Video Manager (Social/Short-Form)

Please note that this is an unpaid Volunteer position. You will not be monetarily compensated for your time, but we do offer some sweet benefits to our amazing volunteers and interns.

THIS IS AN UNPAID, REMOTE VOLUNTEER POSITION.

Background: Pitch Labs is a 501(c)3 non-profit that is taking strides to change the face of entrepreneurship. As it stands right now, obtaining entrepreneurial knowledge can be expensive and seems only available to limited amounts of people. However, millions of entrepreneurs worldwide know that they can make innovations that will change and shape society forever. Pitch Labs is helping entrepreneurs unlock the resources they need by creating a free online library, hosting virtual events, and opening clubs in schools to allow entrepreneurs to unlock their skills and do what they are meant to do: create!

How this Role ties into Our Mission:

  • The role of the Short Form Video Manager directly contributes to empowering entrepreneurs by leveraging visual content to disseminate strategic resources.
  • By coordinating the creation and posting of videos on platforms like Instagram Reels and TikTok, you facilitate accessibility to valuable insights, tips, and guidance for entrepreneurs.
  • Through tracking engagement and refining video strategies, you ensure that our content effectively reaches and resonates with our entrepreneurial audience, fostering connections and community engagement.
  • Your responsibility for approving topics aligns with our mission to provide relevant and actionable resources that empower entrepreneurs in their journey.
  • By finalizing video drafts in accordance with guidelines, you maintain the quality and accessibility of our content, reinforcing our commitment to providing strategic and accessible resources to entrepreneurs.

Overall, your role plays a crucial part in realizing Pitch Labs' mission by utilizing short-form videos as a medium to empower, connect, and support entrepreneurs on their path to success.

*NOTE: Use of AI to write responses in your application will disqualify it from consideration.

Qualifications:

  • Willingness to give constructive feedback, learn about content, and make sure that all videos promote the mission and message of Pitch Labs.
  • Proven experience in video content creation and management, with a focus on short-form content for social media platforms like Instagram Reels and TikTok.
  • Strong understanding of social media algorithms and best practices for maximizing engagement and reach.
  • Excellent project management skills, with the ability to coordinate multiple video projects simultaneously from concept to execution.
  • Desire to continue developing your skill and seek improvement and feedback)
  • Respond to messaging/emails within 24 hours
  • Proficient in written & spoken professional/native English language skills
  • Located in the United States

What We Need: We have a vision, we have a platform, but we need events to connect everyone together. Business reaches every single industry and profession in the world, and that means there are an infinite amount of questions to answer and lessons to teach. As a Short-Form Video Manager, you will:

  • Coordinate the creation of all videos to ensure alignment with our mission of empowering and connecting entrepreneurs.
  • Post videos on Instagram Reels and TikTok, or schedule posts, to enhance accessibility to strategic resources for our entrepreneurial audience.
  • Track engagement and continuously refine strategies to improve reach and effectively connect with entrepreneurs.
  • Take responsibility for approving topics that resonate with our audience and provide actionable insights.
  • Finalize video drafts in accordance with approval guidelines, maintaining quality and accessibility standards in our content delivery.

Main Duties/Tasks/Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for coordinating the creation of all videos, posting videos on Instagram reels + Tiktok, scheduling posts, tracking engagement and improving reach, approving topics.
  • Responsible for video’s final draft using guidelines for approval. Responsible for checking on previous videos and reporting back to other members of playable media on which videos had a broad reach versus which did not, and suggest improvements for future videos.

Time Commitment: THIS IS AN UNPAID, REMOTE #WFH VOLUNTEER POSITION. Therefore we are extremely flexible with time and just ask that you contribute what you can. If you have exams, work, or family events come up, you are more than able to take a break. During times when you are an active volunteer, we ask that you simply contribute at least 3-5 hours a week (ideally for at least 6 months). This is a great position for students in school or university who want to go into a career field but want to learn more about it; you will be able to dive deeper than you have ever done before.

Benefits: We are a certified Presidential Volunteer Service Award (United States) organization that can award you certified volunteer hours for the time you work. We also give all of our volunteers access to benefits such as advanced features of Google Workspace, the flexibility of working remotely, and unlimited Mental Health Days.

Application

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DEI Statement

Pitch Labs is a nonprofit organization deeply committed to fostering a culture of diversity, equity, inclusion, and belongingness. Recognizing the inherent value that diverse perspectives bring to the innovation landscape, Pitch Labs actively promotes an environment where individuals from all backgrounds feel welcome and valued. The organization firmly believes in the principles of equal opportunity and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or any other characteristic.