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When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

Feel Good

About

We all know that living a happy, healthy life is about more than just eating right and exercising. Things like relationships and navigating the dating world, work, sleep and stress add up to make a major impact on overall health and happiness. Play Like a Girl blog readers will find expert advice and answers to a wide range of questions under our blog category, Feel Good.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Create original SEO-optimized copy with high-quality photos and/or video.

  • Research and write articles in a conversational style, which engages readers.

  • Target an audience of mainly women through the use of original mixed media content: written, visual (video/images), and/or audio, etc.

  • Develop and gain a readership by actively promoting the blog on social media and acting as ambassador for Play Like a Girl.

  • Provide feedback to other contributors through peer review.

  • Attend weekly team meetings via teleconference on Mondays at 12Noon EST.

  • Have consistent access and ability to use WordPress and Google Drive.

  • Able to work independently on assigned tasks and meet deadlines.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Novice and experienced writers, young professionas, as well as undergraduate and graduate degree students are all eligible for consideration; preferred fields include public health, nutrition, exercise physiology/science, counseling or mental health, marketing, communications, journalism, or English.

  • Amateur or professional photography and graphic design experience highly preferred.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • Previous experience working with an online or print publication highly preferred but not required.

  • In-depth understanding of blog-style writing.

  • Familiar with Google Docs, Wordpress, and Adobe Creative Cloud

HOW TO APPLY

Please select I WANT TO HELP then submit your resume and a writing sample to intern@iplag.org by July 25, 2016. Please include original images and/or video to complement the blog article. Be creative! Have fun!


Skills

  • Journalism
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Interactive/Social Media/SEO

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • up to 10 hours per week
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