Communication and Digital Marketing Internship
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Communication and Digital Marketing Internship

Communication Volunteering

If you enjoy writing and love digital marketing, this internship could be the perfect placement for you!

Your skills could help the JRC to promote our work and improve wild animal protection.

Position Description: During your internship you will work alongside our community manager. You will learn about or be involved in some of the following:

  •  Gain valuable work experience in digital marketing, from working on the social media marketing strategy, improving the content of social media sites and keeping them updated
  •  Communications and community management copywriting activities such as press releases, newsletters, blogs etc.
  •  Making videos and pictures related to the rescue, rehabilitation and release of wild animals plus the regular center activities.
  •  Assisting in online fundraising campaigns.

All the activities are variable and dependant on project needs and the technical level of interns but offer a great opportunity for you to develop your skills and experience in the communications and digital marketing field for wildlife and nature conservation.

Related careers: Communication, Design, Video, Photography, Advertising, Marketing or Journalism

Start your adventure here!
  •   Minimum 18 years old
  •   Excellent writing skills and an interest and knowledge in marketing, wild animals and nature
  •   Experience in social media platforms
  •   Well organized and able to meet deadlines
  •   Photography and video making demonstrable experience
  •   Good level of Adobe Photoshop and MS Office
  •   Familiar with Mailchimp, Gmail, Drive and Analytics
  •   Interns are asked to bring a laptop with them
  •   Desirable Adobe Illustrator and Premiere
  •   Capacity to generate creative ideas and create content for different platforms like Youtube, Instagram, facebook, IGTV and TikTok
6 days per week for 3 months. Daily schedule from 8:00 to 2:00pm
College credit is offered if desired; volunteer is responsible for obtaining necessary approvals from their university
All year long

Step 01. Fill in the application form In “download form”

Step 02. Professional resume or CV

Step 03. Send both to [email protected]


  •   Minimum age of 18
  •   English. Basic Spanish recommended
  •   Stay of 3 months in the Jaguar Rescue Center in Playa Chiquita
  •   Application form
  •   TB test certificate from your country or certificate of being vaccinated against TB
  •   Health insurance certificate
  •   Certificate of complete Covid vaccine AND additionally current negative antigen test within 72 hours prior to arrival (if you can´t get vaccinated prior to arrival, let us know to look at your individual case)
  •   88 nights of accommodation in Jaguar Inn hostel (only accomodation)
  •   A Jaguar Rescue Center T-Shirt
  •   2 speeches from the Jaguar Rescue Center team
  •   Volunteer Day
  •   Assistance certificate
  •   Transportation from airport or town to rescue center
  •   Meals are not included
  •   Flights or airport taxes
  •   Visa costs
  •   Insurance - We recommend a volunteer insurance like this.
  •   Entertainment
  •   Vaccines

If you need to spend a night in San José we recommend Adventure Inn Hotel, next to the Juan Santamaria International Airport. They are presently #2 of 78 San Jose hotels on TripAdvisor. Make a reservation using the promo code jaguar and you receive a 10% discount below the already discounted rate of the day, plus another 10% off if you pay in cash.

Communication and Digital Marketing Internship program (88 nights): $2.110 (includes accommodation in Jaguar Inn)

Jaguar Inn

We offer accommodation for our volunteers located next to the Rescue Center. Jaguar Inn is a beautiful new hostel designed for your comfort and convenience.

Bright exterior rooms with garden views and 4 single beds, quality mattresses, sheets, towel, large capacity locker, individual reading light and plugs to charge your electronic devices. All of them are ensuite with hot shower and include mosquito nets.

In the common area (El Rancho) you can relax and share experiences with your fellow travelers from all over the world sitting on the comfortable sofas. You can prepare your meals in the fully equipped kitchen: cutlery and utensils, stove, oven, microwaves. There are several supermarkets close by and you can store your food and drinks in the refrigerators.

Of course the wifi internet connection is included and for your added security.

We offer a private bungalow for couples or individuals. Terrace with garden views, fan, queen bed, spacious bathroom and fridge.

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