Preferred Skills and Experience:
  • Strong communication, written, and research skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Knowledge of or experience with local and/or national nonprofit organizations, education
  • organizations in the K-12, Higher Education
  • Experience coordinating or managing programs
  • Experience/Interaction with senior management preferred
  • Some experience working across organizations to coordinate and/or implement activities
  • Flexibility and strong problem solving skills
  • Proficiency in using social media in a professional manner
  • Some experience with external community engagement
  • Planning and logistical skills
  • Time management and organizational skills
  • Team player and interpersonal skills
  • Willing and able to travel within the US
Key Responsibilities:
  • Assist with branding and communication strategy implementation of Ford Fund programs
  • Create branding material for Ford Fund programs such as infographics and digital assets
  • Assist with metrics and data collection process around key programs
  • Understand process flow of Ford Fund operational systems; and how the internal operations and processes work in order to help efficiently move/process funding requests
  • Be knowledgeable and understand project confidentiality to protect sensitive information and internal/external relationships
  • Support Community Relations’ interface with external partners by assisting with programs
  • Other tasks assigned by managers
Desired but not Required Skills and Experience:
  • Videography skills
  • Knowledge in Photography software
  • Creativity skills
Required Education:
  • Current college student (Junior, or Senior)
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA or higher
Other Details:
  • Paid Internship
  • Location: Ford WHQ in Dearborn, Mich.

How to Apply

Please send your resume and cover letter to: In the Subject header state: Ford Fund Internship

Thank you for your interest. The application acceptance period ended at 5 p.m. ET, March 27, 2019

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