Social Video Editor
We’re looking for a creative, organised and motivated Social Video Editor to join our growing production team here at Culture Trip.
-Consistently turn around creative edits with an emphasis on storytelling.
-Work with a wide range of digital camera formats and their respective file based workflows.
-Work closely with the NYC Social Video Producer to make sure maximum output is achieved each month
-Ingest media from a variety of formats, transcoding when necessary.
-Repurpose video content for different social media platforms.
Subtitling when necessary.
-Source music for edits from our music library.
-Research and pitch engaging experiences and stories from around the world
-Find experienced Filmmakers in different locations around the world
-Shoot in-house productions where necessary
-Help build our brand awareness
Experience / Skills
DESIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
-A degree in film production (or relevant other qualification) and at least 2 years of experience in a similar role.
-Experienced in editing with Premiere Pro CC is a must.
-Ability to create and edit motion graphics in After Effects CC.
-A creative individual who will be able use editing styles and techniques to improve trending videos
-Understanding of storytelling and what makes an engaging story
-An understanding of video on social platforms (Facebook, YouTube, Instagram and Snapchat) is preferred
-Proficiency with using DSLR Cameras a plus
-Active social media user with experience of various social channels
-Video background with social media experience
-You should be highly passionate about creating exciting, inspiring, and snackable films about cultures and experiences around the world
-The ability to work at speed in a fast turnaround environment, without sacrificing quality of content.
-An understanding of offline and online workflows for video production.
-Be comfortable juggling multiple projects simultaneously.
-Passion for culture, travel, food, art, lifestyle will come in handy
-You must be open to new ways of thinking and operating, always challenging yourself
-You need to be an enthusiastic and dynamic yet collaborative team player with a high degree of integrity and personal responsibility
About Culture Trip
Culture Trip is a global hyper-growth startup operating in travel, media and entertainment. We create stories that reveal what is unique and special about a place, its people and its culture. In-house creative teams work with a global network of more than 300 freelance creators to produce articles, videos, photography, illustration and animation.
From just a dozen people in late 2016, the team has expanded to more than 250. This diverse group of software engineers, product designers, data scientists, editorial experts and content creators are spread across offices in London, New York City and Tel Aviv. Alumni of companies including Google, Facebook, Expedia, Lonely Planet, Spotify, Bloomberg, Viacom, TripAdvisor and the BBC have joined recently. A recent Series B funding injection from PPF Group of $80 million has further propelled rapid growth. Monthly unique visitors to the site have gone from 4 million to nearly 20 million, cross-platform social followers have increased from 1 million to 7 million, and app downloads have leapt from 50,000 to 1.5 million. Culture Trip videos have been viewed more than 2 billion times. Culture Trip, founded by Dr Kris Naudts, has been named by Forbes as one of the fastest-growing companies to watch.
Everyone working at Culture Trip is driven by a shared vision: to inspire people to go beyond their cultural boundaries and connect with the world around them. We want to bring the world to everyone and in doing so bring everyone closer together.