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The Globe Program is dedicated to grow leaders on behalf of the environment. This is our sixth year offering this internship opportunity program and we are thrilled at its success. Come be a part of an exciting internship program where you are making a difference in the world! Our internship locations range from Arlington, Virginia to Hawaii. Learn new skills, meet new people, and have fun helping nature!
Assists Conservancy attorneys by performing work that requires knowledge of legal concepts and expertise regarding the legal system and substantive and procedural law related to real estate, freshwater issues and marine protection. Essential functions may include assisting attorneys with real estate transactions, contracts, litigation management or other areas.
Experience with legal research databases.
Experience with MS Office, Word and Excel.
Completion of first year at an accredited law school.
Ability to comprehend and work with legal documents and transactions.
Ability to obtain information from the internet and other sources.
ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION
This is a full-time, paid internship opportunity that has employment dates of June 2, 2013 - August 9, 2013.
Works and communicates effectively with all levels of staff, attorneys, government officials, real-estate professionals and landowners (if applicable to position duties), and the public.
Multi-cultural sensitivity based upon program supported.
Provides other legal staff, Conservation Information Management staff, and/or Conservation Land System staff with information they need to make accurate and timely decisions.
Excellent oral and written communication skills required.
Maintains confidentiality of sensitive and/or proprietary information.
BENEFITS-SHORT TERM POSITIONS
The Nature Conservancy offers competitive compensation, a 401k plan, flexible work policies and a collaborative work environment. We also provide professional development opportunities and promote from within. As a result, you will find a culture that supports and inspires conservation achievement and personal development, both within the workplace and beyond.
$10.00/hour for undergraduate students; $12.00/hour for graduate students and above
HOW TO APPLY
To apply to position number 40439, submit resume and cover letter as one document. All applications must be submitted in the system prior to 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on January 7, 2013.
Resume, Cover Letter, and 3 References are required.
Your cover letter must include the following information: 1) Why is diversity and inclusiveness important to you? 2) What qualifications or credentials can you bring to this position?
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The Nature Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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