Jobs & Internships

Earthwatch is an international environmental nonprofit organization that funds field expeditions in more than 50 countries.

Earthwatch expeditions provide individuals with opportunities to participate in hands-on scientific research all over the world. We also partner with schools, businesses, governments, and other philanthropic organizations to enable a broad range of people to learn and change the world through our experiential model.

Staff members at Earthwatch develop, manage, market, and recruit for our varied expeditions, programs, and partnerships. Earthwatch does not employ the scientists or research staff that run the expeditions we support; they generally work for universities or other research institutions.

Applicants must have the right to work in the UK; Earthwatch is unable to support visa applications.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

We currently have the following positions available.

Senior Programme Manager

19 July 2016

Earthwatch have been a pioneer in partnering with business. Over the past two decades we have partnered with some of the world’s biggest blue-chip companies, including HSBC, Shell, Rio Tinto, Kraft Foods, Ernst & Young, and Microsoft. Due to a combination of maternity and sabbatical leave we are looking for a Senior Programme Manager for a one year fixed term contract.

The Senior Programme Manager will provide exceptional relationship management to our corporate partners, maximising our ability to work together to deliver our mission. Working with a small team you will ensure the delivery of innovative immersive research and learning programmes.

We are looking for an outstanding relationship manager with the proven ability to grow and develop effective partnerships and previous experience of working with the corporate sector.

Supporter Development Manager

08 July 2016

You will ensure the delivery of integrated, supporter focused communications to our 50,000+ Earthwatchers; a community comprising the general public, corporate partners, school teachers and pupils and scientists. You will ensure supporters are engaged with Earthwatch by delivering campaigns that are segmented, personalised and delivered to the right people in the most appropriate and best quality way. You will also build the individual giving strategy and will be responsible for the recruitment, development and retention of individual donors.

Extensive direct marketing experience in the charity sector should mean you already have an impressive record of retaining and developing supporters. You will be skilled at working with creative agencies and adept at using digital marketing communications/social media to increase supporters’ engagement and donations. A good understanding of the codes of practice, regulatory framework and complaints handling requirements is also required

Brand and Communications Manager

24 June 2016

Earthwatch brings individuals from all walks of life together with world-class scientists to work for the good of the planet. We create field-based experiences which improve scientific understanding and inspire and engage participants. We are passionate about what we do and are looking for someone who can match our passion to join our team.

The Brand & Communications Manager will lead on communications for Earthwatch, maximising our ability to reach and engage with audiences. Working with a small team you will set best practice standards and communicate a compelling story, demonstrating our impact.

We are looking for an exceptional communications professional with brand management expertise and the ability to work creatively across a range of media.

Earthwatch is an equal opportunity employer.


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