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Internship Responsibilities

The Oyster Recovery Partnership’s Marketing & Communications team is responsible for traditional and digital marketing across the organization. The Marketing & Communications Intern will work closely with the Marketing Manager on the implementation of communications and promotions for all of ORP’s events, programs, and initiatives.

The Marketing & Communications Intern's responsibilities will include:

  • Content creation for digital (social media, email newsletters, website, blog, etc.) and traditional (letters, posters, and print advertisements) media
  • Support with website, email marketing, and social media management
  • Assistance with marketing efforts for programs and events
  • Representing ORP at events throughout the region (some evening and weekend work required)
  • Fundraising support (e.g. gift processing, writing donation acknowledgement letters, etc.)
  • And a variety of other tasks as needed

Skill Set Required

  • Currently enrolled college student pursuing degree in marketing, communications or related field
  • A basic understanding of and a strong interest in marketing, communications, website management, blogging, and social media
  • A strong interest in environmental issues (passion for the Chesapeake Bay a plus!)
  • Strong written and verbal communications
  • Availability/willingness to work some nights/weekends
  • Positive, energetic attitude and willingness to learn

Preferred Areas of Study/Major(s)

Marketing, Communications

Internship Location

Annapolis, MD


Semester: Fall (Sep - Dec)
Year: 2019
Hours per week: 16-24
Workdays: Flexible
Pay: Yes, $12/hour salary
Authorization Requirements: U.S. Citizen/U.S. National

Application Requirements

Application Deadline: August 26, 2019
Required Documentation: Resume, Cover Letter, Writing Sample
Application Instructions

To apply, please submit a resume, cover letter, and writing sample to: Allison Albert Guercio, Marketing Manager,


1805A Virginia St
Annapolis, Maryland 21401

About Oyster Recovery Partnership (ORP)

The Oyster Recovery Partnership (ORP) is the dedicated to cleaning up the Chesapeake Bay and supporting economic growth by building large-scale sanctuary oyster reefs, stocking public fishery reefs, and supporting shellfish aquaculture. We also manage the  largest oyster shell recycling network in the Bay region, composed of over 350 recycling members.