Georgia Chapter

Marketing Intern - Temporary

The Georgia Chapter of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) seeks an energetic and goal oriented Intern for our Light The Night campaign (unpaid) based in our Atlanta office who is looking to complete this internship for class credit.  We offer a supportive, hands-on working environment where interns can learn new skills and enhance existing ones.  A work schedule of at least 15-20 hours per week is expected.  Work hours are flexible in order to work around class schedules.  This unpaid internship is a great resume builder and an opportunity to be mentored by a non-profit professional.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with Light The Night volunteers throughout the campaign
  • Coordinate day of logistics for Walks
  • Assist with campaign mailings and reminder phone calls to participants
  • Assist with recruitment phone calls and data entry
  • Train volunteers to ensure they are prepared for projects/duties
  • Responsible for storage room organization
  • Take ownership of supply orders and event packing
  • Represent LLS and our mission professionally when working with volunteers
  • Maintain a working knowledge of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's mission and its programs
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

Position Requirements:

  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's program with a Sophomore level status or higher.
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • Previous volunteer management, customer service, and/or fundraising experience preferred
  • Outstanding phone skills
  • Knowledge of MS Office suite products and standard business machines and computers
  • Professional maturity and judgment
  • Positive attitude and thrives in a team environment
  • Must be well organized, flexible, self-starter, and able to multi-task
  • Interest in special event planning, fundraising, non-profits or marketing

Time Requirements:

  • A minimum of 4+ months
  • 15-20+ hours (negotiable with class schedule and dependent on campaign needs)
  • Some evenings, weekends, or early mornings

Office Hours: 9:00am -5:00pm (Monday-Friday)

Start/End Dates: Flexible (Late April - October preferred but will consider other end dates)

Ideal Majors: Communications, Psychology, Sociology, Nonprofit Management (*however, will accept all majors)


Interested applicants should send cover letter and resume to:

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
3715 Northside Parkway, NW
Building 400, Suite 300
Atlanta, GA  30327


To apply on-line, go to:   LTN Intern- Temporary


The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) does not accept resumes from third party recruitment/search firms. Please do not forward resumes to LLS employees or any company locations or email addresses. LLS is not responsible for any fees related to resumes not solicited by LLS Recruiting.

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

last updated on Friday, March 14, 2014