Communications & Outreach Intern

  • Wild Animal Initiative
  • Remote
  • Apr 07, 2019
Intern Environmental Marketing Non-Profit Science Writer/ Editor

Job Description

The Communications & Outreach Intern will report to the Communications & Outreach Manager, Chloë Cudaback and will be responsible for tasks assigned under this department. These tasks will vary, but may include outreach research, social media content creation, Nature Ethics blog writing, and other tasks as assigned. There will also be a project component that is open to discussion depending on intern interests and skills.

This position is a paid internship. Hours expected per week 5-10. Duration dependent on availability of intern, preferred 8-10 weeks. The wage range for this role is $23-$25 / hour, depending on experience and location.

Wild Animal Initiative offers flexible working hours and a unique experience working in the most neglected area of animal advocacy. To apply, submit a resume, cover letter, and LinkedIn URL by May 1st, 2019.

Wild Animal Initiative provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

 

Responsibilities

  • Complete weekly tasks as assigned by Communications & Outreach Manager.
  • Maintain professional and consistent communication with supervisor and other necessary contacts.
  • Be mindful of representation of Wild Animal Initiative and our values.
  • Develop and complete a project that contributes to the awareness of wild animal welfare issues.
  • Be open to new ideas and ways of addressing wild animal welfare issues.

 

Qualifications

  • Undergraduate student preferred: social science, communications, english, business or public. administration, environmental studies/science, or another relevant field.
  • Understanding of animal welfare issues.
  • Alignment with Wild Animal Initiative’s mission and interest in wild animal issues.
  • Comfort working remotely.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in written form.
  • High motivation to build skills and learn new programs.