The Conservatory of Flowers is an Equal Opportunity Employer. People of color, women, military veterans and members of the LGBTQ community are strongly encouraged to apply. To apply please send a cover letter and resume to jobs(at)

There are currently no positions available, thank you for your interest.

The Marketing and Communications Intern position is an opportunity for students or recent graduates interested in pursuing a career in marketing, communications or public relations to develop firsthand experience in at a fast paced cultural institution. The Marketing Intern will support the Director of Marketing and Communications with day to day activities of various campaigns and programs with a goal of creating awareness of the Conservatory of Flowers, its mission and various public programs, events, exhibits and other initiatives.

Interns will be given a journal to document their learnings throughout the internship and will be asked to present their key intern project at the end of their internship.


  • Support the Conservatory’s influencer program, identifying local influencers, outreach and tracking
  • Collaborate to develop a co-marketing and co-promotion program
  • Assist in media relations by writing pitches, developing media lists and posting to calendar listings
  • Develop various forms of content that can be used on social media such as Instagram, Facebook or Twitter
  • Coordinate editorial calendar
  • Provide support with monthly reporting for social media, newsletter and website
  • Make updates to content on websites
  • Produce content for blogs, newsletter and social media
  • Conduct research and competitive analysis
  • Develop a speaking and events program
  • Provide general administrative and project support
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Strong written and communications skills
  • 1-2 years of experience in marketing, communications or journalism
  • Candidates should have a professional interest in social media, writing and working in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience using Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, blogging
  • Basic knowledge of HTML and web design


  • 2 writing samples
  • Cover letter detailing your interest in the opportunity and how this experience will help you reach your educational and career goals, and your scheduling availability (start/end dates, day/times available)
  • Resume

Send the above to jobs(at)


Whether you’re a native San Franciscan, a visitor from another side of the world, or a classroom of budding botanists, the Conservatory of Flowers offers an intimate up-close experience with rare and endangered plants unlike any other. Come see what treasures await you!

Golden Gate Park | 100 John F. Kennedy Drive | San Francisco, CA 94118 | 415-831-2090