BuzzFeed is hiring a

Food Resident, Latin American Food

Los Angeles, United States

Food Resident - Latin American Food

BuzzFeed Video is looking for a creative and resourceful foodie who can assist with creating compelling short form food video content for the web and other digital platforms. Must be a native of the digital and pop cultural landscape with intimate knowledge of the latest and greatest in social media, content and emerging technology/platforms.

This job is a temporary residency (1-3 months), based in our Los Angeles office, which offers a super collaborative work environment overflowing with perks.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with writing and producing food videos for BuzzFeed’s YouTube channels & Facebook pages based on our existing popular formats
  • Will create and write recipes as well as work with producers to execute cooking recipes
  • Will assist with the preparation and cleanup of videos and shoots

Requirements:

  • Cooking Experience (school or professional experience necessary)
  • Latin America native and/or have lived in Latin America for at least 5 years
  • Fluent Spanish and English speaking
  • Able to live and work in Los Angeles
  • A competitive drive -- you enjoy winning and really going for it
  • Ability to create compelling, shareable web video
  • Ability to work in small teams as well as go off on your own
  • A positive, curious, playful disposition (no haters)

It’s a plus:

  • Basic camera and editing knowledge
  • Experience creating compelling food video content as well as proven ability to create sharable content (Blog, Facebook page…)

About BuzzFeed:

BuzzFeed is a global media company that produces and distributes original news, entertainment and video. BuzzFeed is redefining online advertising with its social, content-driven publishing technology and reaches a global audience of over 200M monthly uniques and 1.5B monthly video views.