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Development Operations Internship - Remote

ZERO Prostate Cancer is a national non-profit organization dedicated to ending prostate cancer. Our mission is to save lives and stop pain and suffering by advancing research, encouraging action, and providing education and support to prostate cancer patients and their families.

ZERO’s Development Team is seeking interns who have an interest in learning about and gaining experience in back-end operational support for a dynamic team of fundraisers. Working directly with the Database Manager, the Development Operations interns will engage in a variety of activities beneficial to broadening a nonprofit professional’s experience.

Tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Data entry and uploads in ZERO’s Raiser’s Edge database
  • Data maintenance and quality control
  • Specialized data clean-up projects
  • Data extraction for solicitations and reporting on giving trends, fundraiser activities, and constituent analytics
  • Best practices research
  • Raiser’s Edge Certification

This internship will provide education and experience in

  • Raiser’s Edge / RE NXT donor software functionality
  • Non-profit constituent data management
  • Gift entry and acknowledgment processes
  • Data extraction and reporting for fundraising campaigns
  • Development and fundraising activities
  • Administrative and research projects as needed
  • Nonprofit management


  • Detail-oriented and strong organizational skills
  • Professional demeanor
  • Strong computer skills & a quick learner of new technology
  • Strong interpersonal skills and judgment
  • Ability to self-manage, prioritize, and communicate effectively
  • Enthusiastic and self-motivated with a good sense of humor
  • Experience with Raiser’s Edge or other fundraising/CRM software a plus
  • Ability to work remotely

This internship is a remote position. To apply for this internship please send a cover letter and resume to with the subject line “Development Operations Internship.” Please also include the job site that referred you to this position in your cover letter.