Job Type: Paid Internship
Salary Details: TBD
Deadline: Aug 15, 2023

Position Summary

Seeking a highly motivated and detail-oriented Communications Intern to join our team. This position will support the communications efforts of WildEarth Guardians by assisting with various tasks related to image and video management, social media content creation, and general communications support. The intern will gain valuable hands-on experience in the field of communications and contribute to our mission of protecting the environment.


Image and Video Management:

  • Compile, organize, and establish consistent metadata for WildEarth Guardians’ image and video bank.
  • Source and acquire new images and videos relevant to our organization’s mission and goals.
  • Assist in maintaining an organized and easily accessible database of visual assets.
  • Ensure that all images and videos adhere to copyright and usage guidelines.

Social Media Content Creation:

  • Collaborate in the creation of a comprehensive content bank for WildEarth Guardians’ social media platforms, including Instagram, Reels, TikTok, and more.
  • Develop engaging and visually appealing content that aligns with our organization’s brand and messaging.
  • Collaborate with the communications team to brainstorm and plan social media campaigns and initiatives.

General Communications Support:

  • Assist the communications team with maintaining press lists and updating media contacts.
  • Collaborate with team members on special projects and initiatives as needed.


  • Currently pursuing or recently completed a degree in communications, marketing, journalism, or a related field.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail, with the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Proficient in image and video editing software (e.g., Canva).
  • Familiarity with social media platforms, including Instagram, Reels, TikTok, and their content creation tools.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Passion for environmental conservation and interest in the mission and values of WildEarth Guardians.

Duration and Compensation: 

This is a part-time internship position, requiring approximately 15-20 hours per week. The duration of the internship is flexible, typically lasting 3 to 6 months. Compensation and/or university credit will be provided in accordance with local labor laws and regulations.

Location: 100% Remote with a strong preference for Western states


Please fill out the application on our website. Someone from the Communications team will reach out to you if they would like to know more about your skills and interests.