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Job Description

Tufts Institute of the Environment (TIE) is seeking a graduate student to assist with tasks related to managing and executing TIE’s programs and initiatives. Duties will involve supporting the basic administrative functions of an office as well as assisting with program design, deployment, evaluation, and marketing. This position is ideal for students interested in learning more about what happens behind the scenes to ensure TIE’s programs are executed on time and above expectations. The intern will get experience working directly on environmentally-related programs, and gain transferable skills across environmental industries. Example tasks may include: maintaining records and files; administering surveys; generating reports and other data analysis; updating website pages; organizing event logistics; participating in and facilitating program events; administering internal and external direct communications; and assisting with other tasks as needed.

Interested students should apply with:

1) Cover letter
2) Resume

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. NOTE: Applications submitted without a cover letter will NOT be considered.

Required Skills & Qualification: Reliable, detail-oriented, proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel (preferably also Microsoft Access), experience gathering and managing data, professionalism in oral and written communications, interested in the environment.

Preferred Skills & Qualifications: Knowledge of environmental programs at Tufts, proficient in WordPress.

Students from any Tufts program are encouraged to apply.

This position is available now and will continue into the Spring 2020 semester.

Hours
5-20 hrs per week
Compensation begins at $15 per hour.

Apply through Handshake here or send a resume and cover letter to  tie@tufts.edu.