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Internship Summer/Fall 2018

Dive into water education!

Description:

Are you a student interested in natural resources management, water law and policy, communications, and public engagement? Our work runs the gamut as we strive to educate Colorado’s decision-makers, water resource managers, and broader populace about our most important resource: WATER!

Water Education Colorado (WEco) is a Denver-based nonprofit organization dedicated to reaching a statewide audience with quality information, education and leadership programs focused on water. We offer publications, digital content, tours, webinars and more.

Join our dynamic team and gain valuable experience in creating top-notch educational programming for a big state. We’re looking for a talented and motivated individual who can help with member communications, the development and migration of website content, educational tours, and conference logistics, working from our office in uptown Denver. The internship can end in August or be extended through December for the right candidate.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with member mailings and other targeted communications
  • Assist with the development of WEco’s new website, including the migration of existing content
  • Solicit silent auction donations for the Sustaining Colorado’s Watersheds conference
  • Assist with event planning and logistics for upcoming educational tours
  • Develop and execute a social media campaign to engage and expand WEco’s community of fans and followers

Required Skills:

  • College or university student
  • Interest in natural resources
  • Excellent written/verbal communication
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Xcel
  • Enthusiastic self-starter
  • Communications or marketing background helpful
  • Social media and digital marketing
  • Willingness to solicit donations from local businesses
  • Close attention to detail

June-August or June-December 2018    |   10 hours per week   |   $10/hour

Send resume and cover letter by June 22 to Jennie Geurts at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

  
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1750 Humboldt Street, Suite 200
Denver, CO 80218
 
303-377-4433