Alzheimer's Association

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Unpaid Internship - Birmingham, AL

at Alzheimer's Association

Posted: 11/16/2017
Job Status: Internship
Job Reference #: 2389
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Job Description

General Summary

The Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research. We are the largest private funder of Alzheimer's research and the premier source of information and support for the more than 5 million Americans with Alzheimer's disease and their 15 million families and caregivers. The Alzheimer's Association was recently recognized as the Best Non Profit to Work For in the Non-Profit Times 50 Best Places to Work for 2016, for the 7th year in a row.

Essential Job Functions

The Alzheimer's Association AL/FL Panhandle Chapter is seeking to hire intern candidate for various positions (marketing, PR, health education, journalism, special events and others) for the opportunity to learn, experience, work and contribute to the Association's mission of creating a world without Alzheimer's disease. In doing so, interns will gain valuable experience in their field.

This is an unpaid internship. Candidate must be able to complete the internship (with a minimum of 240 hours for the semester) in exchange for school credit.

INTERNSHIP LOCATION: Birmingham, AL

Minimum Requirements

  • Student must be actively enrolled toward in an accredited college or university in the fields of communication, nonprofit management, business, marketing or related field.
  • Proficient in Google Drive, Google Docs, Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends.
  • Possess a valid driver's license as well as the ability to travel as needed to perform internship duties.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong organizational skills, with keen attention to details, as well as excellent problem solving abilities.
  • Self-motivated, team player with the ability to meet deadlines, remain flexible, and adjust to changing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs
  • Or mail resume and cover letter to:

    Send resume to:
    Alzheimer's Association, National Office
    225 N. Michigan Ave, Suite 1700
    Chicago, IL 60601

    We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employerand we appreciate your interest in the Alzheimer's Association.

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!