Work for @downtownny

Work for @downtownny

We’re Hiring A Tik Tok Creator

Can you create scroll-stopping content? Are you a TikTok trend-spotter? Would you love to hype NYC as your job?

Join our content team and help spread the word about all the amazing things to do and see in Lower Manhattan.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who lives to create and has a deep understanding of the TikTok platform. 

You’ll work exclusively within the TikTok channel but closely engage with content pros across disciplines – writers, PR, advertisers, and social media managers. You will own the content creation process from generating ideas, to filming, editing and publishing daily content.

The ideal candidate is ambitious, realistic and ready to hit the ground running.


What you’ll be doing:

  • Own the TIkTok lifecycle, from assisting on strategy and planning through production, posting, engagement, analysis, adaptation and more 
  • Pitch and create daily live action content for TikTok from  in-front of and behind the camera
  • Create Lower Manhattan-focused content that highlights economic development, tourism, architecture, film locations and more.
  • Follow TikTok and other social media trends, advise on relevant opportunities
  • Participate in content strategy meetings and shape the TikTok roadmap to support overarching goals  
  • Grow TikTok follower count and report on performance metrics on weekly basis


Skills for a successful applicant: 

  • Minimum of two years of experience as an editor for brand social media, video/film and/or multimedia productions
  • Demonstrated experience creating well-performing TikTok content for brands
  • Video, animation and design experience
  • Understanding of economic development and/or travel and tourism applications
  • Professional written and oral communication skills
  • Strong proficiency in Google Workspace: Docs, Sheets, Slides and Gmail
  • Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination required


What’s on offer:

  • Contract position starting in October 2022
  • Hybrid schedule with on-site requirement for taping in and exploring the local geography
  • Being an expert on everything in Downtown NYC (South of Chambers Street)
  • Repping the largest Business Improvement District in the United States 


Interested? Send your application directly to [email protected]

Applications must include: cover letter, resume, extensive examples of content creation and references to past/present clients