Liberal Arts Career Services
Liberal Arts Career Services

Caritas of Austin, Development Intern, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 8341

Mon, September 1, 2014

To support our efforts, Caritas is seeking a Development Intern. The Intern will work directly with the Development Department staff to: 

-Conduct prospect research on individual, foundation, and corporate donors 
-Assist with donor stewardship, including sending thank you letters and tracking campaigns 
-Support the creation of Caritas’ collateral 
-Table at and attend outreach events on behalf of Caritas 
-Assist with grant application writing and tracking 
-Support logistics associated with special events 
-Support in-kind donation efforts by meeting with donors, organizing donations, and picking up donations from various locations in Austin 
-File, complete data entry, office organization, and other special projects as assigned 
-Report hours honestly and dutifully 
-Set learning objectives and tracking your progress at reaching goals 

An ideal candidate must: 

-Be responsible, flexible, hard‐working, ethical, and committed to the mission of Caritas of Austin 
-Possess a high level of organizational skills and be detail oriented 
-Possess solid oral and written communication skills 
-Be skilled at a variety of computer applications, e.g., Microsoft Office and Adobe Acrobat are mandatory; knowledge of InDesign and Photoshop is preferred. 
-Be able to operate standard office equipment (fax, photocopier, etc.) 
-Be able to juggle multiple tasks 
-Possess an interest in a nonprofit career ‐ particularly development and fundraising



BTT Gateway Job ID 8341 

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