German Theatrical Consultant
RWS Entertainment GroupLong Island City, NY
Who we're looking for…
RWS Entertainment Group is currently seeking a German Theatrical Consultant to serve as a consultant and translator within the company.
About the role…
The ideal candidate will be responsible for assisting in the creation of an original family oriented show that will debut in Germany in the Spring. This role will require translation of the script to German, as well as sharing insight into what German audiences look for in entertainment. This role will work closely with the RWS team (including script writers, directors, and designers) to ensure the show makes sense to a German audience.
. Ability to translate documents from English to German in a fluid way.
. Collaborate on new show ideation and conception for the purpose of creating proposals and new content for clients.
. Working knowledge of both Microsoft Office Suite and Apple Office products, as well as Final Draft.
. Collaborate with Entertainment Director, writers, directors, choreographers, designers, technicians and other production staff to create fully realized productions.
. Ability to work in a high-paced environment with quick turnarounds and deadlines.
Please Note: While this is intended to be an accurate description of the job, this is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements or working conditions associated with the position, and may require that other or different tasks be performed as necessary and assigned.
What you bring…
. Fluent in German and English
. Experience in the entertainment and live event production industry
. Must have a working knowledge of current theatrical trends in Germany and the type of entertainment audiences react to strongly
. Familiarity of working with high level brands, especially kid's brands, and family entertainment preferred, but not required
. Experience with live show entertainment (theme park or cruise ship preferred), but not required
. Strong creative writing background a plus
. Local to NYC area and available for in-person meetings and conference calls as needed
What we bring…
. Flexible working schedule
. Pet-friendly office
. When available, complimentary tickets to Broadway/Off Broadway shows and industry events
At RWS, we believe our bold makers and mold breakers can come from any background. Our stage is open to all applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. RWS is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
RWS Entertainment Group is a full service, worldwide production company that provides the very best in custom-designed as well as pre-packaged events and live shows for corporations, theme parks, cruise ships, resorts, and the fashion industry. Established in 2003, RWS Entertainment Group was built from the ground up through the dedication and devotion of a hard-working team. We have experienced continued growth embracing our mission, Raise Your Experience.
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