Title: Membership Intern, Regional Sub-Team support
Location: 1% for the Planet Headquarters @ Hula (Burlington, VT)
Reports to: Bailey Sherwin, Account Manager
Posting Date: March 17, 2023
Duration: Summer Semester, 2023 (6/5/2023 - 8/31/23)
Hours: minimum 8-10 hours/week
Starting Salary: $5,000/semester
Location: 1% for the Planet Headquarters @ Hula - Burlington, VT
Application deadline: April 17, 2023The Job:
The Membership Intern Role
1% for the Planet is looking for an intern to provide support to our Membership Team, reporting to our Regional Membership Sub-Team. The internship will run for Summer Semester 2023 with the potential to continue to Fall Semester 2023. This role will be based out of our headquarters in Burlington with the opportunity to work remotely on occasion.
The intern will collaborate on projects with the membership team and may have the opportunity to support other teams across the organization. Examples of potential projects include: support of the 1% for the Planet member Slack program, attending and supporting member events (likely virtual), upkeep of internal team processes, creation and production of the regional newsletters and more.
1% for the Planet Profile & Culture:
1% for the Planet is a global organization that accelerates smart environmental giving. We are motivated by our recognition that the current level of environmental giving—only 3% of total philanthropy—is not enough to solve the most pressing issues facing our planet. 1% for the Planet inspires people to support environmental organizations through annual memberships and everyday actions. We advise on giving strategies, we certify donations and we amplify the impact of the network.
Started in 2002 by Yvon Chouinard, founder of Patagonia, and Craig Mathews, founder of Blue Ribbon Flies, our members have given more than $250 million to environmental partners to date. Today, 1% for the Planet is a network of more than 4,000 business members, an expanding core of individual members and over 6,000 environmental partners in more than 90 countries. Our headquarters are located in Burlington, VT with staff located across the United States.
To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, attention Jess Taylor, People & Culture Manager
Please note: Currently, no 1% for the Planet staff members are required to work in our physical office space, even Vermont-based employees. Our team is currently either working from home or working a closely monitored hybrid schedule between their home and our headquarters. Any work done at our headquarters by 1% for the Planet staff members that choose to utilize the space is closely monitored by our team to ensure safety protocols for COVID-19 are implemented, regularly updated and upheld. We will safely arrange for any Vermont-based hire to be able to use our office space, should they request it. We will also work with any candidates to discuss a remote work schedule that feels most safe to them.