Benefit Assistant/Intern

  • Internship / Apprenticeship
  • Chicago

Website remybumppo Remy Bumppo Theatre Company

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  • Entry Level, Part-time, hourly from February 2024 through May 2024 (subject to availability)
  • Expected 8 hours per week
  • Flexible scheduling but a consistent schedule is preferred. Work days generally are M-F 9a-5p
  • Start Date: February 26, 2024
  • Event date (required); Sunday, May 5, 2024 from 8a-5p

Remy Bumppo Theatre Company seeks a motivated collaborator to join our development team to help with our largest fundraising event of the year – the Annual Benefit.


  • Reporting to the Development Manager, the Benefit Intern will learn and aid in the planning and execution of all aspects of the Annual Benefit, including:
  • Assist with coordination of the silent auction:
    • outreach to local businesses for auction donations,
    • track the receipt and acknowledgment of donated items,
    • creating the online Silent Auction catalog (writing descriptions, take or source photos, etc.
  • Provide excellent customer service to event donors and attendees
  • Process contributions and acknowledgments to donors.
  • Assist with other event-related tasks such as d├ęcor, volunteer coordination, and other logistics.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Interest in customer service and event management
  • Interest in learning about fundraising and nonprofit management
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Experience using Microsoft Office and Google Drive
Instructions to Apply:

Please complete the RBTC Internship Application and submit a resume and one-page cover letter discussing your interest in this position to
Applicants are asked to submit applications by February 12, 2024. Applicants will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

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Pay Rate/Range*: $50/week
Organization Address: 3759 N Ravenswood Ave, Ste 124, Chicago, IL 60613
Organization Contact Name: Bailey Medley
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