Internships - Administrative Assistant Internship (hybrid)

Reports to: CEO

Hours per Week:  preferably up to 15

Duration: dependent on student schedule. Will be finalized during the interview process.

Compensation: Upon completion of the internships, interns will receive a certificate of completion and a letter of recommendation (upon request). If this internship is for academic credits, please provide us with a university point of contact so that we can ensure you receive your credits. 



The Administrative Intern will complete in-office tasks as delegated by Dallas Hope Charities CEO.

By the end of this internship, we hope that you will walk away with: a better understanding of the inner workings of a nonprofit; an increased ability to network and conduct yourself in a variety of professional settings; connections to community leaders in nonprofit and other industries relevant to our work; increased knowledge of community resources (including how to research and refer them to others); administrative and data entry skills that can be applied to a variety of positions; a firm grasp of issues impacting low income and LGBTQ communities and community led solutions to these issues; and a variety of other skills and experiences that can be carried to future opportunities.


Duties include: 

  • Discreetly handling confidential information, letters, and email

  • Creating spreadsheets, presentations, and purchase orders

  • Creating and submitting monthly reports

  • Conducting and/or arranging trainings and meetings

  • Ordering and maintaining office supplies

  • Oversee office equipment maintenance and updates

  • Overseeing and managing IT, Marketing and community events on occasion

  • Receiving and directing emails, visitors, and deliveries

  • Most importantly, supporting and protecting the time of the CEO

  • Will also be asked to complete additional duties as needed/identified

Preferred Qualifications

  • Be innovative, forward thinking, and self-driven

  • Be inclusive, positive and energetic! 

  • Prior experience in a professional office environment is preferred but not required. 

  • Preferred but not required, a strong proficiency in computer software including: Quickbooks, Microsoft Office and Google Suite applications as well as strength in organization.  

  • REQUIRED: Have the utmost support for the LGBTQ+ community, and the individuals that we serve.

Physical Demands: Occasional lifting, standing and sitting for long periods of time



Dallas Hope Charities is an equal opportunity employer.

Interested in this opportunity but not sure if you qualify? We encourage you to submit your resume anyways! Studies show that gender marginalized people are less likely to apply for positions unless they believe they meet 100% of the qualifications. People who are gender privileged, on the other hand, are more likely to complete job applications for positions that they are as little as 60% qualified for. We believe that everyone has something to offer and we would love to see what you bring to the table!

Schedule Summary

This activity occurs between Monday, September 12, 2022 and Friday, June 30, 2023