Assistant to the Director Intern-New York, NY, US
Organization: Time’s Up!
Location: New York, NY, US
Hours and Compensation: 15 hours/ week. Unpaid
Application Deadline: May 15, 2014
TIME’S UP! is a 25-year-old non-profit, volunteer-run grassroots environmental and bicycle advocacy organization located in New York City. Time’s Up! organizes hundreds of free, public educational workshops, events, bike rides, and campaigns to promote environmental sustainability each year.
We are currently seeking an Assistant to the Director Intern for the Spring of 2014. This position involves assisting the Director with a variety of different activities including but not limited to: setting up events, managing spaces, organizing committees and meetings, and networking with other organizations and volunteers. Please note that a significant amount of time will be spent assisting the Director with drafting and editing e-mails and assisting with other computer work.
Applicants must be organized and flexible, with native English proficiency or equivalent. Excellent writing, proofreading, and computer skills a must. A positive attitude and sense of humor are a plus.
This opportunity may involve working at several different locations in lower Manhattan (LES, East Village) and in Brooklyn (Williamsburg).
Commitment is approximately 15 hours per week. Hours are flexible, but are often in the afternoons or evenings. 3 month minimum commitment.
This is an excellent opportunity to learn how a grassroots organization can effect substantial change.
How to apply:
Please submit a resume and letter of interest to Bill firstname.lastname@example.org.