The purpose of this unpaid internship is to prepare interested candidates for entry into the business world by providing a thorough understanding of the Information Technology Department functions of an association.
Information Systems Intern duties:
Coordinate and execute onboarding and offboarding staff resources across multiple systems.
Learn and develop skills in information technology to include user creation, group management, and troubleshooting issues in common IT platforms.
Gain hands-on practical experience to the full gamut of Help Desk roles and responsibilities.
Develop skills to communicate with internal ILTA clients as well as ILTA Members and Business Partners. Includes prompt, accurate, and courteous responses.
Documentation and continuous improvement of business processes for customer service, including the development of FAQs, decision trees, and template communication.
Assist in the installation of PC hardware and software.
Assist the IT team with current projects. Perform special projects as determined by the Information Technology staff.
Assist in Needs Analysis for projects, including research for solutions to fulfill needs, documentation of business requirements, and corresponding approach.
Assist in updating user and technical documentation.
Assist in managing, maintaining, developing, designing, and updating the company intranet and website.
Gain substantial knowledge into association and technology industries.
This is a Remote position.
On-the-job training will occur daily at the direction of the intern supervisor.
Schedule will be flexible based on student schedule and academic responsibilities. An ideal candidate will work roughly 16-20 hours per week.
Duration of the role is flexible based on the career aspirations of the applicant, but ideally will not be shorter than three months.
Eligibility to work in the U.S.
No travel required.
The primary incentive in this program is the opportunity to investigate a career opportunity in the information technology industry with hands on experience prior to graduation. Once completed, the intern will have sufficient knowledge necessary to determine if a career in information technology is the right opportunity to pursue.
You will work directly with the IT Support & Operations Administrator to manage the Help Desk and work on special projects.
You will develop skills vitally important in today’s business environment including: - Team-based interaction. - Managing outcomes without having direct authority over others. - Provide insight in the definition and direction of the association’s initiatives. - You will gain an understanding of the day-to-day operations of supporting an association.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: This is an unpaid internship
About International Legal Technology Association
The International Legal Technology Association serves the professional needs of more than 24,000 U.S. and international legal technology professionals and their organizations. Our core values—respect, commitment to members, sharing of information and promoting lifelong learning—drive all we do to support the peer-driven organization that is ILTA. ILTA staff demonstrates excellence throughout 5 main areas of our organization: Membership, Events, Business Partnerships, Marketing and Communications, Technology/IT/Operations. Our focus is to achieve results for our membership and the legal technology profession at large. Much of the value we provide as an association occurs through the coordinated efforts with our global volunteer membership teams. ILTA offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical (PPO, HSA, and HMO plan options), dental, vision, 401k matching, life insurance, team member assistant programs, long term disability options, and flexible spending accounts. In addition, there are employee-paid supplemental options including pet insurance, legal aid and other discounted benefits. We offer paid vacation, sick time and holidays. ILTA is an equal opportuni...ty employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment in open positions without regard to race, ethnicity, gender, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other protected characteristic. All personnel actions, such as compensation and benefits will be administered in accordance with the principles of equal employment opportunity. ILTA encourages the referral of qualified individuals with disabilities, veterans, women and minorities.
ILTA Core Values:
These are the beliefs and behaviors that inform everything we do as an organization.
• Respect our colleagues
• Commit to the highest standards of professionalism
• Provide unbiased and accurate information
• Maintain the highest ethical standards
• Nurture skills and talents to promote lifelong learning
• Develop and enhance strategic relationships
• Provide opportunities to celebrate volunteers and maximize their value to foster a trusted resource community
• Foster diversity, equity and inclusion throughout the ILTA community