Leading the Way…TM in California real estate for 100 years, the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) is one of the largest state trade organizations in the United States, with more than 150,000 members dedicated to the advancement of professionalism in real estate. C.A.R. is headquartered in Los Angeles. www.car.org.
We are looking for a people-oriented, motivated individual to join our team as a Special Events Intern. The primary responsibility in this position is to support the administrative, logistical, and planning functions of our special events. You will collaborate with staff in producing six regional Home Buyers Fairs (throughout CA in the summer), and a Casino Night (in Sacramento). This is a great position for someone interested in event planning, non-profit fundraising or volunteer management.
Responsibilities: • Recruitment and outreach. • Researching. • Volunteer management. • Data entry and management. • Coordinating mail campaigns. • Writing and editing copy as necessary. • Securing in-kind donations. • Communicating internally and externally via phone and email. • Other duties as assigned by the department.
Requirements • Excellent customer service skills. • Excellent phone skills. Comfort with making cold calls as necessary. • Ability to communicate clearly in English (bilingual skills preferred). • Comfort with working on projects both independently and on a team. • Friendly and outgoing personality. • Mature and professional demeanor. • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office and the Internet. • Prior work experience desirable. • Able to work 15 to 20 hours per week for a 12 week period.
For consideration - qualified applicants only please - submit cover letter and resume (in .doc, .docx, or .pdf format) to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Due to the heavy volume of resumes we receive, only candidates being considered will be contacted directly. We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®.
This is a paid internship. School internship credit can be provided.