Category Archives: Volunteer

NON-PAID Student Volunteer Intern | Washington, D.C

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Job Description

Re-design a more user-friendly format for the Annual Report, support the creation of simplified data graphics (that can be updated) for presentations for the White House, Congress, and private sector. Support the creations a series of fact sheets.

Job Requirements

Need expert in data visualization, graphic representation for following formats: PowerPoint and Excel. We are seeking someone with an interest in internation development who has superb data visualization skills and who can work with PowerPoint and can built Excel data feeds.

Estimated Hours per Week

Flexible

Transportation Subsidy Offered.

To Apply

E-mail your samples and resume to Ms. Bushra Rasheed at Bushra.Rasheed@opic.gov ; or apply online at https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/467996900#btn-add-info

INFORMATION MANAGEMENT STUDENT VOLUNTEER | Washington, D.C.

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About the Office:

The Environment and Natural Resources Division is a great place to work. ENRD has continued to rank among the top 15 federal sub-components for the past 5 years, and ranked #1 for 3 years in a row. Our office is conveniently located near the Navy Memorial/Archives Metro. A wide variety of shopping venues, the Verizon Center, museums, the National Mall, restaurants, and coffee shops are all within walking distance.

To learn more about ENRD, visit us at https://www.justice.gov/enrd/about-division.

Job Description:

This undergraduate (Juniors and Seniors) student volunteer opportunity is located in the Office of Information Management (OIM), Executive Office (EO), Environment and Natural Resources Division (ENRD), U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ). OIM provides support to ENRD management, attorneys, and support staff by developing and maintaining complex management information applications and websites critical to the mission of the Division. OIM also produces a variety of statistical information used in the management of the Division and responding to requests from Congress, the public, and other stakeholders.

Assignments will vary, and are tailored based on work demand and the selected student volunteer’s focus areas. In general, information management student volunteers assist with network data extraction, postings to content management system and public facing web site, intranet web application testing and user documentation creation and updates. Responsibilities typically include: extracts of data from the Nation Finance Center; Content Management System updates to content and video captioning and posting; public facing web site postings of Proposed Consent Decrees for the Divisions federal fillings; web site quality assurance testing and Section 508 Compliance testing; creation and updates to web site user manuals; and taking staff photos for internal directory. Depending on the ability of the student volunteer, additional duties may include Classic ASP website conversion to ASP.Net web application and User Interface design. An internship provides an outstanding opportunity to work hands-on with various facets of information management.

Qualifications:

ENRD prefers undergraduate students with strong academic qualifications, research and writing skills, ability to communicate clearly, high attention to details, and those who have an interest in the information management field.

Applicants must be U.S. citizens and successfully complete a security clearance prior to appointment. Applicants must have been residents of the United States for 3 of the previous 5 years prior to applying, with exceptions made for active duty military and Foreign Service employees.

 

Salary: Volunteer (without compensation).

Travel: None.

Application Process:

You may apply for a volunteer information management internship in Washington, DC by submitting via email to enrd-oim@usdoj.gov (link sends e-mail) the following materials:

  • Application form;
  • Cover letter stating hours/days available to work;
  • Resume (which includes your country of citizenship);
  • Link to online portfolio (optional);
  • Copy of your most recent transcript (official or unofficial); and
  • One reference with contact information, including telephone and email (a letter of recommendation required).

Positions will be filled on a rolling basis.

Application Deadline: Sunday, April 16, 2017

Relocation Expenses: None.

Number of Positions: 1

Culinary Volunteer | Washington, D.C

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Job Description

Students will assist highly recognized chefs/vendors in prepping, cooking, serving, etc. throughout the duration of the event.

Physical address where work will be performed

Dock 5 @ Union Market 1309 5th St. NE, Washington, DC 20002

Salary/ Hourly Range 

Volunteer

Estimated Hours pre Week

8:30am-4:00pm

To Apply online

contact Paige Miller  pjmiller0@gmail.com  or call 610-507-0478

Volunteer Internship | Arlington,VA

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About  IMTD

IMTD uses a holistic and participatory approach to assess the key variables in deep-rooted conflicts and post-conflict settings. The Institute is focused on identifying and understanding the causes of conflict within a nation. IMTD promotes the breaking down of stereotypes and other barriers to peace by providing conflicting groups with the following skills:

1. Transforming the view/perception of the adversary
2. Developing mutual understanding between conflicting parties
3. Building trust between adversaries
4. Reconciling past grievances
5. Negotiation
6. Creating cultural awareness

Job Description:

You will be trained directly by our Director of Marketing & Communications, who has worked with Fortune 100 and 500 companies through her career. Her expertise lies primarily in brand design and communication across various industries. Currently, her efforts with our organization entail implementing her integrated marketing plan. Students can benefit from learning from her experience and expertise.

