S1D Airwaves Writers/Content Providers/Web Help! Come Join our Team!!

Severna Park, MD 21146
United States

Media - Public Relations
Housing Provided
Employment Type
Part Time

Job Description
We are looking for 3-5 new adult, college, or even high school age student-athletes to join our team. This is a paid position, and the position(s) are open until filled. We hope to find candidates from around the country, including New England, Mid-Atlantic, West Coast, South, and more.
This is a great way to learn the basics of journalism and web-based publishing, focusing on a sport you love. It is an annual renewable position, and in some cases our writer have stayed on with us into college and beyond, and also many have moved on to even better journalist careers!
You will create content for Sail1Design's Airwaves Newsletter, including detailed regatta reports, interviews, analysis pieces, and more.

We also will have a position open for data entry and back-end website management. This would not involve writing front-page content, but would give great experience learning the ropes of web-based publications.

If you are interested, please send a resume and letter using the "apply for job" button above.

About Sail1Design
Sail1Design is a grassroots organization, by sailors for sailors, dedicated to the youth, high school, college, and one-design sailing communities. Born in 2007, Sail1Design has grown considerably, and reaches out to all sailors wishing to enjoy and learn more about our sport. We have three main areas of business:

We offer sailing’s #1 Career Center and Job Board, always chock full of incredible sailing job opportunities. Our comprehensive career center also offers job seekers the ability to create their own web page, highlighting their experience and posting their resume. Likewise, employers can search our resume database to find the right match for that open position. Sail1Design is proud also to be the official job board of the Intercollegiate Sailing Association (ICSA), the US High School Sailing Association (ISSA), and US Sailing.

Unique to the industry, Sail1Design hosts and manages an active private, by-owner marketplace, focusing on performance and one-design sailboats & gear. For all boats under 25′, our ads are free. What makes us different is that we also provide, side-by-side, professional brokerage services as well. We have had great success helping our sailing clients market and sell their boats, using our powerful client base, social media, and the brokerage industries multiple listing service to ensure your boat gets noticed.

S1D also hosts Airwaves, an interactive, user fed Sailing Calendar and informative Sailing News, Articles, tips, & more. Airwaves has developed a great niche in the sailing publication world, and now boasts a seven-member staff of dedicated sailors, all contributing to our varied content.
Job Requirements
-writing aptitude and interest
-organization / independence
-ability to meet deadlines
-genuine interest in learning about journalism, writing, and/or web publishing/internet business
-working in teams with other HS sailors from around the country
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