Community Ambassador - Knoxville

Do you love Knoxville? Are you the go-to person when it comes to planning a night out, always ready with a recommendation for the city’s most seasoned finds and hidden hotspots?

As the Knoxville Community Ambassador, you’ll be a part-time, fixed-term Yelp employee (working out of your home or anywhere with WiFi) at the helm of a vibrant, buzzing community of locals who drink, shop and play their way through the city via peer recommendations on Yelp. Community Ambassadors are creative, driven, entrepreneurial, self-motivated, friendly, and fearless.

About you:

  • You reside in Knoxville and consider yourself a local expert.
  • Passionate about event planning, social networking, guerrilla marketing and PR.
  • Fire in the belly. Walks through walls. Takes no prisoners. In a word: driven. Even when no one is watching. Especially then.
  • Social connector. You are the hub of your social world. You know everyone. Everyone knows you. The fun one. Diplomatic, too.
  • Lives to write; writes to live. You know who you are... pencils down!
  • Time management is your middle name and your ambition does push-ups while you sleep.
  • You thrive when you’re in control of your own schedule.
  • You can’t put a price on punctuality; being late is your biggest pet peeve.

(About the Role) Yelp Community Ambassadors:

  • Host events.
  • Partner with exciting local events and organizations.
  • Act as the online moderator and voice of Yelp in your community.
  • Support the local Elite Squad.
  • Assist with the Weekly Yelp newsletter.

Other Details:

  • 1-year program.
  • Flexible 10-15 hours per week.
  • Must currently reside in Knoxville, have reliable transportation options, and be 21+.
  • Not restricted to working only for Yelp.

Ready to apply? Submit the following (all required):

  • Cover letter/note showcasing your writing skills, general personality and style.
  • Resume highlighting your relevant experience.
  • A link to your Yelp profile.


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