Job Opportunity: Development Intern:Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance
Date PostedMay 7, 2022 - 11:15am
Volunteer & Intern
Community Art/Cultural Organization,Media Arts (Film/Radio/TV)
Philadelphia County (PA)Pay Type:
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Philadelphia Film SocietyDepartment: Development
Reports to: Membership Manager
Transforming Philadelphia through the power of film.
As the producer of the Philadelphia Film Festival and creative force behind the Philadelphia Film Center and the PFS Bourse Theater, the Philadelphia Film Society (PFS) raises consciousness of film as an important art form in Philadelphia and serves as a vital piece of the city's arts and culture community.
ABOUT THE PHILADELPHIA FILM FESTIVAL
The Philadelphia Film Society (PFS) is a 501(c)(3) member-supported nonprofit arts organization that creates opportunities for diverse communities to practice film through initiatives that inspire, educate, challenge, and entertain. PFS is the region's foremost resource for film presentation and education and is committed to presenting film as a transformative and powerful medium for artistic expression and a catalyst for strengthening community. As the producer of the Philadelphia Film Festival and creative force behind the Philadelphia Film Center and PFS Bourse Theater PFS raises consciousness of film as an important art form in Philadelphia and serves as a vital piece of the city's arts and culture community. And each October, PFS curates the Philadelphia Film Festival, which showcases more than 100 feature-length and short films, welcoming filmmakers and fans from Philadelphia and around the world.
ABOUT PHILADELPHIA FILM SOCIETY INTERNSHIPS
PFS internships are unpaid positions, offered to students who are seeking an opportunity to gain college credit while receiving hands-on practice working with an arts nonprofit.
The PFS Development intern will work directly with membership & development staff in carrying out the organization's fundraising goals. They will have the opportunity to work with development professionals and gain practice in fundraising methods.
PRIMARY tasks AND RESPONSIBILITIES
» Supports the Development Department in carrying out PFS's year-round donation, membership, and special-events fundraising goals
» Carries out various research & outreach projects
» Assists with fundraising and other events
» Maintains a working expertise of PFS's membership program and benefits
» Assists in researching and submitting grant requests
» Promotes the PFS's mission all over the community
» Other tasks as assigned
» Commitment to a high level of customer service
» practice with database management; DonorPerfect and Agile Ticketing preferred
» capability to effectively and efficiently handle multiple tasks and projects within a fast-paced environment
» Excellent verbal and written communication expertise with exceptional attention to details
» Must be able to work independently and as part of a team
» Proficiency in MS Office Suite and Google Suite
» Currently enrolled student who is earning credit through their school for their internship with PFS
» Availcapability to work 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM, two days a week, for the Internship Term: June - August 2022
» Availcapability to assist with weekend events, if needed
The information in this job description indicates the general nature and level of work expected of employees in this classification. Information technology is not designed to contain, or be interpreted as, a comprehensive inventory of all tasks, responsibilities, qualifications, and objectives required of employees assigned to this job, nor is Information technology to be interpreted as a contract for employment. PFS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Recruitment, hiring, promotions, and other terms, conditions, and privileges of employment shall be maintained in a manner that does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, creed, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, marital status, physical or mental discapability, veteran status, or military status, or in violation of any applicable Federal, state or local legislation.
Please send your cover letter, resume, and college requirements for internship completion toE-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.