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The Awesome Mitten
DescriptionCompany Profile: The Awesome Mitten is an organization with the goal of helping Michigan residents (and others) discover cool events, restaurants, towns, products, ect. in Michigan. Our first campaign, “365 Days of Awesome,” is currently being executed on our website (www.awesomemitten.com) where we feature one awesome event, restaurant, place, ect. in Michigan each day.“365 Days of Awesome” is merely phase one of The Awesome Mitten, and we are already seeing enormous growth.
Get to experience the AWESOME in Michigan
Meet exciting people and build your personal network
Work hand-in-hand with managing editor in creating and scheduling deadlines
Keep writers on schedule with posting of stories and photos
Look for AWESOME ideas throughout Michigan that could be story potential
Communicate regularly with Managing Editor
Edit stories daily for future posting online
Be approachable for writers/intern to turn to
Quick on your feet to help out writers/interns
Be a sounding board for writers/interns and help generate story ideas
Be an innovative thinker
Be available for weekly conference calls to discuss story ideas and assignments.
Determine if additional media (video, photos, etc.) is needed for features.
Communicate regularly with business development and creative to ensure continuity between all aspects of company.
Active in social media
Mad writing and editing skills
Understand Google Docs, Dropbox and other virtual collaboration tools
Ability to work independently & manage others
Passion for Michigan and uncompromising AWESOMENESS