Jobs at Netflix – Synopsis Writer

Website Netflix

Job Description:

We are seeking a seasoned bilingual writer/editor (French/English) to join our team. The ideal candidate is a skilled writer who is an expert on media and entertainment in the French market — we are particularly interested in writers who have proven proficiency in writing and editing world-class creative content in French and English, and the ability to drive cross-functional projects.

Job Responsibilities:

  • You’ll apply your writing expertise and passion for French film and television to cross-functional innovation projects, collaborating with other writing, analysis, localization, design and product teams.
  • Since we are part of a distributed team, you’ll use Slack, Google Workspace, email and other digital tools to communicate about assignments, projects and publishing deadlines.
  • You’ll ensure that external resources (vendors) have access to relevant information and provide editorial guidance for high-priority titles.
  • You’ll also collaborate closely with other stakeholders to gather insight on Netflix original language content and support the writing efforts to bring this content to a global audience.
  • You’ll be expected to write clear, engaging, accurate copy in English and French.
  • You’ll write copy with a special focus on content in French, and you’ll work with a talented team of entertainment writers, editors and colleagues across the globe to build context around titles and help connect users to the content they love.

Job Requirements:

  • Independent and self-motivated working style
  • A commitment to our team’s core values, like candid feedback, passion and curiosity.
  • Fluency in Slavic or Nordic languages is a plus
  • Innovative thinking. We’re looking for someone who’s constantly looking for ways to improve the member experience through experimentation and testing.
  • Recently published examples of film/television criticism or culture writing
  • Experience with creating at scale and working with outsourcing models.
  • Experience working with global brands
  • A nuanced perspective on French-language media
  • Native fluency in French and full professional fluency in English
  • Experience with AB testing
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Strong business acumen and proven stakeholder management skills
  • Mastery of AP style
  • 10+ years experience in writing and editing in creative spaces, such as consumer-focused copywriting, social marketing, short-form digital, scriptwriting or entertainment journalism.
  • Excellent organizational skills

Job Details:

Company: Netflix

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Paris, Île-de-France, France

Application Deadline: N/A

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