FortuneFish | Script Writer

Script Writer

Nottingham, UK

Permanent

Fortune Fish

ESSENTIAL SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS

  • A proven track record, with a minimum of 2 years, relevant story-line & script writing experience in: TV, stage, film or games.
  • Outstanding English written, verbal communication and proofreading skills.
  • Have a deep understanding of all aspects of story writing, including premise, story, narrative structure and character development.
  • A knowledge & passion for soaps, teen drama and other series running over multiple seasons.
  • Able to lead and manage production of multiple stories at once.
  • Strong writing, character and plot development skills, with a flair for writing dialogue.
  • Can collaborate closely with teams to make the experience 100% immersive.
  • Ability to follow concepts and design specs.
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team.
  • You must have the right to work in the UK before applying for this position.

ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Create story arcs over multiple chapters and characters.
  • Develop characters and the world they inhabit.
  • Turn drafts around quickly and creatively. Where necessary, restructure and generate new story-lines within your scripts.
  • Maintain an overview of an entire project from a story perspective and to plan forward.
  • Working closely with design & art teams to develop ideas for content.
  • Correcting grammar, vocabulary, spelling and stylistics across all our products.

MAJOR PLUSES

  • Degree in English, Creative Writing or similar level qualification, or equivalent experience.
  • Have a varied portfolio of work across a number of disciplines.
  • An understanding of film editing shots and techniques, and knowledge of cinematography.
  • Knowledge of Final Draft and other script packages.
  • Understanding of game design fundamentals.
  • A keen interest in Fashion.
  • Familiarity with Agile based development processes.
  • A passion for games and technology.

Join the team

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