The San Francisco Botanical Garden Society is currently seeking a
This is in an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual to learn the inner workings of a thriving fundraising office at a world renowned cultural institution. This six-month position is available immediately and offers a 5 – 10 hour a week engagement.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
This list of duties and responsibilities is not to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities that management may deem necessary from time to time.
The work schedule varies from customary office hours to evenings and weekends, with the potential for long hours during critical periods such as special events. Must be able to climb a flight of stairs and carry and lift meeting and event materials.
Compensation and Hours
Work hours are typically 9am – 5pm but may include occasional evenings and weekends. Compensation: $11 per hour.
About San Francisco Botanical Garden Society
San Francisco Botanical Garden Society (SFBGS) works in partnership with the City of San Francisco/Recreation and Park Department to support San Francisco Botanical Garden, whose 55 acres in Golden Gate Park and geographic and thematic gardens include more than 8,000 different kinds of plants native to California and from throughout the world.
SFBGS's twofold mission is to build communities of support for the Botanical Garden and to cultivate the bond between people and plants. With the help of its members, donors and volunteers, SFBGS funds and oversees Garden improvements, provides curatorial and plant collections management services, propagates plants for the Botanical Garden and for sale to the public, maintains the Helen Crocker Russell Library of Horticulture, offers year-round educational and community programming, operates the Garden Bookstore and Arbor (for plant sales), and welcomes visitors from San Francisco, the Bay Area and all over the world.
Please submit resume and cover letter outlining background, experience and interest to DevIntern@sfbg.org with subject line "Development Intern".
SFBGS hopes to fill the position as soon as possible. Interested applicants should apply at their earliest convenience. No phone calls please.
San Francisco Botanical Garden Society is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from individuals who will contribute to its diversity.