Employment Opportunities

Content Developer

Want to get paid to write about the Adirondacks? Now’s your chance! The Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism, based in Lake Placid, New York, is looking for an experienced writer and editor to fill a Content Developer position.

ROOST is the destination marketing organization for Essex, Franklin, and Hamilton counties, and its Content Team helps develop creative content for a variety of ad campaigns, promotions, print guides, emails, and other materials. A qualified candidate for the Content Developer role is someone who is genuinely interested in the Adirondacks and able to write compelling and engaging stories on a wide range of topics. ROOST Content Developers also maintain, write, and edit the content on our nine destination websites.

The ideal ROOST Content Developer is someone who can work effectively in a team environment and is always looking for new ways to meet ROOST’s goal of leading economic growth in the Adirondacks through tourism. Attention to detail and the ability to multitask are a must. This position works closely with and reports to the Director of Marketing and the Content Manager.

  • Write and edit regular blogs/stories for the regional websites

  • Write, edit, and update content on various web pages as necessary

  • Write and edit copy for promotions, collateral material, ads, emails, etc.

  • Understand SEO and assist in making edits to existing web content for SEO purposes

  • Basic knowledge of Photoshop is recommended but not required

  • Work with team members to achieve set goals


Please send resumes or employment inquiries to jobs@roostadk.com

More than tourism, it’s a career in Economic Development

Each position at ROOST in one way or another supports the local businesses and strengthens our economy.