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What's Inside:

Events & Programs

  1. Fields of Green Internship Fair


Articles & Resources

  1. Making Professional Connections Over Winter Break


Featured from Tribe Careers

  1. Administrative Program Support Assistant at the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation
  2. Project Manager at Management Systems International


Internships

  1. U.S. Department of State Pathways Internship Program
  2. Summer Internship - Bureau for Africa with the U.S. Agency for International Development


Fellowships

  1. The Governor's Fellowship Program (GFP)

Events & Programs

Fields of Green Internship Fair

"Are you a college or grad school student looking for an internship or job in the innovative green sector? Have you recently graduated and need to get your foot in the door to kick start you green career?


If so, the Seventh Annual Fields of Green Internship Fair is for you!


This year we will host some of the leading environmental employers from the DC metro area and green companies looking for talented candidates to fulfill their internship needs. This year will feature some of the newest start ups and incubator companies in Bethesda. Come to the fair prepared to impress as employers will be interviewing promising candidates on-the-spot.


Here is a peak at some of the past employers and incubator companies who participated at last year’s Fields of Green Internship Fair!

  • Green Wheaton
  • Rock Creek Conservancy
  • Student Conservation Association
  • Montgomery County Food Council
  • Department of Environmental Protection (Montgomery County)
  • And many, many more!"


To find out more about this fair, go to http://bit.ly/1YI1QmG.

Articles & Resources

Making Professional Connections Over Winter Break

Winter break is a great time to make connections with professionals who work in industries or companies that you are interested in! Check out the Career Center's page on making connections and start reaching out to people!


http://bit.ly/1QfaLXx

Featured From Tribe Careers

Administrative Program Support Assistant at the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation

The Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation is looking to hire an Administrative Program Support Assistant! The responsibilities for this position include:

  • Database input
  • Database management
  • Phone calls
  • Light correspondence
  • Copying, mailing and distribution of promotional materials
  • Assisting with monitoring web page
  • Assisting with logistics for meetings and planning events
  • Working on compiling development list of potential contacts for speaking engagements or fundraising activities
  • Acting as assistants during after hours/special events.


If you're interested in learning more about this opportunity, log into Tribe Careers!

http://bit.ly/1TvcNF9

Project Manager at Management Systems International

Management Systems International is hiring a Project Manager. Responsibilities for this position include:

  • Coordinating all contractual matters for both prime and subcontracts.

  • Tracking and ensure on-time client deliverable requirements.

  • Editing of contract deliverables including quarterly reports.

  • Recruiting and on-boarding of short-term consultants.

  • Coordinating logistics for on-boarding field project office employees and travel.

  • Providing home office support for overseas field project(s).

  • Managing project finances, approval requirements, track incoming costs, project future expenditures and preparation of financial reports


For more information about this opportunity, log into Tribe Careers and access the Ethical Jobs & Internships database! http://bit.ly/1lXnvJk

Internships

U.S. Department of State Pathways Internship Program

The U.S. Department of State is hiring for their Pathways Internship Program! If you're interested in working for the Federal Government, be sure to check out this opportunity!


http://1.usa.gov/1QevKfa

Summer Internship - Bureau for Africa with the U.S. Agency for International Development

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is looking to hire multiple Summer Interns for their Bureau for Africa. Multiple locations are available.


"In sub-Saharan Africa, USAID works to help build sustained and well-governed states that respond to the needs of their people, reduce widespread poverty, and conduct themselves responsibly in the international system. Our assistance to Africa aims to help African governments, institutions, and organizations advance good governance principles and innovative approaches to health, education, economic growth, agriculture, and the environment."


http://1.usa.gov/1QevKfa

The Governor's Fellowship Program (GFP)

"The GFP offers rising and graduating college seniors and graduate students the opportunity to learn directly under Cabinet secretaries in the Commonwealth’s Executive Office during the summer."


For more information about this opportunity, go to http://governor.virginia.gov/Fellows