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Script Writer

A script writer creates written scripts for multimedia content including video and audio.

Job Description

We are seeking a script writer who will develop and create written content in collaboration with our staff and vendors.

Responsibilities

  • Work with staff to create multi-platform written content and scripts, in various stages of production, focused on organizational or educational goals and direction
  • Oversee and collaborate on script-writing, from ideation through drafting to final delivery – including communication with counterparts in other departments, developing, writing, managing editorial content, and/or editing
  • Communicate concepts and ideas to team, making sure all written/visual elements are relevant and conform to the goals of the project and strategy
  • Clearly communicate with team members to ensure writing priorities and deadlines are met, juggling and fulfilling multiple delivery schedules and project elements
  • Brainstorm concepts, visual elements, and project strategies as needed
  • Conduct interviews with talent and production teams on shoots as needed
  • Oversee and direct voiceover/narration sessions

Education & Certifications

Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, or other relevant field

Requirements

  • Four (4)+ years as a producer and/or writer on any visual platform
  • Demonstrated strong writing skills and attention to detail
  • Submission of several visual writing samples
  • Capability to work in pre-production, production, and post-production environments
  • Ability to direct shoots to help achieve content goals if needed, and participate in casting, location, and direction
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to collaborate
  • Flexibility in working with vendors and partners
  • Ability to juggle multiple assignments and meet deadlines
  • Ability to be creative and work independently

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