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Stage Coordinateur des communication FWQ et FJT


Entreprise : Freeride World Tour

Lieu : A proximité de Lausanne

Domaine d'activité : Communication, événementiel

FWT Management SA

Based near Lausanne (Switzerland) FWT Management S.A. owns and manages the Freeride World Tour (www.freerideworldtour.com) and other outdoor sports properties.

Corporate Mission

To structure and manage, on a global basis, the sport competition aspects of freeride skiing & snowboarding, and to help companies and mountain resorts grow and prosper through organizing and delivering world-class sports events. Our specific marketing proposition to the corporate world is qualitative in that our sports properties enable corporations to connect deeply with a specific group of people who can best be summarized by the psychographic: “young-at-heart.” Our marketing proposition to mountain resorts is that top events drive people traffic thus fueling local economic activity.

Freeride World Tour (FWT)

The Freeride World Tour was launched in 2008 and is now recognized by riders, the ski industry and the media as the competitive pinnacle of the sport. In 2019, the world's best freeriders : men, women, skiers and snowboarders alike, will visit some of the world’s most renowned ski resorts in pursuit of the world title. The five-stop Freeride World Tour is supported by more than 60 Freeride World Qualifier (FWQ) events and 60 Freeride Junior Tour (FJT) events around the world.

Internship – Communication Coordinator FWQ/FJT

In this challenging position you will be taking care of digital communication in the sports development team of a young and dynamic sport where you will gain an in-depth understanding of the sport of freeriding. For a 6 months internship, we are seeking a creative, smart, reliable and flexible intern to assist with all communication tasks related to the Freeride World Qualifier (FWQ) and Freeride Junior Tour (FJT) that consist of but are not limited to :


 Help set up the FWQ/FJT communication plans together with the Digital Manager

 Help measure the digital performance and create the digital reports in close collaboration with the FWT digital team per event / season


 Implement the social media plan on the FWQ and FJT Facebook channels through scheduling, uploading, publishing, and monitoring social posts across all platforms

 Maintain and monitor the FWQ and FJT Facebook page including comments and messages.

 Moderate live streams at selected events including FWT

 Community management / Assist with influencer campaigns


 Maintain and update the FWQ and FJT Channels on the FWT website with new content (news articles…)

 Fill and update the FWQ and FJT event pages on the FWT Website

 Upload event related content (photos, videos, …)

 Create and maintain relationship with event organizers to improve content sharing


 Prepare, design and send the weekly FWQ and FJT and other newsletters to riders

 Manage all newsletter campaigns and contact lists for FWQ and FJT with Mailchimp


 Create visuals for our digital platforms: thumbnails, banner

 Update the FWQ and FJT website blog, by planning, creating and writing bi-weekly articles supported by catchy photos and videos (in English) throughout the season


 Take care of communication and social media tasks at selected FJT and FWQ events onsite

 In charge of all photo and video uploads on all channels (Facebook, Website, youtube, media library) including watermarks and re-sizing

 Help with photos and videos uploads at selected FWT events

 Manage the Media Library in regards to photo and video access of riders

 Other Event-related comm tasks like handling take-overs, taking photos etc.


 Working closely with the global PR manager in regards to press releases

 Coordination of press trips for selected events

 Coordination of journalist at selected events including onsite PR tasks (interview coordination etc.)

On top of that, you will be able to help with other Freeride World Tour related communication tasks depending on needs and availability during FWT events.

Personal profile and mindset :

 Student/Graduate in Communication, Digital Media or similar

 Excellent English skills – perfect in writing (native or equivalent)

 Conversationally fluent in French

 Strong copy writing / creative writing skills in English are a must

 Knowledge of social platforms - professional use

 Knowledge of Freeriding and ideally FWQ/FJT is a very strong asset

 Proficient IT skills including MailChimp, Adobe Photoshop and MS Office

 Experience with CMS and Newsletter software (Mailchimp preferred)

 Creative, flexible and structured and able to work independently within a small team

 Remains self-composed under pressure and has good time management skills

 Willing to travel extensively during the winter season

 Recognizes and accepts that during winter demands can be 24x7

Compensation :

 CHF 1000.-/month

 Free ski wear and equipment (depending on partners and availability)

 Travel and phone costs covered

 Working in a small, unique, creative and entrepreneurial environment where everyone makes a real difference

 Onsite event experience at selected events

Duration :

 November 2th, 2020 to May 7th, 2021

Applications should be sent to jobs@freerideworldtour.com


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