• 03-Oct-2019 (EST)
  • General Operations
  • Washington, DC, USA
  • Unpaid Internship

The Human Resources Intern will assist the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network's Human Resources & Administration department in its work supporting the various divisions at RAINN. The Human Resources Intern will be exposed to several facets of human resources and administration work in a national nonprofit environment. The Human Resources Intern will work directly with the HR & Administration Director, HR Manager and HR Assistant. This is an unpaid position located in our Washington, D.C. headquarters offices. The Human Resources Intern is a part time position, with the standard number of hours for approximately 20 hours per week. Start and end times are flexible, depending on the intern's academic calendar and finals schedule.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Data entry and database maintenance.
  • Compiling and editing reports.
  • Filing and organization of records.
  • Event preparation and recovery.
  • Answer email, phone and mail requests for information from the public.
  • Maintain inventory of office supplies and printed materials.
  • Reception duties.

Learning Opportunities:

  • HR recruitment and retention processes.
  • Labor law and regulatory impact on HR practices.
  • Interdepartmental relationships in a nonprofit environment.
  • Training implementation and monitoring.
  • Auditing and records compliance.

Position Specific Requirements:

Desired Qualities

  • Strong communication and organizational skills.
  • Strong writing and editing skills.
  • Ability to maintain high standards of confidentiality.
  • Capability to successfully complete a criminal background check administered and paid for by RAINN.

Desired Education

  • At least one completed year at a U.S. based college or university.
  • Human Resources, Business Administration, Sociology or Psychology major.


Submit resume with cover letter to HR Assistant at https://rainn.applicantpro.com/jobs/1024414.html Incomplete applications will not be considered.  No phone calls please.


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