We’re hiring: Operations Intern at Games for Change


 
About this Job
 
Games for Change is looking for an operations intern to support a range of projects
promoting games for social impact this Fall. Candidates for this unpaid internship should
meet the below qualifications and requirements.
 
Position Details:
 
Support G4C staff in daily activities and collaborate on special projects, as assigned
Conduct research on games, game-related programs, tech opportunities and
interventions, and game developers
Help us keep our office organized, and file and scan documents
Assist with billing and bookkeeping
Assist with In Kind donation outreach and organization for the National Student
Challenge, Games for Change Festival and other programs
Support and assist with G4C year-round volunteer program
 
Key Qualifications:
 
Very reliable, self-motivated and proactive
Passion for and interest in social impact games and video game development
Highly organized and detailed-oriented
Strong communication skills and ability to work with remote teams
Desire to share Games for Change’s mission
 
Requirements:
 
Weekly commitment of 20-30 hours/week
Start date August/September 2018
Position based in New York
Internship is for both credit and non-credit. Applicants must be enrolled in a college or
university level program and be eligible to receive school credit
 
Applying:
 
To apply, please send an email with the subject line “Operations Intern” to Marissa Harts,
Operations Manager at marissa@gamesforchange.org. Please send your resume as an
attachment and include the following information in the body of the email:
Availability (hours per week) and location
 
School, program and expected graduation year
Overview of interest and experience with social impact games (design, play, etc.)
Details on any prior related internship experience
 
About Games for Change
 
Founded in 2004, Games for Change empowers game creators and social innovators to drive
real-world change using games that help people to learn, improve their communities, and
contribute to make the world a better place. We convene stakeholders through our annual G4C
Festival and foster the exchange of ideas and resources through workshops and consulting
projects. We inspire youth to explore civic issues and learn 21st-century and STEM skills
through our Student Challenge and train educators to run game design classes on impact
games. We incubate projects through our game design challenges and executive production
expertise in coalition building. We act as an amplifier by curating and evangelizing games for
change to the public through our games arcades and awards.

Author: Games For Change
Source: http://www.gamesforchange.org/blog/2018/07/25/were-hiring-operations-intern-at-games-for-change/

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