Digital Content Intern

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Travelnitch is seeking an intern who wants to learn and grow in a startup environment. This is a creative, yet technical role with ample opportunity to learn through hands-on experience. Travelnitch is a burgeoning business and you will be a vital member of the team, contributing valuable content to support our continued growth.

The ideal candidate will be a motivated, self-starter with confidence to execute a plan under minimal supervision. We encourage open dialogue, and expect you to bring your creativity and opposing viewpoints to every brainstorming session.

While this is not a strategic role, you will take ownership of several projects that support our long-term strategic goals. Perfection is not required, but we do expect a commitment to excellence.

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Responsibilities

  • Help coordinate editorial calendar, research and generate ideas
  • Draft daily blog articles, supported by thorough research and fact-checking
  • Develop kid-centric travel content to engage kids in fun and innovative ways
  • Assist in developing and executing a social content strategy
  • Manage all social interactions on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook
  • Create and distribute monthly e-newsletters
  • Attend and contribute to bi-weekly brainstorming sessions

Required Skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly adept at (factual) creative writing, with great attention to detail
  • Experience using Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • The ability to take an idea and run with it

Preferred Skills

  • Experience creating short, inspiring YouTube videos that tell a meaningful story
  • Basic knowledge of Mailchimp and/or Buffer strongly preferred
  • Working knowledge of WordPress and HTML/CSS a plus

Additional Information

The approximate dates of this internship are September 1 – November 30, 2020. This is a part-time, unpaid position and you must be enrolled as a freshman, sophomore, junior, senior or graduate student at an accredited college/university in the semester prior to the internship.

While the majority of work will be done remotely, you will be expected to attend bi-weekly brainstorming sessions (Skype or Facetime will be considered for long-distance candidates). Academic credit is available pending approval from your college or university.

*If interested, please submit your resume no later than August 15.