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Outreach Coordinator

Paid Internship

Rincón, Puerto Rico

job Description

Join the Isla Mar team to help coordinate our outreach activities including our on-going Citizen Science program. We are looking for a creative and enthusiastic person who works well independently and has some experience with outreach planning and/or implementation (developing and leading an outreach event, creating promotional materials, coordinating volunteers, leading in a group setting, etc.). The ideal candidate also has some knowledge of Puerto Rico's cultural and political landscape and could assist in designing outreach activities geared towards governmental leadership. The selected candidate will help Isla Mar develop a youth citizen science program, plan and coordinate coral reef restoration activities for our political representatives, design outreach materials, locate and manage volunteers, develop blog posts and plan workshops, among other related tasks. As an internship, you will be mentored and guided with this position.

minimum qualifications

H.S. diploma
1-2 years experience in some form of outreach planning and implementation
Computer with internet access
Reliable transportation
Ability to work independently
Task oriented
Flexible schedule, able to work in Rincon office on some days, able to attend outreach and field events when necessary
Strong written communication skills, proper use of grammar

desired qualifications

BA in Related field
Experience using graphic design programs (Canva, Adobe)
Experience with event planning and implementation
Knowledge of Puerto Rico's culture and history
Knowledge/experience working with children and communities
Experience working with fishing communities/fishers
Experience leading outreach programs

hours & compensation

$1,100/month, 20 hours/week
Oct 1, 2023 - July 31, 2024 (10 months)


September 15, 2023

how to apply

Please send your resume/CV and a cover letter that describes your qualifications to . Please write the job title in the subject line.

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