Communications Intern

Potomac Conservancy

Silver Spring, Maryland

Job Type Paid Internship
Salary Details $18 an hour
Deadline May 31, 2024
Required Experience 0 - 1 years

Potomac Conservancy seeks an energetic and creative team player to join our Communications Team. The Communications Intern will work closely with the Director of Digital Communications, assisting the team with online content management to raise awareness and inspire action for local clean water initiatives. As a member of our team, you will be instrumental in helping the Conservancy inspire and build a growing movement for clean water! This is a great opportunity to support the inner workings of a dynamic nonprofit and expand multiple professional competencies.

Key Responsibilities The Communications Intern will support Potomac Conservancy’s brand and digital marketing strategy by contributing to online content production, data management and social media. Full responsibilities include: 

  • Research: Source content and conduct background research for digital materials.
  • Editorial & Copy: Write, edit, and distribute content for our blog posts, social media, and other written materials as needed. Assist with website editing as needed.
  • Image Inventory: Enhance our photography catalog by organizing and uploading highquality images to a cloud-based platform.
  • Data analysis: Maintain a filing system for communications materials, update email and media databases, research and organize publications, track key performance metrics for online platforms, and assist with other administrative duties.

Please find more information here.


Please send a resume, thoughtful cover letter, and appropriate work sample (no more than two pages) to the Director of Digital Communications, Haley Epping at epping@potomac.org.  Please include “Communications Internship” in the subject line.

When you apply, please indicate that you are responding to the posting on Conservation Job Board.

Category Admin & Leadership , Land Trust
Tags Outreach