Earthwatch is a global environmental charity aiming to create a society that lives in balance with nature by empowering people to save the natural world.  We're all about empowering people to take action in key areas where we can have the most impact: to keep ahead of climate change, save the reef and oceans, restore our iconic landscapes and protect our unique wildlife. Central to our approach is the use of citizen science, where people from all walks of life gather critical scientific data to generate environmental insights, inform future policy and motivate long-term behaviour change.  

Position Description

ClimateWatch is looking for a motivated, creative and personable intern to assist in refreshing the program’s presentation in 2022. This opportunity will see you working alongside the ClimateWatch Program Manager and will form the foundation of ClimateWatch’s digital persona.

The role will include:

  • Updating existing ClimateWatch field guides to match latest branding kit

  • Developing new field guides for new ClimateWatch species

  • Developing promotion materials for ClimateWatch business development

  • Developing video collateral for ClimateWatch education and outreach

  • Inputting newly developed ClimateWatch materials into website

  • Auditing and updating website for consistency and accuracy

  • Assisting e-newsletter and blog updates

  • Other projects as assigned

Key experience/attributes required:

  • Creative problem solver

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Proficient in design programs (canva, Adobe, video editing)

  • Proficient with communigator

  • Experience in content editing, video editing and graphic design

  • Ability to work from home

How to apply

To apply, you will need to send us your CV and a short cover letter telling us why you’d be great in this placement to [email protected].  Please include “Earthwatch Australia Internship Application” in the subject line.  If you intend to put this internship toward university credit, your application must include a letter of support from your unit chair which outlines any specific requirements or obligations. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Applications for Intake 1 close 9am AEDT Friday 18th March 2022. 

Earthwatch Australia is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, all genders, young people, LGBTQI people and people with a disability are encouraged to apply.