Position: Internship Program

Posted: 8/23/2019

Description:

Do you want to work in the Adventure Travel industry? Are you passionate about travel, wellness and yoga, or the outdoors? We have a great opportunity to get your foot in the door of these highly competitive industries. Our 4 - 6 month unpaid internship program will expose you to all sides of the industry, including designing beautiful, custom trip itineraries, working with operators and guides across the world, sales and marketing, and business development. You will also be connected to key people in the industry. We are a young company growing quickly, so there may be opportunity for full time employment following the program, including potential participation in all-expense familiarization trips to our destinations!

About you:

  • Attention to detail is paramount. Our clients are trusting us with a trip of a lifetime, and we must be mistake proof

  • Strong writing skills: whether it’s an email, an itinerary, or a blog post, it should be professional and inspiring

  • Well versed in the fields of social media, digital marketing, graphic design and/or sales

  • No prior international travel necessary, but a passion for travel and foreign cultures is important

  • Photography skills are beneficial

  • Other experience with Excel, CRM tools (like Hubspot or Mailchimp), Instagram, Google Ads, website building, etc. will be helpful

Commitment:

  • We expect 8-16 hours of work per week

  • A 4 - 6 month commitment, with option to extend

About us:

Root Adventures designs custom, comprehensive trips around the world, specializing in adventure destinations throughout Africa, Asia and Latin America. We focus on partnerships with incredible wellness, fitness, and yoga brands and leaders who have built strong communities and want to provide an incredible, transformative experience. We make that happen. We are proudly a women-owned and led business.