Jungle Creations is an award-winning social media-first publisher that exists to create ideas that get people to thrive online and in the real world. With offices in London and New York, the company owns and operates a number of hugely popular media brands. They each create and publish content across a number of different passion points, from food to women's interests and fitness, and they include; VT, Twisted, Four Nine, Craft Factory, Level Fitness, Futur3ology and Lovimals, which together have amassed over 125 million followers worldwide. Jungle Creations works with clients including the likes of Diageo, McDonald's and Unilever, to help them reach its audiences through impactful and engaging branded content which has seen the company win The Drum's sought-after 'Branded Content Team Of The Year’ for the last four years in a row. Today the business has branched out into many offline ventures including Twisted: A Cookbook, a delivery-only restaurant business; Twisted London, and a Twisted IPA in collaboration with Brewgooder. Jungle Creations is also home to The Wild; an award-winning social media-first creative agency that helps brands turn heads and make it matter, specialising in social media management, multi-platform creative campaigns, branded content, production, influencer, and performance marketing.
We are looking for a Junior Edit Executive who can enhance our brands and build strong online communities through our various social media platforms. The Junior Edit Executive will be responsible for editing a number of series and formats for our flagship brands
The ideal candidate will possess the ability to edit videos to engage our audience, with strong writing ability, and know a thing or two about social media.
This role is most suited to a candidate who is passionate about editing for social platforms such as TikTok, Snaphat, Facebook and Instagram, a deep understanding of shareable video content, and brand development.
● Editing a range of social-first videos, including a mixture of UGC footage and subtitles
● Adding a creative spin to content and applying social media best practices
● Proofing content before it goes live and making sure it meets house style
● Ensuring you keep personal deadlines and that videos are delivered on time
● Communicating with your team to keep up with the daily schedule
Background and experience:
● Experience of editing with Adobe Premiere Pro
● Experience of file formats and delivering for TikTok, Snapchat, Facebook and Instagram
● Excellent written and verbal communications
● Excellent interpersonal skills
● A self-starter
● Previous experience working within an editing environment
● Experience of working in a dynamic environment or large orginisation
Expectations - Key skills and competencies:
● Time management;
● Creative thinking
● Relationship building;
● Business Awareness and Commercial Approach;
● Attention to Detail;
● Sharing (learning, knowledge, ideas);
All employees are expected to comply with the company code of conduct, act professionally with colleagues, treat colleagues and the workspace with respect; It is your responsibility to ensure your behaviour, attitude and appearance always positively reflects Jungle Creations and doesn't do anything that would bring the reputation of the company into disrepute or cause a loss of confidence in its work.
Measures of success and key stakeholders:
Employees are monitored with bi-annual KPIs to measure their performance; these KPIs are made up of both skills and behavioural competencies. Jungle is committed to rewarding those employees who consistently exceed their bi-annual KPIs and will ensure those employees advance within the business.
● Social Video revenue
● Short and long form reviews
● Social video Watch-time
● Sourcing Quality and quantity
● Head of Social Production
● Edit Manager
● Head of brand(s)
● Director of Video
We want you to add to our culture
At Jungle Creations, we aim to ensure our workforce reflects the diverse society we live in. Our different ideas, our different perspectives and our respect for one another enables us to be innovative, creative and build a sense of belonging that actively encourages our people to add to our culture. We want everyone to feel that Jungle Creations is a place where they belong and that is the reason why we look for the cultural add, not the cultural fit.
‘We exist to create ideas that get people to thrive online and in the real world’
This is who we are. These qualities are the things we look for in new Jungle talent, the things we celebrate and reward our people for, and the things clients discover about us and our work.
Whether in a small or large capacity, every one of our departments work in collaboration with each other. Encouraging this total collaboration means our people can team up with ease, and create the perfect environment for idea sharing, creative thinking, and working closely with clients and partners alike.
In a business and world that is forever changing, we pride ourselves on how agile and adaptable we are. Striving to experiment, take risks and be bold, Jungle celebrates how quickly its people can innovate and move with the times, ensuring we are at the forefront of change and the best in industry.
We champion our people, their ideas, and their differences. Our people respect one another and the things that make each of us unique. We aim to support all voices internally and reflect this in the work we do. We actively encourage our people to add to our culture and want everyone at Jungle to feel that they belong.
Post Covid-19 Plan
We have carried out a full risk assessment and have moved to a permanent hybrid working system that sees staff split their time between the office and home (government guidelines allowing). Each team differs in terms of their in-office expectations so feel free to discuss this during your interview process.