INIE Special Events Intern

INIE Special Events Intern

Posted by Institute for Nonprofit Innovation and Excellence

Posted: Feb, 22, 2016

Internship Opportunity



 300 West Pensacola Street, Tallahassee, FL, 32301

The Institute for Nonprofit Innovation and Excellence is a local 501c3 organization that seeks to strengthen the impact and capacity of local nonprofit organizations through education, collaboration, and advocacy.

Position Overview: INIE’s Nonprofit Management Volunteer Internship Program provides participants with an unparalleled opportunity to acquire administrative experience while gaining valuable insight into the nonprofit sector. Interns will contribute to their own success by selecting a focal area for their internship at the outset (e.g. Marketing, Research, Event Planning, Community Engagement, Membership, Development) and will then work with their Supervisor to develop projects upon which much of their time will be focused. Additionally, all interns will participate in INIE staff meetings and will be engaged in the day-to-day operations of the agency, allowing for enormous personal and professional growth.

Position Duties: A Special Events intern is responsible for coordinating and managing INIE events. This includes scheduling and confirming locations and facilitators, developing event themes and activities to be executed, publicizing events on social media and public calendars, and capturing and inputting pertinent event data like evaluation scores, number of attendees, and total revenue.

Position Requirements

  • Currently enrolled in a college or university
  • Must be in good academic standing
  • Proven experience in event management encouraged
  • Strong communication skills
  • Highly organized
  • Able to work outside of regularly scheduled hours as needed, specifically for special events

Interested candidates can apply by submitting a resume and cover letter to