To Apply

Email resume to Mariana Melo, mmelo@imtd.org

Web Designer volunteer | Washington D.C

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No Greater Love (NGL), founded in 1971, is a non-profit, patriotic, humanitarian organization which honors our fallen and their grieving families, our troops and our veterans. Throughout the year, NGL has remembrance wreath laying ceremonies at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery for those who died in all our wars, conflicts and incidents since 1776. It has been devoted to children who lost a parent in service to our country. NGL is dedicated to ensuring that those who died for us will never be forgotten. NGL seeks to provide a sense of history to our citizens of what it means to be an American.

Job Position 

Web Designer * Part time, on-Site Work or Off–Site Work

Required Skills

Motion Graphic and web design

To Apply

Email resume to Carmella La Spada , jcapitelli@iwintl.org

Graphic Designer Volunteer | Washington, DC


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FINCA International, one of the world’s leading microfinance institutions, provides financial services to more than a million clients through 23 subsidiaries in Africa, Eurasia, Latin America and the Middle East and South Asia.

The Graphic Design Volunteer will support the Senior Manager Customer Research in developing illustrations and imagery to support the communication of ideas, concepts and research findings.  He /she will have the opportunity to design and recommend branding components for an internal working group.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES

Voice of Customer (VOC)

  • Assist in the branding of communications from an internal work group could include the development of announcements, subsidiary communication, bulletins
  • Develop a infographic and or flow charts displaying customer feedback channels
  • Design and layout contents for research findings for internal dissemination

Research

  • Assist with PowerPoint presentations to improve appeal and shorten preparation.
  • Edit and beautify presentations created by research team
  • Add graphic design elements to training manuals
  • Prepare materials for training workshop

LENGTH OF ASSIGNMENT

  • 2 months minimum, open to longer

TIME COMMITMENT REQUIRED

  • 15 hours per week

LEARING OBJECTIVE

  • Development of  an infographic or flow charts to be disseminated through the subsidiary network
  • Provide design elements that gives identity to research documents
  • Help VoC and research deliverables enhance their use of design elements

 Job Requirements

  • Excellent knowledge of graphic design software (volunteer to supply their own software)
  • Proficient in PowerPoint slide development
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent written skills
  • Proficient in managing duties and timelines
  • Able to understand and interpret client’s needs graphically
  • Detail oriented
  • EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
  • Associate or Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design or related field. Experience working with global topics a plus.

LANGUAGE SKILLS

  • Fluency in English required
  • Fluency in (additional languages) Spanish, French or Russian welcome.

COMPUTER SKILLS 

  • Proficiency in PowerPoint, Adobe Suite, including InDesign or other such software

KEY RELATIONSHIPS

  • Relates directly with Senior Manager Customer Research

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS

  • No travel required.

TO APPLY:
To officially submit your application, please visit our careers site and apply directly: http://www.finca.org/careers

Student Services / Career Services Update!

Here are a few updates from Student Services / Career Services:

  • Part-Time Job Listings:
    • Check out the online job board here (AiW Jobs).
  • Job Fair for the Summer Quarter (AiW only):
    • Student Services will host a Part-Time Job / Internship fair on Thursday, August 4th from 11am-1pm in rooms 823 and 824.
  • Student Worker/Work Study Applications:
    • Pick them up in the Student Services suite on the 11th Floor at AiW.
    • Updated list of on-campus openings coming soon!

Kimberly Orr, Career Services Advisor / Student Services Specialist – Media Arts Animation, Game Art Design, Visual Effects Motion Graphics, Visual and Game Programming, Interior Design, Advertising, Graphic and Web Design, Culinary Arts, Culinary Management.

Ashley Johnson, Career Services Advisor / Student Services Specialist – Photography, Fashion Marketing and Management, Digital Film and Video Production, Audio Production, Baking and Pastry, All Dulles programs