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Intern, Corporate Sponsorship & Membership
New York

The Corporate Relations team at Americas Society/Council of the Americas seeks a paid intern to support our corporate membership and sponsorship management and outreach.


  • Support corporate sponsorship and membership outreach efforts.
  • Draft communication materials: letters, presentations, proposals, etc.
  • Assist in the implementation of all corporate sponsorship benefits.
  • Perform market research on current and prospective corporate sponsors and members.
  • Generate queries, reports, and business profiles of corporate members and prospects.
  • Assist with additional administrative tasks, record-keeping, and reporting for the team.
  • Maintain all printed materials up to date and ready for distribution to members and prospects of the COA.
  • Assist in the maintenance of records in Fonteva (Salesforce) database.

Time Requirement

  • Three months, maximum 25 hours per week.


  • Recent graduate or currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program. 
  • Strong written and spoken Spanish. Knowledge of Portuguese is helpful. 
  • Strong analytical, organizational, and time-management skills. 
  • Initiative-taking self-starter who can manage multiple tasks simultaneously and easily switch between varying projects with competence and a positive attitude. 
  • Internet research skills and familiarity with MS Office programs, such as Word, Excel, and Powerpoint. 
  • Knowledge of Salesforce (Fonteva), Mailchimp, Canva, and/or other CRM platforms is desirable.

Our employees are currently working a hybrid Monday to Friday schedule each week, with three days spent in the office and two days remotely. All staff are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19. Monday through Friday availability is required.

Salary for this position is $20 per hour.

Application Submission

Please email your résumé and cover letter to: Ragnhild Melzi at rmelzi@as-coa.org. In your cover letter, please mention your related experience and explain why you are a good fit for the position. Please include “Corporate Relations Internship” in the subject line. No phone calls. Only candidates selected to interview will be contacted.

Starting Date

January 2022

Qualified candidates must be eligible to work in the United States to be considered.

Americas Society/Council of the Americas is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or citizenship status.