1+ months

FWS, Spring 2020, Nonprofit Operations Internships

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title FWS, Spring 2020, Nonprofit Operations Internships
Requisition Number DU06199
Department Name 8Z241:Federal Work Study
Work Location 499 East High Street/STE 112? Lexington, KY 40507
Salary Range $9.25 - $10.60
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education

Customer service experience and experience working in a business setting is preferred. Preferred software experience: Microsoft Office (including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook).

Required Related Experience


Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands or fingers, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate.


9 AM 12 PM or 1 PM 5 PM (15 20 hours per week/ 4 5 hours per shift)

Job Summary

Blue Grass Community Foundation is seeking a non-profit operations intern to assist in all phases of donor relations and program work. Through this opportunity, the intern will gain valuable insight into the wide array of activities in an enthusiastic, community based non-profit organization. The intern will directly report to the Office Manager while assisting staff members. General Office duties: Interact with donors and other community partners by phone and in-person, manage various office checklists, process and distribute mail daily, assist with donor and non-profit related mailings, assist in the development of posts for BGCFs social media outlets, research social media trends to enhance the Community Foundations social media presence, assemble marketing packets for donor, advisor, and prospect meetings, assist with various event planning activities, collaborate with staff on marketing materials, create and edit PowerPoint presentations, assist with various social media/marketing projects as necessary, and other duties as assigned.

Contact Information: Ryan Case, Phone: (859) 225-3343, E-mail: ryan@bgcf.org

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Ideal candidates would have organizational skills, attention to detail, and excellent writing skills. The ability to manage multiple projects independently will be important. Customer service experience and experience working in a business setting is preferred.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience


Deadline to Apply
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2019-12-16 Expires: 2020-04-22

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