2021 Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Internship

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Duration:  142 scheduled hours spread across 7-10 weeks

                  (start date negotiable based on availability)
Location:  Remote (work from home)
Pay Rate:  $14/hour

 

Organization Description

Truclusion, a Further Consulting Services company, was formed when experienced consultants, facilitators, and researchers from different ethnic and professional backgrounds joined together to make a better consulting firm. Our approach is a human-centered one, using the actual experiences and perceptions of the people within our client’s organization to drive the methods and interventions we provide.

Internship Description
We are seeking an individual who is passionate about Diversity, Equity and Inclusion issues at the organizational level. This is a temporary, summer position under the direct supervision of a senior lead consultant in working to fulfill the goals of Truclusion’s various projects.

 

Candidates of diverse identities and backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.  

Responsibilities

This position will support the lead consultants in a variety of projects that may include:

  • Assist in preparing online registration forms, spreadsheets, general letters, and other written material.

  • Prepare presentations using various software programs, including PowerPoint, Zoom and Microsoft Teams.

  • Assist with organizational assessments.

  • Communicate with clients.

  • Customize and distribute workshop materials for clients.

  • Shadow and/or participate in workshop facilitations.

 

Desired Skills 

We are looking for a candidate who has at least some of the following skills, and abilities:

  • Interest in learning more about Diversity, Equity and Inclusion issues that affect workplace and membership contribution.

  • Ability to work independently with moderate guidance as well as the ability to collaborate within a diverse work environment.

  • Creative thinking, including looking at issues from a different perspective, identifying connections, and developing new approaches to solving problems.

  • Good organizational and time management skills; action-oriented and able to complete projects within a timely manner.

  • Communicate effectively with team members via video conferencing apps, phone, email or in person.

  • Ability to learn and use new technology platforms.

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneDrive, etc.) and/or Google applications (Docs, Drive, Slides, etc.).

  • Experience in graphic design, video editing, and basic HTML.

Requirements 

  • This position requires you to have a computer with reliable internet connection. If you will need assistance in acquiring either, please let us know when you apply.

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality regarding projects and data.

 

Benefits 

This position will give you the opportunity to learn what it takes to design and implement Diversity, Equity and Inclusion roadmaps for unique and complex organizational structures.

 

Equal Opportunity 

All qualified persons will be considered for employment without regard to age, color, national origin, citizenship status, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

 

Application Instructions 

Please send your resume and cover letter sharing your applicable talents and experiences, and what you hope to learn from this internship to: yienwf@truclusion.com.

 

We will begin reviewing applications on April 12th.