• Careers at National Park Trust

CAREERS AT National Park Trust

Join our energetic, passionate team at National Park Trust. We work to preserve and protect our national parks through land acquisition, and provide park experiences for under-served kids to cultivate future caretakers of these important places. Your work will make a direct and lasting impact preserving parks today and creating park stewards for tomorrow.


Communications and Programs Manager

Position Overview:
NPT is looking for a self-motivated and talented Communications and Programs Manager to lead the organization’s overall communications strategy and manage one of NPT’s signature programs, Kids to Parks Day. This position is an excellent opportunity to build experience as a marketing and communications professional for a national non-profit.

The person in this role will be in charge of producing high-quality content that engages external audiences and builds brand recognition. The Communications and Programs Manager’s main duties will also include creating informative and innovative online content, developing and implementing a robust social media strategy, writing press releases and articles, and managing media opportunities to share our organization’s impact, programs, and services. The ideal candidate must be able to multitask and be an excellent communicator with superb writing, presentation, and organizational skills. Candidates should also have a passion for parks and public lands or a willingness to gain a deeper connection with the outdoors. This is a full-time 40 hours/week position. To learn more about this position, click here.


National Park Trust (NPT) seeks an intern to support our youth programming portfolio and overall organization communications. Interns will assist NPT with marketing and communications as well as assist with logistics tied to the 10th anniversary of Kids to Parks Day.

This is a part-time (25-30 hour/week) temporary position (5+ months) in a friendly, informal, and progressive work environment. Interns will also have the opportunity to work with staff on-site in parks if interested. To learn more about this position, click here.