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Editorial Interns

Description: offMetro is looking for 2 editorial interns who can work a minimum of 10 hours a week.

A love of travel and ability to meet tight deadlines is essential. Interns may be asked to go on press trips—be it in New York City, upstate New York, or throughout the northeast—and deliver a story upon return. Interns will be expected to submit 1-2 short posts per week. Candidates with social media and photography skills will be given special consideration.

In addition to the travel perks, oM is a great place to grow your portfolio, refine your travel writing voice, and have your byline appear in several media outlets, including offMetro World. This is a wonderful opportunity to learn from seasoned journalists who’ve worked at such publications as the CNN, Outside Magazine, New Yorker, Los Angeles Magazine, Bicycling Magazine, Marie Claire, and the New York Times.

We are looking for:

*Strong writing ability

*Experience in online media or print publishing

*Ability to work independently and on deadline

*Photography or video skills

*Social Media savvy (Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)

Responsibilities may also include social media production, fact-checking, research, reporting, and writing.

To Apply: Please e-mail a cover letter, résumé, and at least two clips to contact@offmetro.com. Please put “Editorial Internship” in the subject line. Only applications to this e-mail address will be considered.

Online Sales Rep

Description: We are seeking an advertising sales professional for a part-time online sales position. The person in this position will call on digital agencies and clients across a broad spectrum of client sectors, maintain and increase existing business, and build new business. Candidates need to be comfortable working in a fast-moving environment while handling a variety of assignments simultaneously. People who thrive on having a direct contribution to the success of the business, and have the ability to think entrepreneurially will do well. Applicants with strong online sales history and current relationships in Travel and Entertainment are likely best positioned to succeed in this role.

Requirements:

  • Two or more years of experience in online advertising sales
  • Demonstrated ability to secure and manage online sales
  • Ability to sell across multiple categories
  • Strong sales development skills to break new accounts
  • Excellent interpersonal, technical, verbal, and written communication skills

Pay:

This position is commission based.

To Apply:
Please include in the body of your email response, the following information in addition to attaching your resume:

  • Name
  • Brief description of your work experience as it relates to the position
  • Brief description of your education
  • Any additional skills you believe will contribute to our organization

Please send resume to contact@offmetro.com with “Online Sales Rep” in the subject. Thank you.