Hours: 15 Hrs/Wk
Location: Orlando, FL
Reports To: Marketing Coordinator
Employment Type: Internship
Areas of Interest: Marketing, Inventory, Sales, Projections, Branding, Sustainability
Feeding Children Everywhere (FCE) is a non-profit organization that ‘activates people for a hunger-free world'. To date, FCE has distributed over 100 million meals to hungry people across the globe and has mobilized over 600,000 volunteers.
The organization focuses efforts around addressing hunger and the root causes. The program vehicles include:
Hunger Projects - high energy corporate, church or civic social responsibility events that mobilize thousands of volunteers across the US to hand-package healthy meals for hungry people
Full Cart - a meal delivery service for hard-working individuals and families to extend their grocery budget and connect them with life-changing career resources
Disaster Relief - a program that activates people to package disaster relief meal kits in immediate response to natural disasters
International Development - community transformation projects that include the improvement of education, agriculture, women's health initiatives and economic development
Micro-Farming - community farming efforts that make nutrient-rich foods accessible in food desserts
FCE is full of people-people, loud laughers and world changers who have come together to make a difference. We support innovation, collaboration and always dream big - not even the sky is a limit! Together, we're helping feed millions of people all around the world. At Feeding Children Everywhere making a global impact is all in a day's "work".
For this position, we are looking for the extroverted fashionista with a flair for numbers. This position manages our cause-driven merchandise line where every item purchased helps provide meals for those who need it most.
You will work with the marketing coordinator to come up with creative merchandise material as well as control product inventory and purchase transactions. There are opportunities to gain experience in creativity, marketing, organization and communicating with customers and retailers in the non-profit industry.
First and foremost, empowering, activating, and connecting with PEOPLE.
Brainstorming and researching new products and ideas
Creating and revising large purchase orders
Distributing merchandise for events
Projecting and tracking sales and inventory
Promoting and marketing FCE merchandise
Advocating for our sustainability initiative
Maintaining an online boutique and fulfilling online orders
Helping lead Hunger Projects
YOU DON'T MISS A BEAT: Attention to detail, organized, and thorough
YOU'VE GOT THE GIFT OF GAB: Excellent communication skills
YOU'RE COMPUTER SAVVY: Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel & Word
YOU'VE GOT A CREATIVE FLAIR: You think outside of the box
YOU COULD SELL ICE TO AN ESKIMO: Ability to market & sell effectively
OFFICE EXPERIENCE: Gain meaningful, relevant work experience in the nonprofit industry
TIME OFF: 25 hrs of time off throughout the semester, as well as University holidays
NETWORKING: Opportunity to work with industry partners and clients
GROWTH: Continuous training/leadership opportunities for personal and professional development
PEOPLE: Work with a vibrant group of people who are passionate about ending hunger
MEANINGFUL IMPACT: Knowing that all the work you do is behind an incredible cause