Jobs, Internships & Volunteer Opportunities
International Rivers supports communities around the world in protecting their rivers, watersheds and human rights. We work to halt destructive river development projects and to encourage more equitable and sustainable methods of meeting needs for water, energy and flood management. International Rivers has a strong commitment to maintaining a diverse staff.
People of color, women, and LGBTQI persons are strongly encouraged to apply. In an effort to achieve greater age diversity, International Rivers also encourages applications from people over the age of 50. To receive updates on new job and internship opportunities, please join our Jobs & Internships email list.
We're hiring an experienced and enthusiastic Development Director who can envision and implement a targeted, strategic fundraising plan to meet planned revenue benchmarks through foundation grants and the cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of major donors. To read more about the position and to apply, click here.
International Rivers is looking for a Grants Coordinator who will fill a crucial role within the Development Department serving as an internal coordinator with program staff in the preparation and submission of grant proposals and progress reports. To read more about the position and to apply, click here.
International Rivers Intern and Volunteer Program is named in honor of Glenn Switkes who devoted his 15 years with International Rivers to working with communities in South America to protect their rivers. To see what past interns and volunteers have to say about their experience, check out some of their profiles here.
We offer occasional internships in each of our campaign areas. Please send your resume, a cover letter detailing your interest in our work, and a short writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org.
International Rivers welcomes a range of long-term and short-term volunteer support, including events, research consulting, media consulting, and administrative support. If you are interested in volunteering at International Rivers, please fill out our online form. Indicate your availability, areas of volunteer interest, and any relevant experiences in the comment section.