EDITORIAL/SOCIAL MEDIA INTERNSHIP


General Information:

How to Apply: Send email submissions with your resume, portfolio, website, and/or social media handles to info@spiritedpursuit(dot)com

Duration: Ongoing

Location: Remote

Commitment: Available 10-15 hours per week

Compensation: College Credit Available

Language: Fluent in English

Application Deadline: Until Filled

 

Qualifications:

  • Solution driven individual with strong ability to take initiative and high attention to detail.
  • Ability to stay organized, motivated, and maintain high level of urgency.
  • Strong familiarity with Spirited Pursuit.com and its related social media platforms.
  • Enthusiasm for travel, photography, and creative ideas paired with drive to execute.
  • Knowledge and exposure to various social media platforms with strong interest in implementing new ideas and creative strategies.
  • Excellent written communication and relationship building skills.
  • Resourceful and innovative problem-solver with an enthusiastic, fun, go-getter attitude.
  • Fast learner with ability to quickly adapt to new technology and digital platforms.
  • Experience with Photoshop, Lightroom, and Indesign preferred but not required.
  • Bonus but not required: prior experience in photojournalism, communications, social media management, or graphic design

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with content creation on Spiritedpursuit.com

  • Assist with content management on Spiritedpursuit.com and related social media channels

  • Draft, edit, and proofread new content, contributor stories, and emails on Lee's behalf

  • Assist with cultivating + developing our growing community via social media

  • Optimize and integrate affiliate links into new content

  • Maintain content calendar to meet publishing deadlines

  • Pitch and implement new creative editorial ideas

Requirements:

  • Reliable, efficient, and consistent with ability to meet deadlines
  • Must have strong and consistent internet connection
  • Advanced writing + grammar skills with basic understanding of storytelling
  • Multi-tasking ninja - ability to manage and deliver multiple projects at once
  • Inquisitive; high level of curiousity with drive to see projects to completion