Hiring Organization: LOTUS Fitness

Internship Title: Social Media Marketing/Digital Content Management & Creation

Industry: Fitness & Wellness Tourism

Contact Name: Ewunike Akpan

Contact Email: ewunike@lotusfitness.com


About the hiring organization:
LOTUS Fitness is a woman-owned business which has been providing exercise instruction, fitness program development and nutrition education for adults, children, and organizations in the Washington, DC area for 17 years. Founder and Owner, Ewunike Akpan is an American Council on Exercise (ACE) certified fitness expert and activity enthusiast. What began as a creative outlet and personal stress reliever has turned into a successful health and wellness business.


Full internship description:

LOTUS Fitness is seeking to work with an intern who will research content including articles, pictures and videos and schedule social media posts at the beginning of every week on LOTUS Fitness IG and Facebook accounts. The intern will meet with Lotus Fitness staff to conceptualize, develop and complete weekly social media posts. LOTUS Fitness will provide specific direction about its marketing targets, initiatives and events to determine the direction of content to include in the social media posts.


Degree Type: Undergraduate

Internship Requirements:
We are looking for someone with previous experience in creating and maintaining a Facebook and Instagram accounts for a business. You must have an interest in the fitness and travel industries, and strong social media, good writing and solid research skills.


Hiring Period: Fall, Spring

Location: Remote

Approximate Hours per Week: 5

Compensation: $10/hour


Application Due Date: October 27

How to Apply: Please send an email to active@lotusfitness.com. We request that the prospective intern reviews the LOTUS Fitness website and social media accounts, and email a two paragraph proposal with a growth strategy for our social media engagement.