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TechSoup Solutions and Services Data Intern in San Francisco, California

We?re a high-impact, global nonprofit social enterprise that believes in using technology for the greater good. Since 1987, we?ve been building partnerships and alliances with individuals, corporations, nonprofits, and governments across the globe ? all committed to helping nonprofits fully access the profound power of technology and a connected world ? and use it to improve lives.

But we won?t stop there: as technology and global needs change, so do we. We?re creating new, community-driven platforms and mobile apps and are enhancing our offerings so that nonprofits around the world have the resources they need to build a brighter future for millions of individuals.

We?re innovators, leaders, influencers, social entrepreneurs, and technologists drawn together by a shared vision: to make the world a better place through technology. Join us!

Internship

An internship at TechSoup is not just a learning experience; it is an opportunity to make a challenging and meaningful contribution. You will get to work on real world inspiring projects that drive goals and objectives.

TechSoup is launching a new model of working with corporate partners, by directly offering cloud products and solutions to nonprofits. This internship will be devoted to helping develop the tools and processes to operate this new global business model for TechSoup.

This is a paid position located in San Francisco, CA

Position

The project is to work with the Courses team to define what metrics should be tracked to understand and evaluate program performance and impact, identify the data sets that will provide those metrics, and use PowerBI, a data visualization tool, to build a data visualization dashboard.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create a live impact visualization dashboard accessible to all members of the TS

  • Create a published, public dashboard showing how courses are being accessed by TS members around the world.

  • Provide an overview of the intern roles and responsibilities.

  • The intern will be responsible for driving the project to completion which includes setting

  • meetings with the business owners to understand:

    • The metrics needed, identifying what data
  • Will provide us with those metrics

  • Sourcing data

  • Confirm that the data is what is needed

  • Design an impact dashboard with the business owners

  • Publish the dashboard using actual data

Qualifications

Knowledge:

  • Experience with or desire to learn Excel or Google Sheets extremely important.

  • Experience with classes that force you to think about experiments and outcomes and how you measure those outcomes.

Skills:

  • Microsoft Office and/or Google Docs

  • Diplomacy and teamwork

  • Ability to track down subject matter experts (like professors) to get questions answered

Abilities:

  • Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing

  • Interact in a professional manner with a wide variety of people

Education

Any combination of education and experience providing the skill and knowledge for successful participation and learning in the internship would be qualifying. Typical qualifications would be equivalent to:

  • Must be actively and presently enrolled an accredited college or university at an

  • undergraduate or graduate level.

TechSoup is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to ensuring that all employees and applicants receive equal consideration and treatment, regardless of race, color, creed, gender (including gender identity or gender expression), religion, marital or domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical, mental or medical disability, sex, sexual orientation, citizenship, military service status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law or local ordinance.

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