BNB National Student Coordinator

 

AS the booksnotbombs national student coordinator, YOU WILL BE WORKING the booksnotbombs campaign team. YOU WILL facilitate and increase the campaign's outreach, online communication and student organizing capacity. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • We are looking for a current undergraduate or graduate student with strong written and verbal communication skills who is majoring in international relations, public policy, education, political science, human rights, higher education or a related field.

  • Ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate strong knowledge and interest in the Syrian conflict and/or the refugee crisis.

  • Candidate must be able to work part-time for 10 hours per week starting August 1, 2017 at a competitive rate. Candidate will report directly to our Campaign Coordinator.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Respond to new student inquiries
  • Expand portfolio of active schools
  • Develop content and help manage our social media channels and blog
  • Contribute to team brainstorming sessions on campaign and communications strategy
  • Help develop and manage our Student Steering Committee for upcoming fall semester

 

 

LOCATION:
Remote

HOURS: 
Part-time, 10 hours per week.

DURATION:
Start Date: August 1, 2017
End Date: December 31, 2017 with possibility of extending further

TO APPLY:
Please email your CV/resume and letter of interest to info@books-not-bombs.com and include in the subject line "National Student Coordinator Application."

FOR MORE ABOUT THE CAMPAIGN:
Read full job-post here and visit www.books-not-bombs.com

Karam Foundation is a proud sponsor of the Books Not Bombs campaign.


PRODUCT MANAGER

 

AS PRODUCT MANAGER YOU WILL BE WORKING DIRECTLY WITH THE CREATIVE DESIGNER, SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER, AND DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS. YOU WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR DEVELOPING A SYSTEM TO MAINTAIN KARAM’S INVENTORY AS WELL AS DRAFTING PROPOSALS FOR POTENTIAL DISTRIBUTORS.

 
Name *
Name
Phone *
Phone
Where you went to school, what you studied, and why?

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Understand concept of brand consistency
  • Organized, detail oriented, and creative
  • Team player
  • Able to work independently and take initiative
  • Must be passionate about customer service
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Must be willing to go above and beyond to ensure the success of the Karam Souk
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field (preferred)
  • Minimum 2-4 years of experience in sales and/or marketing

DUTIES:

  • Create & manage electronic inventory system
  • Communicate directly with customers
  • Coordinate events that are both local and not local, and maintain their product sales
  • Fulfill product orders
  • Purchase supplies for store
  • Work directly with Creative Designer on creating new products
  • Keep up with packaging and merchandise trends
  • Communicate Karam's mission to customers and potential partners
  • Work directly with Social Media Manager on product related social media content
  • Outreach to local distributors to sell Karam products
  • Prepare sales reports

LOCATION
Lake Forest, IL

HOURS & COMPENSATION
Part-time, 20 hours per week, with potential for full-time. $15 per hour. 

TO APPLY

Interested candidates should fill out the application form (see right) and email a resume and CV.


ACCOUNTING CLERK

 

AS ACCOUNTING CLERK, YOU WILL BE WORKING DIRECTLY WITH THE DIRECTOR OF FINANCIAL OPERATIONS AS WELL AS OTHER KARAM TEAM MEMBERS. YOU WILL GAIN A CLOSE UNDERSTANDING ABOUT KARAM FOUNDATION’S WORK AND THE SYRIAN CRISIS, DEVELOP SKILLS IN FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, AND ENJOY A COLLABORATIVE TEAMWORK CULTURE. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Name *
Name
Phone *
Phone
How did you find out about this internship? *
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Attention to detail and problem solving skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Dependability, flexibility, and ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Strong mathematical/finance skills
  • Preferable: Prior bookkeeping accounting experience

DUTIES:

  • Manage Karam finances including, but not limited to bookkeeping, updating spreadsheets, etc.
  • Maintain accounting records
  • Monitor office supplies and reorder as necessary
  • Maintain an orderly accounting filing system
  • Reconcile finance accounts
  • Provide clerical and administrative support to management as requested

LOCATION
Lake Forest, IL
 

HOURS & COMPENSATION
Part-time, 20 hours per week. $15 per hour. 

TO APPLY

Interested candidates should fill out the application form (see right) and email a resume and CV.