4343 Leimert Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90008

Status

Filled

Description

The Operations and Special Projects intern will play an important role in the administration of our organization. The intern will work closely with the Director of Strategy and Operations to support planning and plan implementation: developing and supporting our team of board, staff and artist, youth and community partners and developing and stewarding our resources. The intern will be responsible for preparing reports and presentations for internal and external stakeholders including LA Commons’ board and fiscal sponsor, partners and funders. This position will work approximately 25 hours a week from June through September.

Qualifications

Strong written and verbal communication skills A proficiency and/or experience with Google Suite and/or Microsoft Office.  A strong sense of professionalism and collaborative capabilities The ability to take initiative Strong organizational skills Strong research skills  An interest in community arts and culture as a strategy for community development An attention to detail, deep curiosity and drive to communicate complex information clearly and effectively Knowledge of Salesforce (or other CRM/database systems), Quickbooks (or other accounting or bookkeeping systems), Adobe Suite (or other design systems) a plus, but not required. Graphic design ability is a plus, but not required.

Background

LA Commons empowers people in neighborhoods to tell their unique stories through our Neighborhood Story Connections program - homegrown public art created by youth artists and professional artists, and connects people to these projects through tours, festivals, processions and joyful community events.  

How to Apply

To apply, please email resume and cover letter to admin@lacommons.org. For questions, please call (323) 792-0366