Job Openings

We are always on the lookout for excellent people to join our growing team. As the world's leading mountain bike tour operator, we are highly discerning in our hiring practices, but if you have the right stuff, you'll find no better place to work!

 

We encourage you to fill out an application if you meet the general criteria of any of the following opportunities. Please note that we get several applications each week, and unless  we feel there is a really good fit, we cannot realistically get back to every single applicant. If you fit the bill, we'll get back to you. 

 

Also feel free to fill in an application even if there is no relevant opportunity posted - we always review old applications when we post a new job!

OFFICE JOB APPLICATION | GUIDING APPLICATION

 

INTERNSHIP  OPPORTUNITY!

Video Editor Extraordinaire

We’re searching for a creative, self-starter that has a strong interest and experience in editing top-notch, compelling videos. As the video editing intern, you’ll be given access to our vault of video content and be tasked with pulling together short, engaging videos for use on Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube.

REQUIREMENTS:
  • Proven work or volunteer experience as a video editor, you can provide samples of your work
  • Have access to video editing software that you’re comfortable and confident using
  • Creative mind and storytelling skills
  • Bonus points if you’re an avid mountain biker and/or have experience working in adventure tourism 
RESPONSIBILITIES:

Develop video content that will engage our fans, customers, and viewers

  • Optimize video content to ensure it is getting found in searches and is driving traffic to pages of our choosing
  • Repurpose existing video content for new videos
  • Edit existing videos into engaging content, and source music for engaging video content
  • Enhance our YouTube channel (edit video descriptions, add links)
GOALS:
  • Edit existing video content into 30-60s clips to use on Facebook and Instagram
  • Create a video ad for use as Youtube in-stream ad
  • Develop 3 stock intros and 3 outros for use in videos
SUGGESTED VIDEO PROJECTS:
  • Develop 2 or 3 strong video intros and outros with SR branding, music and effects, to be used as standard intros for all videos.
  • Use existing library of footage and free stock footage to develop 2-3 videos based on our most popular blog posts (e.g. ‘10 Reasons Why Mountain Biking Makes You Awesome’, a la Filme Von Draussen)
  • Ride/Destination-specific videos: edit existing footage from our Riders and Guides to develop destination specific promotional videos for social media
COMMITMENT REQUIRED:

8 hours per week, including one 30-minute check in with our Marketing Director (via Skype). 

DURATION:

February 15th - May 31st, 2018 or until project completion.

LOCATION:

You are welcome to fulfill your hours when and where you want, however, we ask that you check-in  weekly (via Skype)   to report on project status with our Marketing Director. 

COMPENSATION:

This is an unpaid internship, however, at the completion of your term, you will receive a travel voucher worth $3000 with Sacred Rides, plus a $500 credit towards a flight, good until Dec. 31, 2019. You'll also have a body of work and results to show to future employers. 

PERKS:
  • Access to discounted gear via our sponsors
  • $3500 towards a Sacred Rides trip (see above)
HOW TO APPLY:

Please send a short cover letter, resume and samples of your work to support@sacredrides.com

We thank all candidates for applying, however only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cheers!