Intern Spring 2023: Events Team

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Intern Spring 2023: Events Team

About Ceres

Ceres is a nonprofit organization working with the most influential capital market leaders to solve the world’s greatest sustainability challenges. Through our powerful networks and global collaborations of investors, companies, and nonprofits, we drive action and inspire equitable market-based and policy solutions throughout the economy to build a just and sustainable future.

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About the Internship Program

This 10-week immersive program provides undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to have an impact in Ceres’ environmental mission that tackles the world’s largest sustainability challenges, including climate change, water scarcity and pollution, and human rights abuses. Interns are embedded into Ceres’ teams to work alongside a supervisor to support learning, training, and organization navigation. For the duration of the program, students meet regularly with their leader to discuss development and support through biweekly check-ins, a midterm check-in, and a final review. Interns can expect to complete a presentation at the end of the work program to showcase their experience at Ceres.

This role is a temporary, part-time (15-20 hours per week) position that is remote or may be based in Boston, MA or San Francisco, CA. Candidates must be flexible to work with employees in all US time zones.

About the Events Team

The Events Team works collaboratively with all teams at Ceres. The team is responsible for supporting the program teams at Ceres on the development of public and some private events – both virtually and in-person, working collaboratively with the Marketing and Communication team on the development of promotional work related to events, working with the Innovation and Evaluation Team around event strategy, and with our Diversity Equity and Inclusion teams around inclusive practices at Ceres, as it relates to events. Additionally, the Events Team leads the development of our flagship conference that takes place annually.

For more information about Ceres Events, visit

Job Duties include but are not limited to the following:
  • Research
  • Project management
  • Data management
  • Support department with their needs
  • Event support
  • Prepare reports
  • Prepare presentations
  • Data tracking and analytics
  • Update and maintain CRM Database with external stakeholder details
  • Qualifications:
  • Self-starters

Demonstrated ability to:
  • Take initiative
  • Prioritize responsibilities and multitask
  • Work independently and collaboratively as a part of a team
  • Problem solve
  • Strong research and organizational skills and keen attention to detail
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Interest in being part of a diverse workforce and willingness to support Ceres’ Commitment to Inclusion and Equity
  • Desire to work in a not-for-profit, advocacy-focused organization

Compensation: The salary for all intern positions is $17/hr.

How to apply
Join our team by applying to Careers at Ceres. We encourage all applicants to review our website to learn more about Ceres’ goals, mission, and values. Applicants should submit a resume, cover letter, and list of three references.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. If you have questions related to the above or need a reasonable accommodation under the ADA, please contact our ADA Coordinator at

Ceres is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against any individual based on race, color, sex, national origin, age, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, military or veteran status, disability, or any factors prohibited by applicable law.