Copy/Script Editor

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Media

Loading some great jobs for you...

KeenLogic is seeking a Copy/Script Editor for post-production to work with one of our clients in Washington, D.C.

Candidate Specific Requirements:

  • 3 years minimum experience with corporate script writing and editing specifically for video.
  • Must have excellent writing and editing skills, demonstrated proficiency in proofreading, a sharp eye for detail, and the ability to work well under pressure.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with elected officials, senior staff, subject matter experts, and nontechnical administrators.
  • Impeccable grammatical knowledge and attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve accuracy of fact and simplicity of language.
  • Able to be highly accurate under tight deadlines.
  • Ability to copyedit quickly, at a pace that reflects an understanding of the overall workload.
  • Superior organization and time management skills.
  • Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office Suite, some knowledge of Adobe Suite; should be comfortable on Mac and PC.
  • Ability to develop and maintain strong working relationships with cross functional staff and stakeholders.
  • Able to work remotely with consistent communications with HCS team.
  • Able to work additional hours as necessary.
  • Able to take written content by subject matter experts and turn them into engaging and succinct informational scripts with a simple and conversational tone.
  • Able to make suggestions for simplifying and shortening content to fit designated length of video.
  • Able to make suggestions for Quality check on all project content, ensuring adherence to style guides, factual and grammatical accuracy, and use of plain language to render complex topics clear and compelling.
  • Able to work with subject matter experts and project manager to clarify content and to complete the approval process.
  • Able to maintain a library and archive of all scripts and their iterations.
  • Powered by JazzHR

    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

    Launch your career - Create your profile now!

    Create your Profile

    Loading some great jobs for you...