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 partners 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 runs the expeditions we support; they generally work for universities or other research institutions.

We currently have the following positions available.

Marketing Communications Specialist

April 10, 2014

This position will write marketing and promotional materials for online and offline channels with a focus on creating, editing, and proofing print and digital creative for Earthwatch Expeditions. This position will also support fundraising, scientific research, and corporate initiatives.

Marketing and Communications Internship

March 19, 2014

Earthwatch is looking for an intern to work in the marketing and communications team for up to three months, based in Oxford, to support the team with a photography and video project.

Research Intern - Carbon Cycling in Wytham Woods

March 18, 2014

Earthwatch seeks an intern for 3-4 days a week for 6 months, joining our research programme on forest carbon cycling in fragmented temperate forests.

Education and Corporate Sustainability Intern

February 27, 2014

Assist in a variety of tasks that aim to engage and inspire confident ambassadors who are passionate about supporting sustainability within their organization and their community.

Assistant Management Accountant

February 25, 2014

In this role, you will manage creditor, debtor and general ledgers to deliver the management accounts to the Financial Controller, process payroll,keep concise department records, and lead projects to improve efficiency and relationships of the department across the organisation.

Graphic Design Intern

February 20, 2014

The Graphic Design Intern will assist the Creative and Graphic Design Manager in planning, designing and laying out a variety of written and online communication material for the Marketing team.

Marketing Intern

February 06, 2014

The Marketing Intern will assist the marketing department in generating and updating written communications produced by the team. Based on interest and skills, the intern may also be involved in online research, graphic design and social media.

Research Associate Intern

October 03, 2013

Assist with a variety of tasks relating to the development of and impacts of research projects Earthwatch supports across climate change, biodiversity conservation, ecosystem services, marine biology, and archaeology and culture.

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.