Jobs & Internships

Copy Editor Intern,  Non-Salaried  (Great Resume’ Booster)

Job Description:  Oversee content of our growing fitness oriented website, GroupTrails.com. Intern checks for grammatical, punctuation, spelling, and other errors.  Makes sure that text is logical, accurate and ready for publishing to GroupTrails.com.  Intern works from home but is available for bi-weekly webcam meetings with staff.

Intern will:

  •     check text to ensure it is well written and logically structured
  •     correct grammar and spelling
  •     ensure the text is in line with our ‘style’
  •     check facts and raise queries with contributors
  •     look out for potential legal problems and discuss them with the writer

For consideration, send resume and sample to admin@grouptrails.com

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Social Media Marketing Volunteer – Non-Salaried

Responsible for advising on, creating, and implementing social media strategies. Must understand and support initiatives as to contribute to goals of GroupTrails.com’s social media goals.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage and help to create marketing content to socialize and use for social media purposes (e.g. video briefs, customer case studies, blog posts, posts from readers, etc)
  • Support SEO strategies by understanding keyword priorities and how they integrate into content marketing plans
  • Assist in link building campaigns in coordination with client SEO goals
  • Provide analysis and recommendations
  • Monitor, research and administer social media tools daily, correcting for alignment to social media strategy’s goals and benchmarks
  • Communicates with management on project development, timelines, and results
  • Work closely with the other team members to meet client goals
  • Keep pace with social media and internet marketing industry trends and developments

Helpful Characteristics

  • Passion for social media and internet marketing industries
  • Ability to think creatively, and identify and resolve problems
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to effectively multi-task
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to articulate thoughts clearly
  • Integrity, autonomy, and self-motivation
  • Good organizational and project management skills

Helpful Skills & Qualifications

  • Proficient in MS Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
  • Awareness of popular social media monitoring tools  such as Google, Radian 6, Twitter Search, Social Mention, Traackr, etc.  Cognizant of popular social media management tools (TweetDeck, HootSuite, SproutSocial etc)
  • Familiarity with the website analysis tool Google Analytics
  • Knowledge of HTML/CSS, and WordPress helpful

Compensation & Benefits

  • Non-Salaried position
  • Experience of heading Social Marketing Campaigns
  • Opportunity to grow with company

For consideration, send resume to admin@grouptrails.com

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Writer Intern,  Non-Salaried

Job Description:  Accept article projects by assignment.  Write 500-1500 word articles for website, GroupTrails.com.  Intern works from home but is available for bi-weekly webcam meetings with staff.

Intern duties:

1) Collects and analyzes information about newsworthy events to write news stories for publication or broadcast: Receives assignment or evaluates news leads and news tips to develop story idea.

2) Gather and verify factual information regarding story through interview, observation, and research.

3) Organizes material, determines slant or emphasis, and writes story according to prescribed editorial style and format standards.

Writer should:

  •     be highly creative and imaginative
  •     have good written and interpersonal skills
  •     be self-motivated
  •     be able to work under pressure
  •     have an eye for detail
  •     have an interest in fitness, healthy diets, and minority culture

For consideration, send resume and sample to admin@grouptrails.com

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Contributing Cartoonist,  Non-Salaried

Job Description:

1) At supervisor’s direction,  draws editorial cartoons for GroupTrails.com to amuse readers and illustrate fitness highlights, stories, political expressions, or articles for GroupTrails.com.
2) Discusses ideas with editor or supervisor via Skype or ooVoo and/or creates own cartoon ideas for submission and approval.
3) Cartoonist creates, makes changes and corrections, and finishes drawing yielding a high quality vector cartoon.
4) Idea initiated by GroupTrails.com staff become property of GroupTrails Fitness, LLC.  Ideas broached by artist remain copyright of the artist.
5) Chosen candidate may be designated as GroupTrails.com’s Intern Cartoonist; Fitness Cartoonist; or GroupTrails Editorial Cartoonist.

For consideration, send resume and sample to admin@grouptrails.com

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