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Event Coordinator Intern

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Life Vest Inside is a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to spreading kindness,
empowering people, and building self-esteem and self-value. We aim to engage
our audience in a fun filled experience, showing them the potential they have to
effect real and positive change in the world.

We’re looking for an enthusiastic, motivated, passionate, and goal oriented intern
to come on board the Life Vest Inside team as a Special Events coordinator. As a
member of the team, you will be working closely with the CEO and will be re-
sponsible for creating, managing and coordinating Life Vest Inside events, including
our WorldWide Dance for Kindness event. Life Vest Inside believes in team collab-
oration and that every member of the team has a tremendous amount to offer
and should be involved in decision making.

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Responsibilities

  • Assist with phone calls and follow up to donors and sponsors of events
  • Assist with managing and coordinating volunteers for events
  • Create event reports, save-the-date invitations
  • Event preparation
  • Assist with special “thank you” mailings after events
  • Post event updates
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Skills

  • You must have a strong background in social marketing
  • Must be able to maintain a relationship with corporate companies
  • Must be able to create and market corporate sponsorship packets
  • You will be working with the CEO in creating events to promote Life Vest Inside
  • Must be a team player and be able to pay attention to detail
  • Ability to brainstorm and develop creative ideas
  • Ability to multi-task and handle multiple projects
  • Ability to follow through and handle projects responsibly and keep appropriate staff informed
  • Regular and predictable attendance is a non-negotiable requirement of this internship program
  • Must be creative, self motivated, and able to move at a fast paced environment
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Commitment

Internship takes place over throughout the course of the year. Interns should be able
to commit to a minimum of 15 hours per week. Please note: spaces are limited. Only
hands-on, committed candidates will be considered. We like people who know how to
hustle (and if you know how to do the hustle, that’s even better).

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Compensation

This is an unpaid internship but some of our finest staff members started off as in-
terns. At Life Vest Inside there is plenty of room to advance. While you are in-
vesting your time with us, we are most certainly investing in your growth. The intern-
ship will also provide you with an exceptional opportunity to gain experience
working with a fast growing non-profit. Need credits? We are more than happy to
work with your institution and give you academic credit for your experience.

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Interested?

Send your resume and cover letter to:

intern@lifevestinside.com