Tell us you love TikTok without telling us you love TikTok … we’ll wait.
TED is searching for a vibrant, smart and passionate creator to help launch TED’s presence on TikTok as well as support future content strategies for Instagram Reels and other emerging social media platforms. Ideal candidates have a hunger for spreading big ideas, a love of transformative storytelling, a talent for collaboration, and an enthusiasm for all things social. If this sounds like you, read on!
The Emerging Social Formats Editor will be the writer, producer and on-camera talent of TED’s TikTok channel. They will also be the community manager of the TED on TikTok platform, helping grow a new, vibrant community through experimental storytelling that has learning, inspiration and joy at its heart. To achieve this goal, the Emerging Social Formats Editor will coordinate with a team of talented creators in the TED universe to create innovative short-form video content in subject areas such as science, technology, psychology, design and more!
This is a full-time, independent contract role through Spring 2022, with an option to extend long term.