Project Development Intern – London

at The Society for Environmental Exploration / Frontier (view profile)
Location London, United Kingdom
Date Posted 20th March 2018
Job Type Full-time
Internship

Description

Job start date: April 2018

PRIMARY FUNCTION
To assist with all aspects of new and existing project development and the review and maintenance of Frontier Group projects.

GENERAL OUTLINE OF THE ROLE
To assist the Head of Operations and Head of Development with the following:
- Help develop new and exciting conservation and research projects globally;
- Help to initiate and establish partnerships in new and existing countries;
- Conduct competitor price analysis and help to indentify sector wide trends;
- Continually review and maintain effective marketing literature and project specific information through project feedback from the field and volunteers;
MAIN DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
To assist the Head of Operations and Head of Development with the following:
- Researching potential new project locations, partnerships and opportunities for Frontier globally;
- Making initial contact with in country partners and organisations to establish feasibility of new projects;
- Writing and editing new project web copy and uploading onto the Frontier website;
- Monitoring and evaluating current projects, and helping to identify ways to improve and develop Frontier’s current portfolio of projects;
- To ensure that information listed on the Frontier website is up to date and correctly formatted;
- To ensure changes to Frontier projects are updated on the website in a timely manner;
- Conducting competitor analysis and price review analysis across the travel, conservation and international volunteering sector;
- Helping to identify sector wide trends, changes and progress to help Frontier’s projects develop;
- Checking the FCO for up-to-date in-country information, and communicating the information efficiently;
- To maintain health and safety standards;
- To assist with volunteer recruitment by attending careers fairs and giving presentations as required by the Events and Outreach Co-ordinator.
- Any other task which the Managing Director requests.
For further infromation and to apply, please visit http://frontier.ac.uk/Recruit/ViewJob.aspx?job=36 or send a CV and cover letter outlining your interest and suitability for the role to [email protected].
Be sure to specify the role in the subject line and include your availability in the email. 

We are particularly keen to hear from members of the Explorers Connect community so please mention Explorers Connect in your application.