UF Foundation Internship Spring 2017

The Prospect Management, Research & Analysis department of the UF Foundation is seeking energetic, results-driven, and analytical interns for Spring 2017. Our team is an integral part of the fundraising arm of the University of Florida. Interns will learn about a major fundraising operation, as well as basic prospect research, analysis and prospect management. These are non-paid positions and must be for course credit. We welcome applicants from all majors and encourage diversity. We are looking forward to hearing from you!

• Learn about non-profit advancement operations
• Assist with various projects to support fundraising initiatives
• Perform research to create and update profiles on prospective donors
• Utilize financial, biographical, and corporate databases
• Mentorship training program provided; work one-on-one with experienced team members

• Applicants should be sophomores, juniors or seniors
• Possess excellent writing and research skills
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (especially Excel)
• Adaptable, team-player, and priority-driven
• Highly organized and detail oriented
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal)
• Must be pursuing academic credit for internship
• Work between 10-20 hours per week, depending on credit requirement.
o Flexible hours between 8:00 AM – noon and 1:00 PM-5:00 PM, Monday through Friday.

Applicants should send a resume to Cynthia De Mates cdemates@uff.ufl.edu.

Deadline: November 13th 2016

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Become a Global Gator Guide

The Global Business Society (GBS) is currently seeking applicants to become Global Gator Guides.
Selected students will develop leadership skills by guiding, assisting, and mentoring incoming international students for the Spring 2017 semester.

Global Gator Guides are matched with an international business exchange student from Asia, Europe, Australia or South America who is studying at UF.
The Global Gator Guide will be responsible for helping their student adjust and get connected to UF and Heavener throughout the semester.
Global Gator Guides also work together to plan and lead cultural lessons and events for students.

This enticing program includes an international training seminar, exciting planned events, individual meetings and lifelong friendships.
Take this opportunity to go global with the Heavener School of Business and expand the Gator Nation.
You can make Gainesville a little bigger and create an impact without ever leaving the 352!

If you are interested in applying, visit our information page and event page for more details. Students who apply before November 3 will receive top priority when matching.

APPLY NOW: http://www.ufgbs.com/application


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University Press of Florida Internship

University Press of Florida at UF is seeking interns for the spring semester in the areas of acquisitions, sales and marketing, and advertising and design. Our internship program offers students of all majors the opportunity to gain employment experience in the business of book publishing.

To apply, students should visit http://upf.com/internships.asp and complete the application form found on that page. The application deadline is Friday, November 18.

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2017 Boren Awards Application Now Open!

The application for the 2017 Boren Awards is now open at www.borenawards.org!

Boren Awards fund U.S. undergraduate and graduate language study and research abroad in world regions critical to U.S. national interests (including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East). The countries of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand are excluded.

The Boren Scholarships provide up to $20,000 for undergraduate students for language-focused study abroad.

Program alumni apply the skills they learn abroad to careers in international affairs with the federal government, and receive preferential hiring consideration for many federal jobs.

Webinars on aspects of the Boren Awards, including special regional initiatives and components of the application are scheduled throughout the fall and spring. Sign up today at www.borenawards.org/webinars.html. Additional information on preferred countries, languages, and fields of study can be found at www.borenawards.org.

Applicants are encouraged to contact their Boren Awards campus representatives, listed in a directory on the website, for institution-specific guidance. They may also contact Boren Awards staff directly at 1 800 618 NSEP or boren@iie.org.

Final applications are due January 31, 2017 for the graduate Boren Fellowships, and February 9, 2017 for the undergraduate Boren Scholarships.

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Progressive Claims Internship

“Join a place where you can apply your hard-earned skills, test your limits and love what you do.

Why Progressive? At Progressive, we celebrate risk takers and overachievers. Do you thrive in
that kind of an atmosphere? Then come have an adventure with some bright and creative people!
You’ll get the chance to work on projects integral to the company’s success.

As a Claims Intern, you’ll have an opportunity to work on a project that directly impacts company
success. You’ll also work closely with a member of our Senior Leadership Team, who will guide you
through your development. During this internship, you’ll be assigned a business problem for which
you and your fellow interns will research, develop and present a business plan to drive operational
improvement. This is a full time, 10 week paid summer internship.

There’s something unique happening here; something truly Progressive! Bring your talent to our
team, and help make incredible things happen. Find a job you’ll love and apply for this opportunity
at Progressive.com/Jobs.”

Summer Intern – FL Claims
Dates: May 30, 2017 – August 4, 2017
Schedule: Monday – Friday 8am-5pm
Position Location: Tampa, FL
Pay Rate: $19.00 – $21.00 / hour
Job Number: 139883
Application Due Date: November 4, 2016

Knowledge, skills and experience:
– Current undergraduate student with an anticipated graduation date of Spring/Summer 2018.
– Ability to work under general supervision.
– Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to interact effectively with others.
– Demonstrated problem solving abilities with strong analytical skills.
– Must have strong customer service, time management skills and organizational skills.
– Customer-oriented individual with ability to proficiently multitask and prioritize.
– Keyboard and PC knowledge and proficiency.

