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Conservation Intern - Angeles Chapter

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Los Angeles, CA, USALos AngelesCAUSA
Internship

Context: The Conservation Intern will perform various administrative and conservation duties to support operations of the Chapter office.

Scope: The Conservation Intern will perform (1) administrative and general office duties, coordinate chapter activities and meetings, interact with volunteers, and respond to routine inquiries from members, volunteers, and the general public, and (2) conservation duties including researching chapter conservation issues, writing reports and letters, attending and speaking at meetings.

Areas of Responsibility: 
  • Work with volunteers and assist in role development
  • Create flyers, social media posts to keep Club membership informed and the general public informed.
  • Write newsletter stories on various local conservation issues
  • Assist in developing effective outreach material via web presence and or visual content
  • Perform miscellaneous duties as assigned
  • Volunteer outreach
  • Building a name brand on social and traditional media
  • Research chapter conservation issues
  • Write conservation articles and post via social media
  • Speak at agency meetings: city councils, planning commissions, etc.
Skills/Experience: 
  • Ability to interact effectively with volunteers, members, staff and the general public.
  • Interest working with local conservation organizations.
  • Interest in researching and writing about local conservation issues
  • Proficient, detail oriented, self-motivated and driven with the ability to work independently.

Organization Info

Sierra Club

Overview
Headquarters: 
Oakland, CA, United States
Founded: 
1968
About Us
Areas of Focus: 
Mission: 

The purposes of the Sierra Club are to explore, enjoy, and protect the wild places of the earth; to practice and promote the responsible use of the earth's ecosystems and resources; to educate and enlist humanity to protect and restore the quality of the natural and human environment; and to use all lawful means to carry out these objectives.

Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Jun 1 2019
Active Until: 
Jul 1 2019
Hiring Organization: 
Sierra Club
industry: 
Nonprofit