Fall Website Intern

Horse Illustrated’s broad-based editorial offers a variety of topics for both English and western riders, with a user-friendly approach for equestrians of all levels. Beautifully illustrated breed profiles, step-by-step training articles, equestrian news and lifestyle features are informative as well as engaging for readers who are passionate about horses.

Availability: Fall 2020
Duties: Assist with implementation of Search Engine Optimization strategies on HorseIllustrated.com. Input and edit articles into content management system. Writing and proofreading for print and/or digital properties. Coordination with freelance writers, photographers, and others for content creation. Capture and edit video content for YouTube and social media platforms. 10-20 hours per week expected.
Requirements: Preferred Skills: Strong writing skills and knowledge of journalistic writing. Knowledge of Associated Press style a plus. Experience with a content management system (e.g., Wordpress, Joomla, Blogger, etc.) required. Understanding of basic SEO principles required or willingness to learn. Basic knowledge of html a plus. Knowledge of horses required. Experience with Microsoft Word required. Experience with Photoshop, Gimp, or other photo and video editing software a plus. Videography experience a plus. Ability to work well on a team and take direction. Have a computer, internet access, and a smartphone. Work from home position.
Compensation: For a college student looking to obtain course credit, job experience and a small stipend to cover cell phone, internet and printing costs.
Housing Provided: No
Include with Application: Resume and short cover letter
Contact: Holly Cacamise
Horse Illustrated