Sponsorship is not available for this position. Progressive is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Progressive generally does not sponsor foreign national candidates for work authorization except for positions that in Progressive’s determination require highly specialized knowledge and for which candidate sponsorship is appropriate.

Visit http://bit.ly/SummerInternFLClaims or scan the QR code to learn more!
Job: 139883

For more information contact, Josh Taylor, Talent Advisor Group Recruiter, at 440-395-1778 and see:


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Tax Preparation Internship Opportunity

This upcoming November, Liberty will be offering an income tax course to prepare potential applicants for the Liberty certification. They must complete this course and pass the certification exam in order to apply for the tax preparer position. Interested parties should email cgabriel13947@gmail.com to sign up for the tax school. There will be a small fee of ten dollars for the books, but the course itself is free.

The class times will be as follows at 3312 SW 35 Boulevard:

  • Tuesdays/Thursdays: 2PM-5PM (starting 11/8)
  • Wednesdays/Fridays: 1PM-4PM (starting 11/9)

We will be hiring upon completion of the course.

Each intern at Liberty would be a Liberty-certified tax preparer and would be responsible for assisting clients in completing their personal income tax returns throughout the Spring of this year. There would also be several clerical and administrative tasks assigned related to tax preparation. We are also looking for a bookkeeping intern.


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Kelly Services- HR Internship/Job Opportunity

Internship/Job Opportunity; Posted on GATOR CAREERLINK
Title: Assistant Staffing Coordinator
Job Function: HR, Labor Relations & Administrative
Pay Rate: $12-$14/HR
Hours & Duration: 8:30-12:30 or 12:30-4:30; May vary depending on student/branch needs

Job Description: Fantastic Entry-Level Human Resources Internship or Part-Time Job opportunity. We are looking for 1-2 dynamic students to fill a position which will provide a variety of cross-functional HR related learning opportunities. The Assistant Staffing Coordinator (ASC) is responsible for supporting one or more senior staffing supervisors and/or recruiters at our local Gainesville Kelly Services branch office, The ASC provides best-in-class service to Kelly’s customers, temporary employees and applicants:

  • Customer-related service includes assisting the senior team member with taking and filling orders, managing the order life cycle as well as problem resolution as they arise.
  • Temporary employee-related service includes assisting the senior team member with recruiting, screening, hiring, training and orientations processes as well as resolving problems and helping to support employee relations issues.

Additional Job Duties Include:

  • Answering and routing phone calls/emails to appropriate team members.
  • Administrative duties; Data Entry, reference checks, making quality check calls, filing, job posting, making badges, etc.
  • Coordinating applicants through Kelly Services skill’s testing process.
  • Coordinating with other interns/part-time employees whose job duties intersect with the ASC.
  • Identify and screen potential candidates.
  • Social Media Management
  • Job Fair/Event Coordination Support


  • Currently enrolled UF undergraduate or graduate student.
  • 1-2 years prior work/internship experience in an office setting.
  • Demonstrated interest in Business/HR related career path.
  • Under classmen with the desired skill sets will be considered.
  • Excellent Communication, Customer Service and Computer Skills Required
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Spring 2017 Marketing Internship- Hartfield Insurance

Hartfield Insurance Group, Inc. is an independent insurance company with unsurpassed customer service that focuses on client risk awareness and management. We are seeking undergraduate marketing majors from the Heavener School of Business to assist and work one-on-one with the owner of the company, Larry Hartfield. Applicants must have basic knowledge of Microsoft Office and have excellent communication skills. We are looking primarily for someone who has ownership, takes the initiative and thinks on their feet.

Responsibilities and duties for this position include:

Client Outreach

  • Maintaining client relationships by sending out letters/notices
  • Keeping updated client policy information
  • Analyzing alternative options available to clients
  • Creating and sending out the monthly client newsletter


  • Promoting the Hartfield Insurance Group’s business through community outreach, social media, and newsletters
  • Helping to plan educational seminars and events
  • Working with Infusionsoft, an email marketing and CRM software system

Administrative office work

  • Answering phones, sending client correspondence, contacting insurance providers to verify information, making copies, sending faxes, etc.


The internship will consist of 8-12 hours per week and we are currently looking to fill positions for the summer 2016 and fall 2016 semesters. This is an unpaid internship that will help you gain professional experience and exposure to insurance and financial products.
Candidates should send resumes and/or questions to admin.dir@hartfieldinsgroup.com. Potential candidates will be contacted to schedule an interview.

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