TikTok Content Creator (f/m/d) - Jaafar Talk - in freelance work

JaafarTalk is looking for a TikTok Content Creator (f/m/d) in Berlin as soon as possible in freelance work. Join a international team that loves social media!

JaafarTalk - the multimedia-based Arabic talk show format – reaches millions of viewers every week in the Arab speaking world. The show and its cross-media platforms online, on social media and television, target an audience in the Arab speaking world and the Arab speaking audience in Europe. We give a voice to the unheard.

Your role with DW:

  • Strategic and content collaboration on the JaafarTalk TikTok channel
  • Collaboration with JaafarTalk content creators to deepen the brand identity
  • Delivery of multiple TikTok videos per day
  • Development of TikTok campaigns for all JaafarTalk topics
  • Production and development of video projects from start to finish, including scripting, editing, material collection of visual / audio elements and all other aspects of videos in Arabic for TikTok
  • community management of the JaafarTalk TikTok channel
  • Journalistic research and close collaboration with the team regarding content

Your education:
  • Completed university studies or comparable training
  • Ideally a completed traineeship or journalistic training

Your experience:
  • Experience in the conception of content and formats on TikTok
  • Solid experience in social media marketing
  • Relevant journalism experience, including previous experience producing multimedia video, web video and mobile reporting

Special skills and knowledge:

  • Strong understanding of the digital media landscape
  • In-depth knowledge of Adobe Premiere, Adobe Photoshop is an advantage
  • Understanding of the political and social landscape in Germany, Europe and the Arab world
  • Strong experience and knowledge of TikTok: Trends, hashtags, music usage, features, policies and platform updates
  • Flexibility, creativity and teamwork
  • Very good knowledge of Arabic (standard modern Arabic)
  • Good command of English and German to understand journalistic sources in both languages

Your benefits

  • working in an international environment
  • taking part in a dynamic team
  • putting your innovative ideas into practice
Deutsche Welle is Germany's international broadcaster, distributing multimedia journalism worldwide in 30 languages. In addition, the DW Academy helps to strengthen the human right to freedom of information, opinion and expression in 50 emerging and developing countries. As a member of Germany's group of public broadcasters, we are proud to contribute to the diversity of media and opinion.

Have we sparked your interest? We look forward to receiving your application.

Along with the application please submit a TikTok video (30 seconds to 1 minute) on why you are the perfect choice for this position.
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Dominik Lichtenberg
Deutsche Welle