Events & Engagement Intern

Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce

The Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce works to create a fully inclusive state by promoting economic growth and opportunities among LGBT owned and allied businesses, corporations and professionals in Wisconsin. The organization has more than 500 businesses as members from around the state. The Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce is an award-winning Chamber having won the 2015 Chamber of the Year Award from the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce.

Position Details

Events & Engagement Intern
Southeast Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

The Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce is seeking a part-time Events & Engagement intern for the summer to work in our Milwaukee office. This individual should have an interest in working in an exciting and growing non-profit organization focused on growing LGBT-owned and allied businesses.

The Events & Engagement Intern is responsible for helping with various Chamber projects, including planning Chamber events large and small, staffing tables at various community events, engaging with members, and other work as needed.

Qualified interns should:

  • Be dependable, detail-oriented, motivated, and able to work independently in a fast-paced environment;
  • Have an interest in LGBT issues, nonprofit management, business, and/or communications;
  • Have strong writing, researching, and interpersonal skills;
  • Have reliable transportation to and from work;
  • And be available to work a minimum of 15 hours a week (including some weekend and evening hours)
  • Additionally, skills in graphic and/or website design and online/social media tool management are a plus, but not required.

Candidates enrolled in a two or four year post-secondary degree program.

Interns are eligible to receive school credit for the internship.

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