Writer (Freelance)
Markham, ON
We are looking for talented and passionate freelance writers to join our team at Silverpoint Media. The ideal candidate is experienced, non-conformal, and a great collaborator. Our writers work on a variety of productions including corporate films, short films, documentaries, and commercials. As a writer for the team, you will be responsible for working closely with the director, production manager and producer of the projects assigned. You will be responsible for creating plot lines, dialogue, characters and situations.

As a Writer, you will be responsible for:
Script writing for corporate, commercial, and film projects
Information gathering and evaluating on a variety of topics
Collaborating with creative teams to develop compelling narratives
Taking an active role in shaping themes and messages in client projects
Researching and pre-interviewing subjects prior to shoots
Attending client meetings to support project discovery and creative pitches
Travelling locally and internationally to filming locations
Preparing shooting scripts for the production team
Quality control, edit, proofreading, and producing final scripts
Using visual/audio cues in scripts
Applying different writing styles and tones as appropriate to video and audience
Articulating the Silverpoint brand, voice and key messages in variety of materials
Job Type: Freelance, occasional, to add to team roster

Job Location: Greater Toronto Area, Ontario

Required experience:
Writing experience: 5 years or more

Required license:
Drives License G

To apply:
Please fill out the form and submit your online portfolio and resume at Freelance Form

We thank you for your interest, but due to the amount of applicants we receive, we are unable to respond to every single one of you. Only those who are shortlisted will be contacted.