Editorial Internship Spring / Summer 2018

The Trek is looking for an Editorial Intern

Love hiking, backpacking, and the outdoors? Want to work with USA TODAY’s Top Hiking and Outdoor Blog?

Come work with The Trek!

We are looking for someone who is passionate about the trail community, writing, editing, and all things backpacking!  The chosen candidate will get the opportunity to flex their writing and editing muscles in front of a large (and rapidly growing) audience and work under The Trek’s Managing Editor Maggie Slepian, and with Zach Davis, Appalachian Trials author and editor-in-chief.

Position Requirements

-Reliable communicator, eye for detail, timely, takes deadlines and accountability seriously
-Ability to stay updated on the outdoor industry and trail community
-Internet access at least every other day
-Background in content creation and editorial work
-Interest in the outdoor industry

Preferred Qualifications

-Knowledge of WordPress
-Proficiency with Google Drive
-Experience backpacking long-distance trails

Time Commitment

Between 5-10 hours of work per week, committed through October 2018

This is a remote internship (Can be done from anywhere with internet access). The first two weeks of the internship will serve as a trial period to gauge if the candidate is the proper fit for our team.

Apply Here

Questions?  Email  [email protected]

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