Full Time Job

Audio Description Script Writer

Zoo Digital

El Segundo, CA 07-13-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

Position

We are currently looking for an Audio Description Script Writer for our very busy English department. This position can be local or remote.

Summary

Required to create, reformat, and edit audio description scripts for videos to be distributed on a variety of platforms such as Netflix, iTunes, Amazon, Google and Hulu. The writer must follow guidelines and best practices set forth by the American Council of the Blind (ACB) as well as client specific needs and requests.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Responsible for managing tight deadlines, scheduling, and integrating technology effectively

Communicating with ZOO project coordinators about assignment progress

Very detail oriented and can shift priorities as required daily to accommodate the changing needs of our clients

Write and edit audio description scripts for a variety of types of content

Requirements

Education and/or Experience

Background in journalism, copywriting, English, or related field. Knowledge and experience working with the blind or low vision community or experience in audio description is preferred.

Strong writing, editing, and research skills are required.

Please provide a short portfolio of audio description scripts or other formal writing.

Computer Skills

Knowledge in Microsoft Office

Familiarity with using search engines to research people, places, and unfamiliar terms

Comfortable in adapting to new software
Other information

Salary: $22-26/hour

We employ the brightest and most original thinkers in our industry. We value all the folks that make ZOO a great place to work. Along with a competitive salary we also offer a wide range of benefits which include:

Medical, Dental, Vision

STD, LTD, Life Insurance

401k Plan

Share Save Plan

PTO/Sick Time

Paid Holidays

Membership Discount at Bay Clubs

Stocked Kitchen

Unlimited access to over 4,000 courses on Udemy for business

Plus More

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rzkjq7-35-172-136-29-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Zoo Digital

Since 2001, we showcase, localize and distribute the movies and TV shows the world wants to see. All powered by awesomeness. We help Hollywood studios, global broadcasters, online retailers and independent distributors reach audiences everywhere. Securely and efficiently. We combine our world-class cloud technology with amazing client teams in the UK and US, some of the most talented in-territory translators in the industry and a growing network of trusted local partners - to deliver awesome results for our clients.