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Internship Opportunities

ABOUT PROMO & PROMO Fund: PROMO is Missouri's statewide organization advocating for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender equality through legislative action, electoral politics, grassroots organizing, and community education. PROMO is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex or gender, sexual or affectional orientation, marital or familial status, disability, age, gender identification, health-related condition, association, or legal source of income.

PROMO is dedicated to the goal of building a diverse staff and board, in regards to background, culture, sexual orientation, and gender identity, and strongly urges applications from transgender or gender nonconforming individuals and persons from underrepresented ethnic and racial groups.

PROMO is a smoke-free, casual dress, and fun workplace.

http://PROMOonline.org

Springfield Research Intern/Practicum Student

POSITION OVERVIEW: The Research Practicum Student will be the driving force behind PROMO’s ongoing research projects. This person will be the lead on National and statewide research affecting LGBT populations.

 

Required Qualifications and Experience

 

Preferred Qualifications and Experience

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Database management and entry
  2. Presenting on current findings and LGBT health, employment, housing, and criminal trends
  3. Represent PROMO professionally at events and tabling opportunities, including Pride Festivals mentioned above, volunteer fairs, and coalition events.
  4. Facilitate a work environment that encourages knowledge of, and respect for, those of other cultures and backgrounds.
  5. Represent PROMO at coalition meetings

 

Administrative Development Internship/Practicum

POSITION OVERVIEW: Work alongside PROMO’s Field Organizer in Springfield to further the growing systemic needs of the organization.  This person will promote the mission of PROMO by organizing volunteers, producing events, and cultivating donors.

Required Qualifications and Experience

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

PROMO JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Title:  Administrative Development Internship/Practicum

Job Supervisor:  Karis Agnew

Job Location: Springfield, Missouri. Some travel may be required.

 

TO APPLY: Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and writing sample VIA EMAIL ONLY to the attention of Karis Agnew, Field Organizer at Karis@PROMOonline.org. No calls please.

Pride Internship/Practicum

POSITION OVERVIEW: Work alongside PROMO’s Field Organizer to organize PROMO’s presence at the Pride Festivals statewide from May - August.

Required Qualifications and Experience

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

PROMO JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Title: Pride Intern/Practicum

Job Supervisor: Karis Agnew

Job Location: Springfield, Missouri. Some travel required.

For all positions: We are seeking applicants with public speaking skills, comfort with speaking on the phone, interpersonal communication skills, and flexibility to adjust their project schedule to match the current organizational needs.

TO APPLY: Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and writing sample VIA EMAIL ONLY to the attention of Karis Agnew, Field Organizer at Karis@PROMOonline.org. No calls please.