The Marijuana Policy Project has two full-time jobs and two internships available at its Washington, DC headquarters. The full-time positions available are Development Coordinator and Development Writer.
The Development Coordinator plays a key role in MPP's Membership Department and manages assorted membership programs (such as MPP's merchandise program and list rentals), conducts donor research, and assists in donor outreach. Strong proficiency with Excel is required.
The Development Writer writes proposals to individual philanthropists, grant applications to foundations, and mass fundraising communications. The Development Writer must be an unusually outstanding writer, with the ability to synthesize large amounts of information to produce compelling, inspirational appeals.
The internship positions available are Outreach Intern and State Policies Intern. These are unpaid, part-time internships, for 10-20 hours per week (class credit is available). Most MPP interns are current students or recent grads, although that's not required. The Outreach Intern assists with online outreach and video production. The State Policies Intern monitors news, formats and posts relevant articles on MPP's Web site, and assists with miscellaneous projects.
For all positions, please visit http://www.mpp.org/jobs for full job descriptions, salary information, and instructions on how to apply.