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5/13

Writer's Assistant (Literary Agent/Program Manager - English Authors at Pocket FM)

Remote

Podcast/Audio

Starts May 13

Full Time

  • Job Requirements: This is a remote job.

Responsibilities :

The person will be required to build a strong community of US writers, to ensure a continuous
pipeline of content for the platform. The person will also be responsible to get us audio licensing
deals with published authors. Impact and success will be based on the following parameters :

1. Creating and managing a pool of specialized writers with a genre specific skill set
2. Delivering the audio series written by the writers in the prescribed TAT (Turn-around time)
3. Optimizing the cost of hiring and retaining writers
4. Getting the best output for each story through collaborative effort of writers
5. Cracking audio licensing deals with published authors at the minimum cost for the company

Qualifications :

1. 5+ Years of experience in managing and hiring writers in any agency.
2. Prior experience in writing will be preferred but not mandatory.
3. Avid Reader: To be able to read a large number of concepts in a short amount of time and make a judgment to assign the scripts to a writer.
4. Proactive, fast, flexible problem solver with superb time, resource and stakeholder management.
5. Self-motivated leader and strong collaborator/ team player- with the ability to maintain calm, make good decisions, and work with constant ambiguity.

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