Vista Outdoor Marketing Intern - Giro in Scotts Valley, California

Join our talented team. Employees at Vista Outdoor are passionate and committed to delivering quality products to our customers. Our culture centers on an engaged and accountable workforce. Our goal is to attract and retain a diverse workforce: rich in talent, background, ideas and experience.

Responsibilities and Qualifications

Position Overview:

The Marketing Intern will work directly with the content marketing team and gain hands on experience with social media marketing, copy writing, content production and asset management.

Desired qualifications:

  • Pursuing degree in communications, journalism, advertising, photography, or marketing.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Top-notch spelling, grammar, proofreading and editing skills.

  • Meticulous attention to details; strong organizational skills.

  • Passion for creative, technical, and product writing.

  • Familiarity of social networking tools, e.g. Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, etc.

  • Comfortable proofreading a variety of content types for all digital properties, ensuring it meets style, tone, and marketing message requirements.

  • Ability to work with a team and independently in an open office environment.

  • Ability to follow through and finish projects, assisting in the execution of deadlines.

  • Blogging experience preferred.

  • Experience with Hootsuite, Trello, Wordpress a plus.

  • Interest in action sports content marketing; mountain bike, road bike, skiing, snowboarding.

  • Familiarity with Lightroom / Photoshop / Excel

You will learn:

  • Familiarity with a variety of online marketing concepts, best practices and procedures.

  • How to use complex content and scheduling systems.

  • How digital content supports overarching marketing initiatives.

  • The life of a digital marketing campaign.

  • How to develop, create, and deploy content across all digital outlets for social platforms.

  • File and asset management: naming, sizing, and uploading.

  • Assist behind the scenes on photo shoots: i.e. product styling (on model), lighting, set prep.

  • To create a talent database

Ways to stand out:

• Possess a positive, can-do attitude.

• Creativity and a real passion for your work.

Part Time (20 hours per week, 25 weeks)

We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including: medical and dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401K, PTO, tuition reimbursement, and the ability to add value to an exciting mission!

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veteran/Disabled

Vista Outdoor is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants are considered for employment without regard race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and any other characteristics protected by law. The EEO Law poster is available here: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to careers@vistaoutdoor.com . Please note that this email address is for accommodation purposes only. Vista Outdoor will not respond to inquiries for other purposes.