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.
We've invented an immersive reading app, Galatea, that is released episodically and includes various immersive elements including chat fiction, prose, VFX, SFX, vibrations, VR, AR, community involvement and more!
We’re seeking dedicated Full-Time Script Writers to contribute to a fast-paced team of writers who are adapting our most successful stories from English to German. We are not looking for a word-for-word translation, but an adaptation that mimics tone and evokes the same emotions as the original version. This hybrid writer will combine their skills of scriptwriting and immersive storytelling.
The ideal applicant will be a TV fanatic with experience adapting work from English to German and writing in a serial format.
- Are a Native German speaker with Fluent English
- Are a storyteller who can develop ideas in a variety of formats
- Have a creative & business mindset
- Have an expert-level command of written communication
- Hands-on attitude, fast-paced, reliable, and positive
- Plus: Have translated or transcribed romance fiction
- Plus: Experience as a screenwriter - dramatic writing
- Read English romance novels and translate them to German
- Recreate tone, style, and emotional impact from one language to another
- Understand the core demographic of each story, and translate in a way that will connect with our readers
- Conceptualize scripts that define conversational interaction (text messaging etc.)
- Prioritize, manage, and efficiently complete projects to meet shifting needs and deadlines
Are you ready to shake up the publishing industry and revolutionize the way books are read and sold? If so, send your application with an updated Resume, and Cover Letter to email@example.com. firstname.lastname@example.org.