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.

We currently have the following positions available.

Programme Coordinator 6 month fixed term contract

27 January 2016

We are looking for a Programme Coordinator to join us on a six month contract; this is a multi-functional role, supporting Programme Manager(s) and Senior Programme Manager(s) to deliver corporate programmes. The main focus of the role will be to provide administrative support across partnership programmes but flexibility will be essential.

The successful candidate will need to be organised, detail-orientated, assertive and have the ability to prioritise their own workload and be flexible. You are used to dealing with a wide range of clientele‚ confident in multitasking and prioritising workloads and associated tasks. You are also able to work effectively as part of a team, collaborating with others across the organisation to get projects achieved. A positive can-do attitude is essential.

Earthwatch is friendly, we do great work and we like to eat cake. Want to join us?

Learning Programme Manager - One Year Fixed term Contract

21 January 2016

Earthwatch is passionate about what we do and are looking for a Learning & Programme Manager who can match our passion to join us.

You will work closely with Earthwatch corporate audiences, to lead on the management, design and delivery of innovative leadership learning experiences. These involve a blend of online learning, outdoor work with scientists, lectures, workshops and reflection sessions and lead to a commitment to environmental action.

You will have experience in curriculum design, learner-centred principles, behaviour change, programme management and sustainability and will be eager to work within an NGO where resources are sometimes scarce and creativity is required. This role will involve facilitating programmes from 2-5 days at various field-based locations, occasionally abroad, so you will have a love for nature and the outdoors and a passion for engaging others in the subject and inspiring new ways of thinking.

Earthwatch is an equal opportunity employer.


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If you don’t see the position you’re looking for, feel free to contact us through your local Earthwatch Human Resources department.

No phone calls please.