Global Program Intern


The Global Program Intern will support the Global team at Thistle Farms. The intern will primarily be supervised by the Program Manager and Global Director while working with the entire Global Department and sometimes working with development and marketing. Efforts involve preparing materials and documentation through specific program projects including data collection, compilation, writing, and research efforts. In addition, as a part of the Global Team, this intern will also work with the rest of the Global Department to assist with smaller daily tasks, events, or volunteering that need assistance.

Reports to: Global Program Manager / Global Director
Job Classification: Paid Summer Internship (May - August, 2021) 


  • Highly organized
  • Interested in the Thistle Farms Mission
  • Interested in International Development and Non-Profit Work
  • Attention to detail with an appetite for data
  • Committed to working 20 - 30 hrs. / week (dependent on situation)
  • Proficient in Excel, G Suite, or other data reporting measurements
  • Ability to handle multiple deadlines in an environment that is constantly changing
  • Ability to work between the office hours (8 am – 4 pm) M - F
  • Under the direction of the Program Manager, assist with annual reporting, surveys, and dissemination, communication to partners, and writing
  • Assist in needs assessments and evaluation efforts for projects, including coordination data tools and partner surveys
  • Research and Development for new prospects of Global Partners
  • In collaboration with Global Program Manager, research, develop, and distribute communication materials such as newsletters, emails, and social media posts as it pertains to global partners.
  • Assist Program Manager with coordinating events, projects, timelines, and deadlines