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  • Creator Consultant, SpongeBob TikTok
    Los Angeles, CA
          Ahoy there! Nickelodeon is diving deep into the heart of Bikini Bottom to recruit a bubbly, creative, and meme-savvy TikTok maestro to steer the ship of our SpongeBob SquarePants social media voyage. Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to soak up SpongeBob's iconic moments and squeeze them into bite-sized, giggle-inducing, and Krabby Patty-flavored content that will have the next generation of fans blowing bubbles of joy.    You don’t need to be a fry cook at the Krusty Krab, but you should have a locker full of passion for storytelling, an eye sharper than the pointy end of a Barnacle, and the ability to turn the nautical nonsense of SpongeBob's world into easily digestible treasures that entertain and spark joy. Your follower count doesn’t matter; whether you have one devoted plankton follower or millions of jellyfish in the sea hanging on your every word. Anyone can be a creator.    Application Process:  As part of the application process, we're challenging applicants to showcase their love for all things SpongeBob. From 12am ET on 5/16 to 11:59pm ET on 6/6, we invite SpongeBob superfan creators to unleash their creativity by producing their best SpongeBob-inspired video content and tag @spongebob on TikTok, YouTube, YouTube Shorts and/or Instagram and include: Create #LikeaSponge, #SpongeBob25. These videos will not only demonstrate your passion for SpongeBob but also help us identify the perfect candidate to join our Bikini Bottom adventure. So, get ready to dive into the fun and show us why you're the biggest SpongeBob enthusiast under the sea! Make sure to formally apply and include the link to your content in the cover letter.    By submitting your application content accompanied by @SpongeBob and hashtags, #LikeaSponge, #SpongeBob25, you acknowledge and agree to abide by the terms and conditions Paramount’s User Submission Agreement located at:    The ideal candidate will have their sails set with experience creating TikToks, a map leading to a treasure trove of engaging content, and a parrot on their shoulder that squawks with success in audience engagement.    By joining our crew, you’ll earn your sea legs alongside the most talented sea cucumbers in the industry within a dynamic coral reef of innovation, transforming how Nickelodeon’s content is shared across the seven seas.    If you're ready to navigate Bikini Bottom and make a splash across social platforms with one of the most beloved sea sponges and his crew, drop on the deck and flop like a fish—we’re eager to welcome you aboard!    Responsibilities:  Kick-off your consultant assignment during Kids Choice Awards weekend, July 13th in Los Angeles, with access to events and parties and two tickets to the show, as well as being part of the SpongeBob 25th anniversary campaign.  Be an exceptional on-camera content creator who can spin a yarn, shape a script, and develop digital gold faster than Squidward can say, "I hate my job."  Able to pitch and execute original short-form stories that’ll make even Gary meow with approval.  Gather and utilize feedback from the executive crew like a compass guiding through fog.  Participate in live special events, perhaps even the Bikini Bottom Dance-A-Thon.  Collaborate with the SpongeBob crew to gather videos and info, turning them into TikToks that support our show on the surface world.  Produce content under the tight deadlines of a Tidal Wave.  Time segments, edit video, and review broadcasts with the precision of Sandy Cheeks’ karate chops.    Basic Qualifications:  Must be at least 18 years old (or the age of majority in the jurisdiction in which you reside, 19 years old in Alabama and Nebraska, 21 years old in Mississippi) at the time of application.   Must be eligible to work in the US.  2+ years of experience as a content creator, possibly in a pineapple under the sea.  Extensive knowledge of TikTok and the art of the sea shanty.  Strong writing skills, capable of crafting tales that would make Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy come out of retirement.  Proficiency in video shooting and editing, able to cut faster than Plankton's schemes.  Experience with video editing software (Premiere, Photoshop, iMovie, CapCut)  Ability to navigate the workload with the skill of a captain steering through Stormy Weather.  Capable of quickly turning around critical information, ensuring it's as accurate as Pearl’s shopping list.  Multi-tasking abilities that rival an octopus, in a deadline-driven whirlpool.  Travel may be required, possibly in a boatmobile.  An active social media presence - please provide, as part of your portfolio, a link to your handles on TikTok and any other platform you would like us to see.   Do not include any sensitive personal information in your submission such as financial or health information, any information relating to minors, or other information that you would expect to stay confidential and not revealed to the general public.  This is a contract position, not a salary position.      Paramount Animation is the animated film division of Paramount Pictures. Founded in 1912,  Paramount Pictures works with talented filmmakers to produce and distribute entertainment around the world. The iconic Paramount logo has opened some of the most successful and beloved films in cinematic history,  including timeless classics such as Sunset Boulevard,  The Godfather,  Forrest Gump and Ferris Bueller's Day Off,  and blockbuster franchises such as Star Trek,  Transformers,  and Mission Impossible. Recent innovative break-out films such as Interstellar,  Arrival and A Quiet Place have added to Paramount's film legacy. Paramount Pictures Television's 13 Reasons Why,  The Alienist and Jack Reacher have also been thrilling audiences. With a beautiful 65-acre lot in the heart of Hollywood,  a worldwide network of offices and a culture of engagement,  Paramount's passionate employees ensure the studio continues to deliver creativity and innovation to a dynamic industry. Paramount reaches 700 million global subscribers through MTV,  Nickelodeon,  Comedy Central,  BET and other media networks.   ADDITIONAL INFORMATION   Pay Rate: $4,000   The hiring salary range applies to New York City, California, Colorado, Washington state, and most other geographies, including Bikini Bottom. The treasure trove of benefits includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, life insurance coverage, disability benefits, tuition assistance program, and PTO or, as applicable, as otherwise dictated by the appropriate Collective Bargaining Agreement   Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.   At Paramount, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Paramount is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.   If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to Only messages left for this purpose will be returned.  
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Storyboard Artist

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