and professional resume as well as enriching your personal life by making a difference in the lives of others

Responsibilities

Tasks could include things like the following:

  • Working with and recruiting volunteers for event activities.

  • Assistance with pre-event planning, day of execution, and event wrap-up projects related to any of the events listed above.

  • Helping with follow-up calls and getting in touch with prospects.

  • Assisting administrative staff with tasks such as printing, collating, thank you cards, etc.

Qualifications

  • Juniors, Seniors or Graduate students with a focus on business communications, especially event communications.

  • Experience with meeting management and event management including outlook invitations, copies, logistics, and meeting minutes preferred.

  • Intermediate use of MS Word, Excel, Outlook, Teams, and PowerPoint.

  • Effective oral, written, and presentation communication skills.

  • Ability to work expertly with colleagues and professional volunteers.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment balancing multiple priorities involving multiple entities.

  • Basic knowledge of Canva is a plus.

  • Reliable Wi-Fi Connection.

  • Minimum availability of 20 hrs./wk, Monday-Friday.

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship, now or in the future. For any roles working remotely, the work must also be performed inside the United States, not in a foreign country.

Compensation & Benefits

The job application window is expected to close April 12, 2024.

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  • Compensation and Performance – Attracting talented, committed interns means offering competitive compensation, ongoing professional development and training, and a diverse and inclusive environment in which to work and grow. And we do.

  • Professional Development – You can join one of our many Employee Resource Groups (ERG) or be a mentor/mentee in our professional mentoring program. HeartU is the Association’s national online university, with more than 100,000 resources designed to meet your needs and busy schedule.

Apply Today:

So, are you ready to intern for the largest voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular diseases?

The American Heart Association’s 2024 Goal: Every person deserves the opportunity for a full, healthy life. As champions for health equity, by 2024, the American Heart Association will advance cardiovascular health for all, including identifying and removing barriers to health care access and quality.

At American Heart Association | American Stroke Association, our mission is to be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives, regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, religion, age, language, sexual orientation, national origin and physical or cognitive abilities. We're committed to ensuring our workforce, workplace culture and mission have a shared impact across a diverse set of backgrounds.

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Location US-PA-Pittsburgh

Posted Date 2 months ago (2/27/2024 3:44 PM)

Requisition ID 2024-12600

Job Category Administrative Support

Position Type Part Time

Location: PA-Pittsburgh

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