8-10 hours per week for Spring 2021, intern may work remotely.
1.) Research Assistant must possess an ability to dream as big as we do at Inkululeko – and we dream big!
2.) Research Assistant must possess a belief in the transformative power of education.
The research assistant’s duties include:
1.) Research what other organizations are doing and come up with executable ideas for hard copy and electronic displays to showcase the work Inkululeko is doing in the Grahamstown, South Africa community.
2.) Researching and establishing relationships with other community groups, college students, fraternities and sororities to further Inkululeko’s mission.
3.) Researching different foundations/grant makers/corporate responsibility programs to apply for funding.
4.) Researching best practices for social media and devising an integrated social media strategy that works multiple platforms and engages and empowers people in the USA and South Africa around Inkululeko and its work.
5.) Collaborating occasionally with board members on focused tasks/assignments.
6.) Devising high impact, engaging fundraising ideas that galvanize communities and encourage participation and donations to Inkululeko.
7.) Working with Inkululeko staff to draft letters to send to current and potential supporters as well as grant makers and foundations.
1.) Desire to engage with a non-profit in a cross-cultural setting.
2.) Familiarity with social media platforms, e-mail marketing.
3.) Willingness to reach out to community members and groups to establish relationships for Inkululeko.
4.) Proficiency with design program preferable, but not required.
Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter and a short overview of 2-3 ideas for projects he/she would like to work on with Inkululeko based on the above job description.
Submissions should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org