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Tastemade Snapchat Discover Host Open Casting Call

Tastemade is casting for a 18-25 year old male or female on-camera talent/producer hybrid to be the next face of our Snapchat Discover channel. Talent will host and ideate short form (3-6 min) videos on a weekly basis. Creative will be food, travel and lifestyle centric, ranging from on-the-street style videos "investigating" the latest Starbucks drink to trying a new food challenge or recipe "at-home". The role is a full time 3-month freelance position based in our Santa Monica studio with the opportunity to extend. Compensation TBD based on experience, you will also be equipped with a production budget to execute on all videos. Tastemade on Snapchat Discover receives over 1 billion views per month. Additional Casting Requirements: To be our “Snapchat Correspondent” you must:

  • Appear 18-25 years old, male or female
  • LA Based - ability to work from our Santa Monica office 5 days a week
  • Have a passion for food and travel
  • Work with shooter/editor to research and pitch weekly stories that would make compelling video content for Tastemade's Snapchat Discover channel
  • Ability to storyboard and attention to detail in storytelling
  • Execute 4-5 videos per week working with a shooter/editor
  • Comfortable on-camera as a host, but also able to develop un-hosted videos with ease
  • Produce and develop all greenlit pitches, which could range from a on-the-street style video "investigating" the latest Starbucks drink to trying a new food challenge or recipe "at-home"
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Must be comfortable with a DSLR-type camera and the Adobe Suite, especially Premiere
  • Must stay up-to-date with pop culture and the latest in food/travel trends
  • Must be able to cook without burning down a kitchen, but does not have to be a chef professional by any means
  • If you have a shooter/editor/producer that you love to work with, feel free to bring them, too!
To audition, you will attend a casting day at the Tastemade Studios in Santa Monica and asked to show your skills in a variety of ways including but not limited to a short interview and on-camera test. More details to come if selected. If interested please submit your resume and video / reel, a photo and links to any personal social channels.

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