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Company: Visual.ly
Position:
Seeking Video Script Writers
Location:
Telecommute
Job Status:  Freelance
Ad Expires: 
August 2, 2013
Job ID: 1505154

Description:

 

 

Summary: Visual.ly is expanding its team of freelance video script writer/researchers to work on a wide variety of video projects for our clients, which include large companies, media outlets, nonprofit and government organizations nationwide and overseas. 

You'll be responsible for crafting the backbone of each video: a researched, concise, and creative script based on an assigned topic, which will then be used by an animator to create motion graphics like these:

http://visual.ly/no-child-sale

http://visual.ly/violence-mexican-drug-cartels

You'll be working with us remotely and on your own time, and get paid on a per-project basis. If you feel like you've got the journalistic and creative chops, let us know!

The job

  • Report and/ or research an assigned topic;
  • Work closely with an animator and communicate with the client;
  • Mold the research into an illustrative video script, which an animator will then turn into a motion graphic;

Us

  • We're nimble, value people's feedback and iterate quickly;
  • We're a small, dedicated team of people who have a passion for data visualizations, infographics and visual communications;

You

  • Have a degree in Journalism, Communications, Public Relations or any other field that involves learning to do original and creative research;
  • Have experience - in a newsroom or otherwise - writing for broadcast or video;
  • Have experience with abbreviated scripts and a strong skill set in illustrative and conversational language;
  • Love words and data;

About Visual.ly

Visual.ly is the largest community and publishing platform for data visualizations and infographics on the web. We partner with and facilitate the creation of data visualizations for companies (large and small), media, and non-profit and government organizations throughout the country and worldwide. 

Interested? Please send your resume, scripts, clips or links to videos you have worked on to jobs+videoscript@visual.ly. 

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