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Black Fitness Today
DescriptionBlack Fitness Today is a niche website focused on closing the gap in health and fitness disparities in the African-American community. We provide practical tools and resources to motivate, inspire and achieve optimal health for this generation and beyond through relevant fitness articles, workout tips, recipes, celebrity interviews, and more, to help our communities stay motivated and accountable.
We are currently seeking a Fitness Content Intern that will have the opportunity to help develop content and reach a large audience, while building skills and writing about what you’re interested in! This is a telecommute internship.
ResponsibilitiesFind and write about newsworthy content pertaining to health and fitness
Create and produce original features/interviews for transformation stories, gym reviews, healthy restaurants and fitness professional highlights in your area
Produce honest blog posts about personal fitness interests, efforts and pitfalls
Work to find breaking news stories, videos, and exclusive content
Gather information/facts and write engaging copy and headlines
Monitor major news websites and blogs for breaking news and trending topics
Create and/or select engaging thumbnails for website stories
Properly cite sources of content
Promote website content on our social media pages
Must be passionate about one or more aspects of fitness and wellness (exercise, personal training, health, fitness fashion, nutrition, healthy eating, lifestyle).
Express interests and areas that you desire to be utilized in to be beneficial to your career goals
Must be creative, fun, and driven
Able to take constructive criticism and have a willingness to learn
Excellent communication skills
A major in Journalism, English, Marketing/PR, or communication-related program with a passion for fitness or fitness background are essential, as are knowledge and expertise in WordPress and social media (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest).