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Employment Opportunities

Current Openings

Director of Development
The Director of Development reports to the VP of Development and is a key member of the Development team, serving as a strategist and fundraiser for the comprehensive development plan and corresponding strategies.  Director is accountable for all development activities including Major Gifts, Individual Giving, Corporate Giving, Planned Giving, etc.  Implement all aspects of fundraising activities to support growth, budgetary goals and strategic intent throughout chapter territory. Stewardship is a vital component of the chapter’s success and is a high priority.

A complete job description is available here.  If interested, please send a cover letter and resume to Jerry Peters.  No phone calls please.  

Event Manager
The Event Manager works closely with entire chapter team to manage all aspects of a comprehensive event program, including internal signature events and benefit external events.  This position is responsible for the successful design and implementation of a program that will grow net income and help build the major giving and planned giving pipeline for the chapter.  The Event Manager is an integral member of the chapter team, participating in planning for overall goals, policies and budgets, while establishing a culture of working together to achieve the core mission of Make-A-Wish® Eastern North Carolina.

A complete job description is available here.  If interested, please send a cover letter and resume to Jerry Peters.  No phone calls please.

Internship Opportunities

Internships provide college students with hands-on learning opportunities. Students interested in a career in the non-profit sector will find a wealth of experience by working with Make-A-Wish®Eastern North Carolina. Please note that all internships are unpaid.

Internship Opportunities
Internships provide college students with hands-on learning opportunities. Our program exposes the students to a variety of different experiences including marketing communications, media relations, event planning, and fundraising.

Spring 2017 Internships
Duration: January-May
Accepting Resumes: August-December 2016

Summer 2017 Internships
Duration: June-August
Accepting Resumes: January-May 2017

Fall 2017 Internships
Duration: August-December
Accepting Resumes: April-July 2017

To apply for an internship position, please complete the Volunteer Application. Candidates will have to complete a Conflict of Interest form, Background Check, and interview prior to beginning the internship. Return your application, cover letter, and resume to our office:

Mail: 2880 Slater Rd., Suite 105 Morrisville, NC, 27560

Make-A-Wish® Eastern North Carolina
2880 Slater Rd
Suite 105
Morrisville, NC 27560
(919) 821-7111
Toll Free (800) 432-9474