On July 13, 2021, McCormick Spices announced on social media that the seasoning and spice company was hiring an unusual — and, some might say, idyllic — position: “Director of Taco Relations.”
Are you passionate about tacos, finding the latest trends & creating engaging taco content for social media?
We’re searching for our first ever Director of Taco Relations to be McCormick’s resident consulting taco expert. 🌮
— McCormick Spices (@mccormickspices) July 13, 2021
According to the job posting the position is temporary and part-time, lasting from September to December 2021. It pays $25,000 per month, up to $100,000. Interested job seekers must submit application packets, which include a two-minute video, by the July 20 deadline.
The job posting went viral, with social media users raving about the idea of being a director of taco relations.
this is the best job description i've ever seen:
DIRECTOR OF TACO RELATIONS https://t.co/2Q2xBSadog
— Imani Gandy (@AngryBlackLady) July 15, 2021
🌮Could be a dream gig if you love tacos https://t.co/IjJ1tiBxXy
— Larry Hryb 🏡🎮☁ (@majornelson) July 15, 2021
No word yet on whether the position has been filled with a lucky taco lover.