Full Time Job

D Editorial Assistant


London, United Kingdom 11-02-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

3 month Fixed Term Contract

Reporting into the d+ Planning Manager and working closely with the VOD Scheduler, and D2C editors, this role will be an integral part of the team responsible for helping to deliver discovery+ as a first class streaming service competing in the crowded UK market.

The d+ Editorial Assistant will be responsible for backfill of metadata in the inhouse CMS and replication of schedules and plans provided by the D2C editors into realms controlled by the UK Team. They will be responsible for metadata integrity thus ensuring that the frontend user experience is of the highest standards.

• Replication of schedules and plans provided by the D2C editors into realms controlled by the UK Team.
• Using the CMS to add and/or adjust metadata critical to discovery+ functionality.
• QC of content on the product front end.
• Work closely with the central discovery+ product and tech teams across the tools/systems and workflows required to deliver a first class user experience.
• Flexibility to take on ad hoc and additional duties where required.

• Understand and able to work with Google suite of products (Sheets, Drive, Docs etcs)
• Ability to work within a complex organization
• Good communication and presentation skills
• Willingness to learn new technical workflows

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r7kmxk-3-92-28-52-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Discovery, Inc. is the global leader in real life entertainment. We serve passionate fans with content that inspires, informs, and entertains, providing leadership across deeply loved and trusted brands, such as Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, HGTV, Food Network, and Travel Channel.