We are looking for an enthusiastic Content Writer Intern (German). You will play a key role in the success of our start-up. This is reflected in our “work hard, play hard” attitude :) If you are a super creative grammar nerd, have an eye for detail and accurate spelling, we want you!
Key Duties & Responsibilities Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Researching, creating and editing inspiring German content for various platforms, including social media, blogs, newsletters and our website
Ensuring consistency of Viatu’s German tone of voice across all types of content
Collaborating closely with our marketing and design team to publish polished blog posts
Conceptualising and brainstorming content ideas according to our customers' needs
Conducting keyword research and implementing SEO best practices to increase organic traffic
You’ll bring to Viatu A healthy disrespect for the impossible, a mean hunger to learn new things and a desire to get out of your comfort zone
A finished or ongoing bachelor's degree in communications, marketing, journalism or related field
A knack for research and writing as well as the ability to adapt to different writing styles
Excellent writing, editing and problem-solving skills
German is your native language
Ability to meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
An incurable case of wanderlust, passion for travel and African wildlife
A heart for sustainability and a deep care for our environment
A Plus: A basic understanding of SEO
Good knowledge of the Google Suite (incl. hangouts, docs, slides and sheets)
Google Analytics certification
Working knowledge of content management systems
Travel writing experience
Preference is given to candidates in the same time zone as Switzerland
Contract type 4-6 month fixed term internship; full time (5 days per week)
Start date ASAP
Benefits Your work will directly affect the growth of our business and we are only getting started. Joining us means you’re part of reinventing the way we travel today
Right from the start, you are given a lot of responsibility
You will master new skills that you can actually use in real life such as content management, SEO and copywriting for digital platforms
You will collaborate with and learn from industry-leading experts, ex-Googlers, start-up veterans and creative masterminds
Flexible working environment from the comfort of your couch. Yes, that's right. It's the new corona standard - working from home with your Ben & Jerry's and no one to judge you ;)
The most epic benefit: You will receive great travel discounts upon website launch for you and your family to explore Africa
A salary of CHF 500/month
Buckle your seatbelt and join us for an epic ride!
We are curious to get to know you better.
Please enclose your CV as well as some writing examples you are especially proud of.
Looking forward to hearing from you,
Your Viatu Tribe
To apply for this position contact the creator of the job: Message Lena Melcher
Travel needs to change drastically ‘one day’. Our start-up Viatu is founded on the strong belief that travelling as we know it is not a sustainable solution. That’s why we are calling out ‘Day 1’. We are a passionate team of professionals promoting nature-based tourism in Africa. We love nature and we believe in travel as a force for positive impact. That’s right, we are all about regenerative travel, which means leaving a place better than you found it.
Joining our start-up means being part of shaping the next-gen travel platform that lets you design and book your complete trip to Africa with zero footprint.