INTERNSHIP JOB DESCRIPTION
Who We Are: Arizona Forward is a business-based environmental non-profit that brings civic and business leaders together to improve the environmental sustainability and economic vitality of our great state. Members include some of Arizona's largest employers to individual citizens. Our collective influence makes a difference to ensure sustainable growth and development, efficient transportation, improved air quality, responsible water management, energy alternatives, healthy forest ecosystems and meaningful education throughout Arizona.
Job title: Student Intern
Objective: To support the organization while learning valuable knowledge and developing skills for the professional workplace. This position is fast paced and multifaceted. Daily tasks vary from public relations to membership development to event planning. In addition to administrative and clerical support, interns are encouraged to create an independent special project. Interns are supervised by staff who provide a unique learning experience with hands- on training.
48 Years of Environmental Stewardship
Arizona Forward was founded as Valley Forward in 1969, one year before the first Earth Day. We expanded statewide in 2013.
We mobilize business leaders and policymakers to leverage their collective power to influence how we best grow our communities, stimulate our economy and enhance our environment.
Our diverse membership of large corporations and small businesses, along with municipal, county and state agencies, educational institutions, related nonprofits and concerned citizens help ensure: smart growth and development, efficient transportation, improved air quality, responsible water management, energy alternatives and meaningful education.