Intern English Subtitle/ Script Editor - Key Recruitment Group, Cape Town CBD

  • Cape Town CBD
  • Salary: On Application
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: Advertising
  • Posted by Key Recruitment Group on Tuesday, October 15, 2019
  • Reference: 33663
  • Apply before Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 26 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Key Recruitment Group

Intern English Subtitle/ Script Editor

One of our clients based at the Airport Industria , Cape Town . T hey are looking for a n Intern - Permanent (English Subtitle / Script Editor) to join the ir Multi Media Content Company . They are expanding their range of localisation services in partnership with their leading US entertainment-tech services provider.

Th e y are looking to grow their English specialist department dealing with script editing, closed captioning, and subtitling of film and TV projects prior to distribution by major Hollywood studios.

In order to work directly with their partner in California, editor hours will be 10:00 - 19:00, Tuesday to Saturday. This allow them to work directly with their US-based editors and project managers.

For the position you would be required to have:

A formal degree, any undergraduate and/or post-graduate degree in English literature, screenwriting, copywriting, or film is advantageous

Editing: 1 year (Preferred)

High level of English comprehension and grammar skills. (first language speaker)

High level of technical writing skills.

Understanding of storytelling through the medium of film.

Passion for film and TV content. Avid watcher and consumer of television.

Tech savvy. Very comfortable with various computer software products.

Good attention to detail.

Calm, relaxed, focused demeanor .

Ability to perform under pressure and changing deadlines.

Ability to work well in a team.

Ability to work flexible shifts (am, pm, weekends).

Video/film/audio editing software competency beneficial.

Knowledge of subtitling software is beneficial.

A plus if you also bring:

An aspiring screenwriter, English major, copywriter or have a great command of the English language as well as a close attention to detail.


Successful editors will be given training by our experienced team and approved by a US specialist before beginning work on live projects. The training and initial experience portion will be completed during a paid internship period. Once we have established the groundwork, permanent positions will be made available to all editors able to meet the performance requirements.

Attributes :


Good communication and English Writing Skills skills

Planning and organising skill s

Please apply online now!!!!

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