Opportunities at Road & Travel Magazine
& TRAVEL Magazine was founded in 1989 as a lifestyle publication specializing
in auto, travel, and safety topics aimed at the women's market. Today, venues
include an 8000 page online magazine, the International
Car of the Year Awards, speaking
engagements, media appearances, and a variety of strategic partnerships
within the auto and travel industries.
mission is to provide content and resources from which consumers can make informed
decisions when in-market for vehicle purchases, travel planning or products and
services that will keep them safe on the road.
RTM contains 40 departments; equally divided between its Automotive Channel and Travel
Channel. RTM does not pay to relocate candidates.
AUTOMOTIVE EDITOR/CONTENT MANAGER -
ROAD & TRAVEL Magazine seeks experienced content manager/auto
editor for large automotive and travel website aimed at the average consumer with
a slant towards women. Candidates should have 3-5 years experience as content
manager and writing/editing for search engine optimization.
must be very organized and detail-oriented to meet deadlines for weekly magazine.
Work towards leadership role as managing editor. Candidates must become knowledgeable
with RTM demographic audience to provide accurate content.
to attend industry functions and road test vehicles. Meeting and building relationships
with industry leaders required so must excel in written and oral communication
as well as personal presentation, therefore candidate must be outgoing and comfortable
in automotive environment.
Experience must include producing and writing
content for search engine optimization, content management including researching
new and original content, managing freelancers and in-house writers, managing
content for 18 automotive sections, road testing vehicles and writing reviews,
copy editing, skilled at driving a manual vehicle, scheduling weekly press vehicles,
have an interest in cars, and an excellent driving record.
work closely with editor in chief, as well as design and editorial staff, so working
knowledge of websites, content management system and SEO necessary for writing/editing
on web. These skills are unique to a website background and not found in print.
Must have understanding of how editorial and graphics function in search engine
environment to accomplish work and increase traffic.
Position is in-house
in Royal Oak, Michigan with option of starting on a contract basis, eventually
evolving into full time salary with benefits. Salary depends on skill level and
experience. Excellent potential for growth in position, salary, and industry prestige
for right candidate. Degree in journalism required.
Send resume with
cover letter and salary requirements to RESUME.
Resume should include samples/links of published automotive reviews and define
skill level of online experience, writing and editing for SEO, design-related
background, experience and/or knowledge, if any, and other requirements mentioned
in ad. Seeking a detail-oriented, highly energetic leader with excellent communication
skills and willingness to contribute as team player on company projects, including
Car of the Year Awards. No phone calls please.
ENGINE OPTIMIZATION SPECIALIST -
SEO Specialist's primary goal will be to create, test and continually improve
RTM SEO strategies and improve our organic search engine rankings in all major
international search engines. SEO specialist must be up to date on current SEO
trends and strategies. Search Engine Optimization experience a must.
Develop and manage both in and outbound linking strategy. Identify industry partners
and trends; nurture relationships to generate quality inbound links. Industry
partners could include reference sites, online magazines and Blogger websites.
Must create and manage ongoing SEO web standards including page title tags,
key word use, meta descriptions, internal linking structure and site maps as well
as coaching writers on how to write and edit for search engines.
will be responsible for A/B testing and use site traffic analytics to suggest
modifications to better improve traffic.
Leadership position to build SEO
Background in SEO/SEM techniques and strategies
Keyword analysis and selection
Competitive site analysis
Keyword density analysis
Optimization of site content
Optimization of meta tags, page titles,
Inbound and outbound linking
Internal linking strategies
Excellent written, verbal, organizational & time management skills Work
independently and with team
Proficiency w/Microsoft Windows, Excel, and Word
Proficiency with basic HTML coding
Minimum 2-3 years organic search
PPC experience with Google
Must adhere to W3C compliance standards
Send resume, cover
letter, and salary requirements to:
NEW BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER
seeks an aggressive and knowledgeable individual with strong digital sales and
marketing background for this new sales & marketing position. Candidates must
be familiar with online advertising sales, impressions, units, streaming video,
IAB Standards and Guidelines, and current trends of interactive sales and marketing.
RTM seeks a creative, strategic out-of-the-box leader who enjoys challenge, diversity,
and variety. Some travel.
Position includes sponsorship sales and marketing
for successful, annual International
Car of the Year awards event (ICOTY). Excellent presentation and communication
Manage new business development, Internet ad sales in automotive
and travel categories, nurture existing accounts, develop and sell multimedia
proposals, and become knowledgeable with RTM content and demographics.
Unlimited room for growth and income for right candidate. Organized and detail-oriented
is in-house in Royal Oak, Michigan office. No phone calls please. Send
resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to: CONTACT US.
full time bookkeeper/admin to handle Quick Books up to F/S, P&L, Payroll and
taxes. Duties include managing small office and admin/editorial assistant to editor-in-chief.
Journalism degree will provide advancement opportunity to editorial department
with proven success. Event planning included so candidates must be detail-oriented
and organized. Benefits. Send resume, cover
letter, and salary requirements to: CONTACT US