Scripts Department Lead

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TheSoul Publishing is one of the largest worldwide digital-born media publishers in the world. We are the parent company behind wildly successful DIY videos 5-Minute Crafts, inspiration and creative channel Bright Side and other tremendously popular channels across YouTube, Facebook and Instagram. We have a global presence with over a billion (!!!) subscribers and followers.


We are looking for a Scripts Department Lead who will be responsible for scriptwriter and proofreader development and results. They're the central head of their department and report directly to the Channel Producer.


Job responsibilities:


  • Oversee workflow of the Scripts Department (team of ~15 people).

  • Carry out tasks set by the Channel Producer.

  • Create and implement your own tasks to develop the department.

  • Track writer and proofreader results. Resolve any issues that arise there.

  • Work with HR to check applicant test tasks and choose candidates.

  • Train new writers and proofreaders during their probation period.

  • Create new- and update existing instructions for writers/proofreaders.

  • Conduct team webinars and 1:1 calls with team members.

  • Gather feedback from other departments on how scripts can improve.

  • Work closely with the Producer, suggest new ideas and script approaches to develop the channel overall.


Candidate requirements:


  • At least 1-year of experience managing a team.

  • Highly organized (able to track results, set plans and goals).

  • Able to empower a team to achieve both collective and individual goals.

  • Problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to multitask and adhere to deadlines;

  • Creative thinking, open to experimental formats/approaches.

  • Great public-speaking skills.

  • Advanced level English.


We offer:


  • A remote job with the opportunity to work from any place where you feel inspiration;

  • A comfortable schedule (about 8 hours daily, Mon-Fr);

  • Decent salary, plus bonuses;

  • The opportunity to become part of one of the most creative teams on the Internet.


Interested? Send your CV to marina.okuneva@id.thesoul.io and don't forget to write the vacancy's name in the subject line of your message!


We appreciate your interest in our roles and the company. Your CV will be reviewed carefully by our team, and if we are ready to move forward with your application, one of our recruiters will contact you and explain the next steps.


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