Jobs at The Tempest

Jobs at

The Tempest

Join our global team of smart, curious, and passionate people who believe that media can quite literally change the world – and aren’t about sticking to the status quo. We have staff on five continents, with headquarters in Austin, TX, Dubai, and Rome.


At The Tempest, we believe that our team is what makes the world go round. Our accelerator program is an incredible opportunity for you to be a part of the team, and we provide you with robust and varied responsibilities that all build towards achieving startup goals.  You’ll get incredible opportunities to up your level of career networking and position yourself as a leader in your community, learning and growing through mentorship from The Tempest staff, amazing on-the-ground experience, and the opportunity to be part of an exciting startup!

If you’re a strong collaborator, a curiosity-driven lifelong learner, and someone who is good at what they do – The Tempest could be the right place for you to work. Even if no opportunities are open at the moment, we are always looking for potential candidates. If you think you’d be a great fit for one of these positions, we encourage you to email us at

If you want to help build something great — come join us!


Current openings

Our fall 2021 fellowship will start on September 25 and end on December 31.

Applications for FALL 2021 accepted until 11:59 pm EST on SEPTEMBER 8, 2021.

Community Track

Remote – Part-Time

We’re looking for a Community Fellow to join our team. We’re seeking someone who is curious, creative, scrappy, and full of ideas. You’ll be knee-deep in bringing the freshest, raw talent to The Tempest 

Growth Track

Remote – Part-Time

We’re looking for a Growth Fellow to join our team. We’re seeking someone who has passion, a great deal of intellectual curiosity, and grit. This is a pivotal role that focuses… 

Editorial Track

Remote – Part-Time

We’re looking for an Editorial Fellow to join our team. We’re seeking someone who brings a focus on original ideas, a passion for storytelling, and curiosity about the world. This is a pivotal position that focuses on 

Marketing Track

Remote – Part-Time

We’re looking for a Marketing Fellow to join our team. We’re looking for someone who is enthusiastic about social media, the internet, and everything in-between. You will be provided with opportunities to…Learn more.

Audio Track

Remote – Part-Time

We’re looking for an Audio Fellow to join our team. You’ll join a fast-paced creative team with a scrappy attitude and a love for creating things. This is a pivotal production role that focuses on

Stay Involved


If you want to get involved with the work that we do, you’ve got a way to do so! We’re always looking to collaborate with people like you… Right here



Learn more about The Tempest

Image from Lemonade of 7 iconic black women creatives.Our Values

We value disruption, authenticity, community, innovation, family, and making changes for the future of media.

Image of Laila Alawa, founder of The Tempest.Our Culture

The Tempest is defined by the people who work here – we’re all different but are committed to taking #TempestIRL.

Our Team

We’re a passionate and gritty family that changes the way the world hears the diverse stories of women.