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Product Sales Internship

Description

Girl Scouts of Southwest Indiana (GSSI) is seeking a seasonal Intern to join its Product Sales team for the 2015 Cookie Program. This intern should be prepared to work in a fast-paced team environment, and will finish the internship having gained experience in a non-profit environment and various aspects of product sales. Internship begins early November and ends late April each year. Hours per week will range from 15 to 20 hours with 3 possible Saturday morning hours. Pay rate is $9.00 / hour. To apply, email resume and cover letter to cookies@girlscouts-gssi.org. NO phone calls or walk-ins.

GSSI serves girls in an eleven (11) county area.  Yearly, cookie sales average approximately 430,000 packages.  

 Responsibilities

  • Compose letters
  • Merge documents
  • Create and manage spreadsheets
  • Lift at least fifty (50) pounds
  • Be willing / able to work outside in inclement weather when necessary
  • Data entry
  • Conduct inventory
  • Work effectively with Girl Scout staff and volunteers
  • Assist in coordination of Girl Scout Cookie Program logistics which includes some weekend work

 Qualifications

  • A commitment to the Girl Scout vision and mission
  • Currently completing coursework toward a degree at an accredited college or university
  • Excellent organizational, writing, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to manage time, work independently, and handle multiple priorities
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Excel 

Benefits

  • Learn new skills
  • Gain knowledge in product sales
  • Network with professionals