Support Reforestation Project

Geography and/or Geology, Mathematics and/or Informatics, Natural Sciences
16 Mar, 2020 to 30 Sep, 2020
31 Mar, 2020

General information

7 months

The Position

Only apply if you have working levels of Spanish AND English. Other languages (Italian, Dutch, German, Czech, Greek, French) are a plus.

We are a small, international and dynamic team (4 people) looking for an intern, currently enrolled in a university, to work with us on an exciting new reforestation project at an EU level from April-September.

As an intern with Volterra you will support our team in a variety of tasks as we prepare for and launch a project to plant 500 million trees in 5 years. Tasks may involve both office work (publishing & translating blog posts, managing social media, graphic design, website creation) as well as field work (planting trees, supporting planting events, setting up materials etc).


Candidates must be: flexible, have good people skills (working with adults & children at events), in good physical health (digging holes, carrying planting materials), and be willing to carry out a variety of quantitative, qualitative, and organizational tasks.


Key requirements:

• Bachelor or Master Students of any specialization

• Results oriented, proactive

• Strong collaboration skills

• Fluent in English & Spanish


Ideal candidates have a background in:

  • Environmental sciences
  • Forestry
  • Computer or Data sciences
  • Space observation (satellites, GIS)

Be aware that your knowledge on these topics will be applied in a broad sense, rather than on a technical level.

Financial compensation

Additional Information

Our offer • Ideal start date – March 2020 • Working day 9-14h and 15-18h, Monday - Friday • 400€/month compensation Candidate must be willing to relocate to Barcelona.
English: Proficient User C1
Spanish: Proficient User C1
Level of Studies: