Scriptwriter

There’s a certain thrill in taking an idea and a handful of facts and after some time – bam! – suddenly seeing a story unfolding in your mind, that lively retells the initial thing with intrigue, graphics, and real or even fantastic situations. And there’s also a joy in coming up with a question nobody has asked before – and exploring it.

These are the magic moments of a scriptwriter’s professional life at CyberNews.com. There is also an earthly part to it, made of some perfectionism in English language and fact-checking and eagerness to dive deeper into the field of cybersecurity.

If you can translate Geek’ish to English to YouTube’ish and back, if you like people in general and teamwork in particular, and if you’ve mastered storytelling to keep even the attention of a goldfish up to 30 s., we’ll be a match.

What Will You Do 

  • Copy-edit video scripts
  • Write concise scripts and develop concepts for daily video production
  • Ensure 100% quality of all final cuts of videos: zero copy or edit errors
  • Copy-edit posts in youtube systems
  • Create tone of the video, lines and character actions 
  • Research and gather additional information to quickly learn a new topic and produce high quality content
  • Provide briefs for and edit the written work of other scriptwriters and/or freelancers

What We Expect

  • Solid experience as a scriptwriter or in a similar position
  • Strong visual and audible storytelling skills and ability to provide it in a simply and efficiently way
  • Ability to come up with creative ideas and envision what video will be before it’s made
  • Fluency in English (written and verbal communication)
  • Ability to work and collaborate with others
  • Huge interest in the tech-world, science or digital culture
  • An eagle eye for attention to details and a fast worker with extreme ownership

What We Offer

  • Creative work in evolving field of media and tech
  • Top-notch technologies and tools
  • Flexible hours and WFH when needed
  • Personally tailored professional growth (training courses of your choice, books, conferences etc)
  • Time well spent – be it an inspiring task or elating team activity
  • An office of top-startup-coolness (big snack-laden kitchen, chill zone stacked with games, physiotherapist and all…)
  • A cool workplace in the heart of the Old Town Vilnius (or remote if you’re not in Lithuania)           

Application Requirements

  • C.V.
  • 2-3 links to prior work/sample scripts

Reach out to [email protected] with your CV, portfolio, or both, and we won’t keep you waiting for an answer.

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