Full Time Job

English Editor

Zoo Digital

El Segundo, CA 06-02-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

English Editor (Evenings and Weekends)

Position

We are currently looking for an English Editor to work evening and weekends in our very busy English department.

Summary

Required to create, reformat, and edit captions for videos to be distributed on a variety of platforms such as Netflix, iTunes, Amazon, Google, and Hulu. The captions and subtitles must represent perfect English grammar, and you will need to be able to detect and correct errors in spelling, punctuation, syntax, and individual clients' captioning style. You will be trained on our proprietary cloud based system.

The ideal candidate thrives in a fast-paced, team-focused environment to meet needs of the client.

Shift times are Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 2:00 p.m. until 10:30 or 11:00 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. until 5:30 or 6:00 p.m.

Can work overtime as needed.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

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

Very detail oriented and is able to shift priorities as required on a daily basis to accommodate the changing needs of our clients.

Strong writing and editing skills preferred.

Requirements

Education and/or Experience

Background in English- preferably a Bachelor's degree in English, Journalism or related field

Subtitling and editing experience a bonus but not required

Fast and accurate typing skills -minimum 60 wpm

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: $20/hour

Shift times are Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 2:00 p.m. until 10:30 or 11:00 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. until 5:30 or 6:00 p.m.

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-g6zozj-35-170-64-36-42 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.