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17-273: Intern - Resource Development
Country:Los Angeles, CA or Washington, DC
Department:Resource Development
Essential Job Duties/Scope of Work:
International Medical Corps is a global, humanitarian, nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs. Established in 1984 by volunteer doctors and nurses, International Medical Corps is a private, voluntary, nonpolitical, nonsectarian organization. Its mission is to improve the quality of life through health interventions and related activities that build local capacity in underserved communities worldwide. By offering training and health care to local populations and medical assistance to people at highest risk, and with the flexibility to respond rapidly to emergency situations, International Medical Corps rehabilitates devastated health care systems and helps bring them back to self-reliance.


The Resource Development Team is responsible for the back-office support of all fundraising activities in Resource Development (RD) in the areas of gift processing, record maintenance, fulfillment, data analysis, database management, prospect development, and compliance. The Resource Development creates efficiency by supporting backend needs across channels, innovates new solutions for overcoming obstacles, and strikes for its timeliness, scalability and data-driven culture.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function with or without reasonable accommodation

  • Learn about fundraising donor database management through receiving training and executing donor biographical data entry, eMail sign-up, address change, returned mails, and data quality control routine and cleansing tasks.

  • Learn about fundraising back-office donor stewardship processes through receiving training and assisting in execution of gift receipts and acknowledgments, maintaining both electronic and hardcopy file system of all gift and donors.

  • Learn how to assist in the execution of in-house mass mailing.

  • Gain experience in fundraising events through working with the Event Officer on event collateral production and storage, event RSVP and attendance tracking, and participation of events.

  • Learn how to do regular query and report generation through assisting the Data Analyst. Provide input to using data trend to improve both fundraising and operations efficiency.

  • Provide input to operations process improvement, and learn how to assist Resource Development in project planning and execution.

  • Perform other duties as assigned. The duties and responsibilities listed above are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all inclusive.


  • Excellent organizational skills and superb attention to detail a must.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office. CRM experience a plus.

  • Interested in data management a plus.

  • Excellent time management skills.

  • A commitment to International Medical Corp’s mission and vision.

  • A keen interest in learning backend functions of fundraising activities.

  • A keen interest in learning the inner workings of a growing non profit.