Jobs at VSI Los Angeles


Dubbing Script Editor

We are looking for a Dubbing Script Editor to join our team and help produce comprehensive scripts for film and TV dubbing projects from a variety of original languages and clients. Our ideal candidate is a fast learner that brings with them a passion for creative writing and a background that includes some technical post-production experience (such as video or sound editing).

As part of our team, you would help ensure scripting materials meet a high standard of quality on the front and back end of adaptation and develop a detailed understanding of the entire dubbing process through the lens of script services.

This is a full-time position.

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About the role: 

  • Reviewing incoming dialogue lists (initial translated scripts from clients).
  • Spotting translated scripts for adaptation.
    • Accurately splitting and retiming lines when needed.
    • Adding and flagging lines missing from the original dialogue list.
    • Ensuring dialogue is assigned to the correct characters.
  • Performing quality checks on incoming adapted scripts.
    • Reviewing dialogue and naming conventions to ensure consistency across episodes & seasons.
    • Checking for proper spotting and labeling of breaths, reactions, pulled lines, and Walla cues.
  • Performing in-house script conforms and creating as-recorded scripts for delivery when needed.
  • Tackling any technical scripting issues that arise during the various stages of dubbing.
  • Building the creative and technical skills required for English dub adaptation.


About you

  • Native fluency in English. Knowledge of other languages is a plus.
  • An analytical mindset and meticulous attention to detail.
  • A sharp eye for lip sync and ear for spoken rhythm.
  • Strong computer literacy. Skilled in the use of the Microsoft 365 suite, Google Drive, and project management software.
  • Familiarity with timeline-based video/sound/text editing software (Adobe Premiere, Avid Media Composer, Pro Tools, Mosaic, VoiceQ, etc.)
  • Knowledge of or willingness to learn the ins and outs of the dub scripting tool, VoiceQ.
  • The ability to process feedback and work efficiently to meet deadlines.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to enable effective creative collaboration.

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