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Internships

PROGRAM INTERN

We are seeking a motivated General Program Intern to provide support for our activities, with a focus on our nationwide workshops for teachers.  Responsibilities include:

  • Process orders for Gesell workshops and materials
  • Compile workshop materials
  • Enter Gesell workshop participants into information database
  • Write email correspondence to customers as needed
  • Answer customer phone calls and emails
  • Assist with filing and photocopying

 Qualifications
Internship is ideal for an undergraduate college student.  Course work or experience in the fields of education, psychology, or sociology is desirable.  Knowledge of Microsoft Applications is required (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook). Necessary strengths include meticulous attention to detail, good organizational habits and communication skills.  The ability to work independently under minimum supervision is essential.

 

Additional Information
Interns will receive necessary on-site training.  The work environment is passionate, committed to serving children, hard working, and enthusiastic.  The minimum time commitment is 3 days per week. The internship is unpaid.

 

For more information or to apply
Please send current resume and cover letter to peg@gesellinstitute.org with Intern Application in the subject line.

 

MARKETING/SALES INTERN

The Marketing/Sales Intern will help to ensure that Gesell products and research connect with the desired audience (teachers, principals, physicians, psychologists).  In addition to assisting in marketing and sales efforts and campaigns, this individual will also offer aid in facilitating the technical aspects of the office, overseeing that operations run smoothly.

Responsibilities include:

  • Create online marketing materials to be emailed to customers
  • Assist with ongoing marketing/sales/public relations projects
  • Maintain an up to date customer database
  • Coordinate sales calls to customers
  • Call third party affiliates and contractors as needed
  • Answer customer phone calls and emails
  • Process orders for Gesell materials
  • Record product and workshop registration orders
  • Write email correspondences to customers as needed

 

Qualifications
Internship is ideal for an undergraduate college student.  Course work or experience in the fields of education, psychology, or marketing is desirable.  Previous work experience in customer service is a plus.  Knowledge of Microsoft Applications is required (Word, Excel, Outlook; PowerPoint and Access are a plus). Necessary strengths include attention to detail, good editorial and organizational skills, and excellent communication skills.  The ability to work independently under minimum supervision is essential.

Additional Information
Interns will receive necessary on-site training.  The work environment is passionate, committed to serving children, hard working, and enthusiastic.  The minimum time commitment is 3 days per week. The internship is unpaid.

 

For more information or to apply
Please send current resume and cover letter to peg@gesellinstitute.org with Intern Application in the subject line.

 

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY INTERN

Gesell Institute is seeking a motivated Information Technology Intern to provide support to upcoming and ongoing programs and projects.

 

Responsibilities:
IT interns assist Institute staff with a variety of information systems issues, including web design and maintenance, interactive web based programs, database design, computerized accounting systems, networking.  Projects in this area may include the following:

 

  • Maintain e-mail and web host
  • Assist with social media
  • Troubleshoot and provide computer support to office and field staff as needed
  • Update technical aspects of web site
  • Research new software, hardware, and other IT needs
  • Edit video for digital portfolios and webinars

 

Qualifications
Internship is ideal for an undergraduate or graduate college student.  Undergraduate or graduate course work/experience in computer science, management and information systems, engineering, web design, or a related field is required. Video editing experience a plus.  Knowledge of MS Office applications, WordPress, general understanding of e-commerce software, marketing solutions, design and development, Internet, web, and social media experience is required.  Familiarity with graphics editing software or willingness to learn.  Skills and abilities necessary include attention to detail and excellent communication skills.  The ability to work independently under minimum supervision is essential.

For more information or to apply
Please send current resume and cover letter to
peg@gesellinstitute.org with Intern Application in the subject line.