Job Description

Are you a writer who wants to help us spread the word about #conservationoptimism and the Key Conservation app? Key Conservation is looking for an Editorial and Content intern who will work closely with the team to help showcase the ongoing development of the app, the conservation organizations that are Pilot Projects and build momentum as we lead up to the app launch.



  • Work with the Key Conservation team to develop exciting new content of the work being done behind the scenes at Key Conservation HQ, Key Conservation Pilot Projects, app development and more that will be featured on our social media platforms.

  • Coordinate interviews with Key Conservation team members, Pilot Projects, developers and Beta Testers

  • Compile research on interview subjects as needed and create clear interview scripts

  • Assist the videographer to help deliver a coherent message and story for outreach materials

  • Assist with creating MailChimp outlines to update supporters on the progress of the development of the Key Conservation app

  • Develop content to showcase how the features of the app will work and how conservation organizations and their supporters can use them.

  • Explore new ways to expand our social media presence


  • High school degree required

  • Excellent written and verbal skills

  • Writing experience required

  • Proficient with common social media platforms

  • Online/blog publishing experience prioritized

  • Must be a driven self-starter and be able to prioritize tasks well

  • Passion and optimism for the natural world a must, experience in the conservation field a plus but not required

  • Able to work in a fast-paced startup environment and be willing to be flexible

  • Must be able to work as part of a team


  • Hours and length: 3 months part-time (15-20 hours) per week. Schedule is flexible

  • This is an unpaid internship

  • Willing to provide internship credit if applicable

Location: Position will be based in San Diego, California. We are open to remote work for the right candidate.


Unpaid Internship

Apply Here

Upload CV

You are allowed to upload maximum 5mb per attachment

Apply on Company Site