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We’re HIRING!

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HIRING: EXECUTIVE PROJECTS ASSISTANT

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THE COMPANY

Un-Plated is an online digital media platform dedicated to highlighting behind-the-scenes stories of the restaurant industry.

Focused primarily on people working in the restaurant business, Un-Plated celebrates those who dedicate their careers to food and hospitality. From celebrity chefs to dishwashers, restaurateurs to managers, Un-Plated gives everyone in the industry a voice.

THE ROLE

Un-Plated is seeking a part-time, executive projects assistant position that is highly-organized with a strong attention to detail.

The position will start at 5-6 hours a week with the possibility of growth within the first six months.

$20 an hour.

WEEKLY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Scheduling interviews and meetings
  • Managing social media accounts
    • Content creation
    • Photography
    • Scheduling and posting
    • Community management
    • Gathering analytics
  • Assisting with event planning

MONTHLY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Administrative tasks
    • Booking travel arrangements
    • Expense tracking
    • Transcribing
  • Keep up to date with research on
    • Food and beverage industry
    • Restaurant industry news
    • Best practices for social media
    • Best practices for digital marketing
  • Occasional food and event photography

QUALIFICATIONS

Un-Plated is seeking a candidate that is committed to professionalism. Candidate should be comfortable spending time with chefs, sommeliers, and other restaurant industry leaders.

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE

  • Well-versed in WordPress
  • Social media content creation and community management
  • Basic design capabilities (Photoshop, VSCO, Lightroom or similar)
  • Content creation (blogging, social media, published works)
  • Previous office and administrative experience
  • Working knowledge of all basic computer programs (Microsoft Office Suite, G-Mail)

PREFERRED

  • Demonstrated interest in food and hospitality industry
  • Professional, patient, and pleasant demeanor
  • Ability to manage deadlines and a fast-pace
  • Excellent e-mail etiquette
  • Exceptional grammar and AP style
  • Pro-active thinker who identifies potential problems and comes to the table with solutions

HOW TO APPLY

Part One

A world-renowned, extremely busy chef has expressed an interest in participating in Un-Plated! Sabrina Medora passes along their note to you. It says: “Sure. I should be able to talk tomorrow or Friday morning early.”

The catch? Medora is entirely unavailable at those times. How do you handle the situation? Hint: write any e-mails as you would if you had the job.

Part Two

@sabrinamedora needs to move the needle from 12.5K followers to 13K followers. How do you make this happen and how long do you project it will take?

Part Three

  1. Please submit your absolute best writing sample. Just ONE.
  2. Please submit a photography portfolio (if you have one). Instagram feeds do count.
  3. Please submit your resume

Please complete Parts 1 and 2 as a PDF document and submit it along with items from Part Three to sabrina@sabrinamedora.com.

Thank you!

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