Writing & Editing Internship at Travel & Tourism Organisation
About the host organisation
This organisation is a boutique travel & tourism company that aims to assist inbound tourists plan authentic and memorable trips. The company consists of a team of 12 full time employees each passionate travellers who work together to use their extensive experience to make sure that each trip created satisfies the needs of the client as well as providing them with the opportunity to comfortably navigate the vast expanse of India. The company has an open, relaxed culture full of employees that love travelling and sharing their experiences with others.
About the internship
If you are passionate about travelling and discovering more about another culture while developing your transferable skills to land you your dream job, then this opportunity if perfect for you.
As the Writing & Editing intern at this fast-growing travel and tourism company, you will be required to create content for the organisations website as well as working closely with the marketing team to plan and execute content strategies. You will also be given the opportunity to create relevant content for UK magazines and online blogs.
What are we looking for?
For this internship, we are looking for penultimate or final year students or graduates who must meet the following requirements:
Passionate about travel
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Enthusiasm, energy and a passion for learning
- Excellent interpersonal skills
- Willingness to ‘muck in’ and support the team in activities outside your job description
- Self-motivated and proactive
- Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail
- Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Additionally, the following is desirable but not essential:
- Proficient in the use of photo editing tools
- An interest in PR
What you will gain
During your internship, you will gain an insight into the many facets of working for a boutique travel company. In addition to being positively challenged in an Eastern work culture environment, you will gain valuable, hands-on work experience in content writing and implementing effective content strategies. You will work with and learn from experienced, passionate, inspirational people from a diverse set of backgrounds that will help develop your writing, editing and content creation skills. Above all you will be a part of an experienced, motivated team who are more than happy to support you in all aspects of your time living and interning in Mumbai.
What is included?
An opportunity such as this can be extremely exciting, but also overwhelming and you will be supported throughout the process from beginning to end. You’ll be supported throughout your internship with on-ground programme coordinators available to assist you whenever required. Not only will you have your own designated programme coordinator, you will meet a variety of people including other interns and colleagues at work enabling you to expand your global network creating lasting memories and friendships.
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