Freelance Script Writer

New York, United States Contract

FREELANCE VIDEO SCRIPT WRITER

mindbodygreen is looking for a talented branded video script writer to own the scriptwriting process for our branded video scripts. The ideal candidate will be a wellness savvy writer, with strong branded content and/or advertising chops, who is an excellent video storyteller. They will work with the mindbodygreen content team, sales team, and production lead to help create market-leading branded video. 

  • Set the strategic direction of storytelling while managing and integrating client messaging objectives
  • Write, create, and edit the scripts for our branded content videos, interviewing influencers and subject matter experts as needed to develop each script
  • Conceptualize video content strategies, merging a client’s brand messaging with the needs, habits and desires of the mindbodygreen audience
  • Dive into research on audience trends to uncover insights to help guide the content themes
  • Execute the vision across platforms including mindbodygreen.com, Facebook, Instagram, and You-Tube with content that is relevant for each platform
  • Attend internal and external client kick-off meetings when required
  • Convey our content direction to clients and be able to think on your feet to pivot in conversation with clients to adjust the narrative and messaging points when necessary
  • Ensure the vision is executed on set and in post-production rounds of review prior to client handoff 

About You: 

  • 5+ years of experience in video content creation
  • Proficient at project management tools like Asana
  • Excellent knowledge of health, nutrition, and wellness 
  • A voracious appetite for managing projects, solving problems, and working quickly across teams to accelerate progress