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Bonefish & Tarpon Trust Internship: Membership & Communications Coordinator

Our Organization

Bonefish & Tarpon Trust is a science-based non-profit organization, whose mission is to conserve and restore bonefish, tarpon, and permit fisheries and habitats through research, conservation, education and advocacy.

Position Description

This is a paid, 20-25 hour-per-week internship. The Membership & Communications Coordinator will provide administrative support to the Membership & Marketing Manager, who reports to the Director of Marketing & Communications. In this role, the Membership & Communications Coordinator assists the Membership & Marketing Manager with mailings, data entry, membership and store order fulfillment, representing BTT at fishing industry shows, and keeping stock of BTT store items and membership benefits. The Membership & Communications Coordinator also works with the Director of Marketing & Communications on a variety of tasks, including producing the bi-annual Bonefish & Tarpon Journal and monthly e-newsletter, managing BTT’s social media accounts, creating blog posts and press releases, producing the annual BTT calendar, and managing the BTT Youth Ambassador Program and Conservation Captains Program.


This position is based in Miami, Florida.

Start Date 

May 1, 2019


Requirements for the Membership & Communications Coordinator include:

Bachelor’s Degree Strong communication and interpersonal skills. Strong writing background (two writing samples required) Strong organizational skills Knowledge of Microsoft Suite Knowledge of Raiser’s Edge or other CRM software a plus Ability to thrive in a small office environment and work in a collaborative role with others Ability to travel on an occasional basis Demonstrated ability in using discretion where appropriate and maintaining confidentiality in all matters, especially pertaining to donors and their records Knowledge of recreational fisheries and conservation a plus


Competitive among non-profit organizations for internship positions.

To Apply

Please send cover letter, resume, two writing samples and two references to Nick Roberts, Director of Marketing & Communications.

Bonefish & Tarpon Trust is an Equal Opportunity Employer