AllTrails Remote Contract

About AllTrails
AllTrails is the most trusted and used outdoors platform in the world. We help people explore the outdoors with hand-curated trail maps along with photos, reviews, and user recordings crowdsourced from our community of millions of registered hikers, mountain bikers, and trail runners in 150 countries. AllTrails is frequently ranked as a top-5 Health and Fitness app and has been downloaded by over 50 million people worldwide. AllTrails was selected as Apple’s App of the Year in 2023!
Every day, we solve incredibly hard problems so that we can get more people outside having healthy, authentic experiences and a deeper appreciation of the outdoors. Join us!  
Trail Data Consultant: Switzerland (Remote)
Must speak German and French and have experience living and hiking in Switzerland. 
AllTrails is seeking a consultant (independent contractor) and subject matter expert of Swiss culture, language and geography, to provide translation and location-specific professional services to help expand our product offerings to multiple regions.  
About AllTrails:
AllTrails is the most trusted and used outdoors platform in the world. We help people explore the outdoors with hand-curated trail maps along with photos, reviews, and user recordings crowdsourced from our community of millions of registered hikers, mountain bikers, and trail runners in 150 countries. AllTrails is frequently ranked as a top-5 Health and Fitness app and has been downloaded by over 50 million people worldwide. 
Contracted Services May Include: 
Providing language translation services based on your bi-lingual or multilingual fluency. 
Performing terminology research to ensure the accuracy and appropriateness of all translations to ensure quality and accuracy. 
Utilizing your mastery of local geography and cultural knowledge to advise, create and or modify trail data and platform content.
Serving as the subject matter expert of events, conditions, or other information that impacts company operations or customer experience in your supported area.
Consulting with business partners as requested on improvements, feedback, and escalations from local users.
Using your own independent research, analyze and incorporate marketing and demand trends into deliverables. 
Supporting other data integrity initiatives to ensure the ongoing accuracy of our trail data in accordance with AllTrails’ standards.  
Contractor Requirements:
Fluent in English and German, French and/or Italian
Experience living and hiking in Switzerland
Mapping/GIS experience preferred but not required 
3+ years in a consulting role or equivalent work experience 
Reliable connectivity/equipment + availability (~1X weekly) for video-calls/meetings as needed  
Demonstrated ability to keep client projects on plan and meet deliverables/deadlines
Strong interpersonal writing and editing skills
Strong communication, organization, innovation, and collaboration skills
Exemplification of AllTrails’ values – curiosity, humility, empathy, and open-mindedness
Passion about mobile technologies and AllTrails’ mission to connect people to the outdoors  
Hardware Requirements:
You will need a reliable internet connection and computer hardware that meets the company’s IT security standards – (the company will require you to install a read-only OSQuery to ensure hard-drive encryption and antivirus software are enabled before accessing our network, compatible with MacOS 11 or Windows 10 + 64-bit or higher only)(AllTrails does not reimburse for any systems upgrades)
Nature celebrates you just the way you are and so do we! At AllTrails we’re passionate about nurturing an inclusive workplace that values diversity. It’s no secret that companies that are diverse in background, age, gender identity, race, sexual orientation, physical or mental ability, ethnicity, and perspective are proven to be more successful. We’re focused on creating an environment where everyone can do their best work and thrive. 
Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.