Part Time – Non-Exempt
The mission of the Arizona Community Foundation (ACF) is to lead, serve, and collaborate to mobilize enduring philanthropy for a better Arizona. ACF expresses the following core values through our work with donors and the community: exceptional service, stewardship, integrity, innovation, nimbleness, inclusion, and collaboration. As Arizona’s largest statewide grantmaker and private provider of college scholarships, ACF houses nearly 1,800 funds supported by thousands of Arizonans. Since inception in 1978, ACF and our affiliates in Flagstaff, Sedona, Yavapai County, Yuma, Cochise, and the Gila Valley have invested more than $780 million to support a wide range of charitable causes.
Internships at ACF provide an opportunity for students and recent graduates to gain hands-on experience in community philanthropy and insight into the nonprofit sector that can only be obtained through participating in the industry’s work. ACF’s internships are thoughtfully designed to help you build your career while making a lasting impact on the local community. Internship opportunities are available in all of the foundation’s business units, including philanthropy, community, information services, finance, investments, and communications. Interns gain professional skills in project planning, teamwork, and interpersonal communication, as well as other specialized skills depending on the intern’s placement within ACF. Additionally, interns gain exposure to a fast-paced, collaborative office environment and develop experience working on a variety projects with our experienced team of professionals. Internships will culminate with a final project presentation to ACF’s executive leadership team. Internships are typically structured as eight-week, part-time placements (25 hours per week).
Reporting to the Controller, Accounting Interns will provide support to projects in the areas of finance and human resources. Typical duties include:
This internship will enable the successful candidate to obtain valuable specialized experience in nonprofit administration. A stipend will be paid bi-monthly for the duration of the internship. This position may satisfy requirements for earning college credit.
The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of the position. Incumbents may be required to perform other job-related tasks other than or in addition to those specifically presented in this description.
ACF is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against a job applicant or an employee because of the person's race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information. ACF does not discriminate against a person because the person complained about discrimination, filed a charge of discrimination, or participated in an employment discrimination investigation or lawsuit.