Scriptwriter - Brighton

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Active since 19-12-2017 Job category Education / Coaching / Trainers
Location Brighton Level -
Educational level Bachelor / Graduate Employment type -
Hours 37 Salary Competitive
Company Details
Brightwave is an industry-leading digital learning agency, providing products and services to a fantastic set of global clients. We pride ourselves in employing the very best people in the industry and in having a hugely enjoyable and rewarding working environment. Want to get a flavour of what it's like to work here? Take a look at our video

We're expanding and this is an exciting opportunity for a talented writer to work in central Brighton with an award-winning learning services company that values creativity, innovation and expertise.

This is a permanent position but if you are an experienced freelance designer then do get in touch as we’d love to talk to you.


Job Description
Brightwave is looking for an enthusiastic and talented scriptwriter to deliver high quality e-learning scripts on a hugely varied number of subjects from product knowledge and business change to induction and systems training.

About You
You may have recently graduated and are looking for your first real job - here's a chance to turn your passion into your career. Or you may already have writing experience in another field but want to break into an exciting and rewarding industry. Or perhaps you have already cut your e-learning scriptwriting teeth and are keen to develop your career in the best e-learning company around! Whatever your situation, if this opportunity excites you, then we'd love to hear from you. The successful candidate will get the training and support to really fly.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Taking a brief from the leads in your project team - Learning Designer, Graphics and Technology.
  • Attending meetings with clients to research and gather content and become familiar with the client organisation, target audience, culture and brand.
  • Creating detailed storyboards following design specifications and writing full scripts, including audio, video and animations.
  • Ensuring scripts are complete and accurate, polished and delivered on-time even when deadlines are challenging.
  • Communicating effectively with the client's subject matter experts and other members of the Brightwave team.


Your skills and experience are important but the right attitude is really what matters to us. You should be able to combine attention to detail with a clear writing style and real creative flair. We are looking for someone who is genuinely interested in delivering great solutions for our clients and we welcome applicants who have experience of writing in other related fields who are enthusiastic about what they can bring to the Brightwave team.

You will need to demonstrate:

  • Proven writing skills including a flexible writing style and eye for quality and attention to detail.
  • Ability to grasp and understand new and alien subject matter more quickly than anyone else.
  • Flexible and resourceful problem solving and being able to tackle setbacks and obstacles.
  • Ability to organise and prioritise the elements of a subject logically and clearly.
  • An ability to take even the driest subject, get under its skin and ensure its relevant in terms of the business objectives, audience, content and available media mix
  • Strong visual awareness and interest in visual communication
  • Familiarity with current and emerging technologies and media and an excitement about their creative potential.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Powerpoint and Outlook
  • Confidence combined with an approachable manner

Additional Information

Working at Brightwave includes the following advantages:

  • Competitive salaries and wide range of employee benefits
  • Real opportunities to develop your career
  • A company that values innovation and creativity
  • Brilliant people who are great to work with


depending on skills and experience



How to Apply

If this is just the opportunity you are looking for then we would love to hear from you. It's easy - simply submit your CV and a cover letter through our recruitment hub.

We are keen to get you on board as soon as possible and will start reviewing applications before the final closing date so you may want to apply before the deadline.

Strictly no agencies


More information
This listing is a full-time job

Job category Education / Coaching / Trainers
Industry / Industries Education / Training
Region South East

Contact information

Name Yontita Smith