TikTok Creator - Matador Network - Remote

Job Title: TikTok Creator
Company: Matador Network
Location: United States

Are you obsessed with the cross section of TRAVEL and marketing — specifically, TikTok? Do you get super excited to jump on TikTok and often spend HOURS on the platform, scrolling through and picking up on new trends? If you answered YES to the above, we want to hear from you!

Our company, Matador Network, is a leading travel media company and lifestyle brand — and we’re hiring a TikTok Creator to help us shoot and edit TikTok content for our destination clients.

Things you will be ROCKING:

Working directly with our TikTok Producer, Studios team, and Social Media team to create fantastic TikTok content for clients and branded partners

Attending shoots, filming content, and editing videos for TikTok

Spearheading and running with creative concepts and ideation

Working closely with TikTok Producer to build shoot itineraries

Weighing in on creative and shoot itineraries for other TikTok creators

Editing TikTok videos using video editing software and utilizing the in-platform features to prepare videos for publishing

Working with Studios field crew to advise on what cell footage they should capture and subsequently editing that footage

Adhering to brand voice and aesthetic for various accounts when editing original videos

Crafting compelling and factual copy and call-to-actions

Researching and keeping up to date with various TikTok trends and sounds that can be adapted to fit curated and original content

Communicating with location owners and featured personalities in order to capture the best possible content

Appearing on camera or recording voiceovers when necessary

You’re really good at:

Identifying and understanding new and emerging trends on social media (especially TikTok)

Traveling (either solo or with others) and pivoting when things don’t go as planned

Creating short and snappy videos that will perform well on TikTok

Crafting engaging and compelling copy

Solving problems with creativity

Prioritizing limited time and human resources to focus on the projects that matter

Working efficiently with your time, while still holding great attention for the details

Hitting deadlines

You have:

Experience in short form (< 1 min) edits and storytelling, specifically on TikTok

Great familiarity with the TikTok platform, trends, and editing best practices

Proven track record of growing a TikTok account

Ability to write dynamic, witty, and engaging copy for TikTok video posts

A strong command of the English language

Strong attention to detail

Experience using Asana, Google Suite, Slack, and Adobe Photoshop (Later is a plus)

2+ years of video editing experience using Adobe Creative Cloud software (Premiere and After Effects)

An understanding of Matador’s voice, audience, and brand

A love for travel, adventure, and people!

Ideally: 2+ years of shooting and TikTok creation experience

An iPhone 12 or higher (or a similar model from another brand)

A valid driver’s license and passport

Nuts and bolts:

Hourly independent contractor with monthly compensation (working full-time hours)

Remote position (i.e., working from your home office).
This is a permanent feature of the job, regardless of the course of the COVID pandemic

Based in a US time zone (working hours must be within 9 AM – 6 PM CST)

Must be willing to travel a few times each month to shoot on location. Must be a US resident.

Go for it!

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, hourly salary expectations, and links to TikTok accounts that you have managed and grown (can include both brand/business and personal/creator accounts) to [email protected]. Please put “TikTok Creator” in the subject line.

Our vision:

Travel as a force for good. At Matador, we envision a world where travel is a transformative experience that enables us to find humanity in each other, everywhere. It has the power to connect, heal, and inspire us to plan new adventures that have a positive impact on the world.

Our mission:

We aim to empower a diverse generation of modern adventurers to share their stories and travel fearlessly.

Diversity at Matador:

Beyond our passion for travel, Matador values diversity, equity, and inclusion and is actively working to spread these values through the travel industry. We are committed to hiring a diverse workforce to elevate and empower a wide array of viewpoints; candidates for this position should fully embrace this mission.

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