About Border Free Travels:
Border Free Travels is both a wanderlust website and content creation agency.
Border Free Travels Wanderlust Website is a lifestyle travel blog full of adventure, nature and always a little luxury. We focus on inspiring travel where our adventurous followers go out into the world and live the life they love - whatever - and wherever that may be. We love… off the beaten path adventures, meeting locals, handmade things, products from the earth, glamping, luxury boutique hotels and b and b’s, street food and farm to table eats, challenging hikes, riding, cycling and trying just about anything outside of our comfort zone. We use the art of storytelling through digital media.
Border Free Travels Creative Agency uses a forward-thinking approach to creative vision, producing concepts that captivate attention and calls to action. Socially savvy in film, photography, and copywriting, founder Kristen Kellogg takes a unique approach to each lifestyle campaign and client. We pride our company on creating a genuine connection between our client and their target audience, cultivating a long lasting relationship between brand and consumer. We only work with brands we truly believe in and would use ourselves.
Requirements/Necessary Skills for Recruitment:
Border Free Travels is looking for a dynamic summer intern to begin immediately assisting with public relations, marketing, social media, working creatively with existing clients, and bringing on new clients including for travel and lifestyle campaigns. This is a three month position 20-30 hours a week, unpaid with college credit and potential to earn commission on sponsorships brought in for travel films as well as new clients.
The ideal candidate possesses the following:
-Must Love learning about brands and businesses!
-Can take initiative and is great at researching
-Believes anything is possible and dreams big
-Interested in lifestyle brands, branding, destination marketing and tourism
-Has a great grasp on social media knowledge: twitter, Instagram, snapchat, Pinterest, and Facebook. -Understands how to write captivating press releases that grab the attention or editors
-Has an excellent grasp on Wordpress + Mail Chimp + Photoshop
-Excellent communication skills, great at relationship building and networking
-Sense of Humor, witty and thinks on his/her feet
-Has an interest in photography, film, copywriting, and being generally creative
-Motivated self starter and works well remotely
Internship Description of Duties:
DUTIES include but are not limited to:
-Maintain monthly content calendar for BFT + clients
-Editing, formatting and posting weekly travel newsletter + creating + formatting client newsletters.
-Research destinations, emerging travel trends, new technologies, travel style, and writes weekly blog posts
---Edits blog/ blog posts
-SEO optimizing blog posts, you tube videos and other posts and videos.
-Brainstorms new non-traditional creative ways to reach the Border Free Travels audience.
-Outreach and pitching tourism boards and brands for creative partnerships.
-Works on growth of social media channels.
-Sends out press releases about new projects launched to gain interest and secure write-ups in larger magazines and hosted interviews on television networks.
-Updates Media Kit + Pitch Deck.