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Culture Trip is a startup that inspires people to explore culture & creativity.

Junior Production Assistant (Editorial)

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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 2 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.

Culture Trip is looking for a Junior Production Assistant to support the editorial team.

Main Responsibilities
* Working with Editorial Operations Manager in setting weekly production targets and expectations
* Uploading all types of Culture Trip content into the content management system
* Communicating efficiently and effectively regarding production matters via a project management system ( to keep stakeholders updated on progress
* Optimising our ways of working by flagging issues and keeping an open dialogue with relevant stakeholders about the status of our CMS; submitting bug reports, etc.
* Following up and communicating on an ongoing basis with writers and editors about their article requirements
* Assisting the Editorial Operations Manager with project-based work integral to Culture Trip’s content output
* Tagging and categorising of inventory against Culture Trip’s recommendations framework

Desired Skills and Experiences
* Experience working in an editorial capacity in digital media
* Excellent grasp of CMS (WordPress a plus)
* Good knowledge and understanding of SEO

Culture Trip is committed to equality of opportunity for all. We strongly believe that diversity of backgrounds, ethnicities, experience, circumstances, abilities and perspectives leads to a better workplace for our employees and a better product for our users.