Trout Unlimited

Today TU is a national organization with more than 150,000 members organized into about 400 chapters from Maine to Montana to Alaska. This dedicated grassroots army is matched by a respected staff of lawyers, policy experts and scientists, who work out of more than 30 offices nationwide. These conservation professionals ensure that TU is at the forefront of fisheries restoration work at the local, state and national levels.

TU is an Equal Employment Opportunity & Affirmative Action Employer pursuant to Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act & Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistant Act.

TU hires staff without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status or disability.

Trout Unlimited Juneau, AK, USA
Apr 17, 2018
POSITION SUMMARY The Southeast Alaska Communications/Outreach Intern will report directly to the Southeast Alaska Outreach Coordinator and will be responsible for developing, organizing, and designing social media and web content for Trout Unlimited's Southeast Alaska programs and provide logistical support for program outreach. This position will work closely with the Trout Unlimited Alaska Program communications and outreach staff to defend Southeast Alaska's clean rivers and streams by supporting local campaigns. This is a summer internship with a flexible schedule. This position is based in Juneau, Alaska. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Designing and developing social media content Organizing and editing campaign photo and video libraries Updating and maintaining the organization's multiple social media channels Updating and improving the organization's website Helping to implement communications & PR plans for various campaigns Assisting with setting up and staffing outreach events Updating media contact lists Writing and editing outreach and development materials Tracking and posting the organization's media hits and social media stats Other duties as assigned QUALIFICATIONS High School diploma or equivalent Intermediate photo editing and design skills Strong writing skills Social media expertise Weebly/Squarespace proficiency and/or ability to learn web platforms quickly Demonstrated experience or interest in non-profit communications A passion for protecting Alaska's clean rivers & streams Motivated and detail-oriented HOW TO APPLY Please send a brief cover letter, resume, and 2-3 design or photo samples to Erin Heist at   erin.heist@tu.org   – please be sure to include "Communications Intern" in the subject line. No phone calls please. Open until filled. Application deadline is May 1, 2018. TU is unable to assist with housing or travel expenses, but we may be able to work with college students who are familiar with their school’s process and take responsibility for obtaining academic credit for their internship. Please fill out this   voluntary form   and submit it as an   attachment to this email address . TU is an Equal Employment Opportunity & Affirmative Action Employer pursuant to Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act & Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistant Act. TU hires staff without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status or disability. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com And always apply early because employers may close the job listing early.
Trout Unlimited United States
Mar 22, 2018
Trout Unlimited is proud to offer internships to high school, college, and graduate level students interested in a variety of career areas within coldwater conservation. Trout Unlimited welcomes intern applications throughout the year, but has limited opportunities outside of the summer season. For 2018 summer internships, we will accept applications from January 1 through April 1, 2018. Due to the high volume of inquiries during this time, we are not always able to reach out to all applicants. Trout Unlimited typically provides a modest stipend for internship participants, but is unable to assist with housing or travel expenses. Where allowed by educational institutions, internship participants may also receive academic credit in addition to or in lieu of a stipend. Thank you for your interest in Trout Unlimited's internship program!