Junior Script Writer
Inkitt GmbH
Toronto, ON

Before you start reading and fall head over heels in love with this position -- please note that the job is a full-time position in Berlin, Germany. So you'll have to be adventurous AF. ✨

At Inkitt, we believe that every author should have an equal chance to succeed. That’s why we’re building the fairest and most objective publishing house in the world by finding hidden talents and turning them into globally successful authors.

To help us achieve this mission, we've launched an immersive reading app that is released episodically and includes various immersive elements including chat fiction, prose, SFX, VFX, community involvement, and more!
Download the app on iOS here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/galatea-immersive-fiction/id1380362212?mt=8

Download the app on Android here: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.colt

We’re seeking Full-Time Script Writers to contribute to a fast-paced team of writers who are producing immersive episodic releases. This hybrid writer will combine their skills of scriptwriting and interactive storytelling.

The ideal applicant will be a TV fanatic and have experience creating storyboards, pitching creative stories, managing deadlines, and working in a serial format.

You:

  • Are a storyteller who can develop ideas in a variety of formats
  • Have worked in a collaborative group / writer’s room
  • Have a creative and business mindset
  • Have hands on writing experience in TV or film (work experience or university)
  • Thrive in an open-floor brainstorm as well as in the execution of a laid out plan
  • Have a knowledge & passion for TV series running over multiple seasons
  • Are oriented towards cutting-edge technology and want to be ahead of the industry curve
  • Hands-on attitude, fast-paced, reliable, and positive
  • Have a keen sense of empathy for the entertainment audience and can cater your empathy depending on the demographics of that audience

The Role:

  • Communicate and collaborate with bestselling fiction authors & TV writers
  • Strategize and write stories from conception through to final execution
  • Work closely with sound designers and effect specialists to make a readers experience 100% immersive
  • Create story arcs over multiple seasons
  • Conceptualize scripts that define conversational interaction (text messaging etc.)

Find out more about Galatea / Inkitt on Forbes & BBC:
http://bit.ly/Galatea_Forbes
http://bit.ly/Inkitt_BBC

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • script writing: 1 year (Preferred)

Language:

  • Native English (Required)