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Production Planner to Storytel Iceland

At Storytel we believe that powerful stories add an extra dimension to life. We offer thousands of audiobooks and ebooks to customers in thirteen markets, with several new markets launching in the coming year. Storytel is Northern Europe's largest audiobook streaming service and we are looking to strengthen our Icelandic team by adding a Production Planner.

Storytel offers you the opportunity to dive into our developing company that embraces the latest technologies on the market. Good company culture is important to us at Storytel and we believe in, and focus on, personal development.

About the position

As a Production Planner at Storytel, you are responsible for the planning and project management of our audiobook productions. This means that you take a holistic responsibility over the audiobook production chain. You are also responsible for finding and casting the right voices and contracting the narrator, you prepare and coordinate the recording process, supporting the narrator along the way and make sure that the finished product - the audiobook, lives up to our high quality standards. You work closely with the publisher and the local production team, help reading manuscripts and in some cases support the publishing decision making.

Your profile

We are looking for a person who:

  • Has a degree in literature, publishing, project management or similar.
  • Has working experience from project management and negotiations, preferably within the publishing industry or other relevant industry.
  • Has experience with audio editing or audio post-production.
  • Experience with audio-editing tools, such as WaveLab, ProTools, iZotope RX etc.
  • Is fluent in Icelandic, booth in speech and writing.
  • Is a very social person who loves teamwork and collaborates easily with others.
  • Is skilled in long-term planning, prioritizing and organizing.
  • Is a skilled problem-solver that always meets deadlines.
  • Is meticulous but can work in a high tempo environment with many projects at the same time.
  • Has experience from working in InDesign and Photoshop.

We think that you are a creative person that can contribute with new ideas within everything from marketing to cover art and production processes. You are meticulous about your local language, well-informed and outward minded and of course - you love audiobooks!

Since Storytel is an international company, it is important that your English is fluent both in speech and writing. If you have additional language skills, it is creditable.

About us

Our Icelandic team is a group of audiobook loving, creative people that work with everything from marketing to publishing, where the production team strives to make the world's best audiobooks. Our office is located in Reykjavík, we have fun at work and we all have two things in common - we love what we do and we are very proud to be working at Storytel. The Storytel headquarters is situated in the center of Stockholm, Sweden. If you like to read more about us and our products please have a look at www.storytel.com.

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The Storytellers in 4 words?
Friendly, Welcoming, Helpful, Innovative.

Amount of coffee and tea cups per day?
Impossible to know, we like our hot beverages.

Number of orange headphones?

Times we celebrate?
Whenever we have something to celebrate. Which is quite often, we like to celebrate - preferably with cake. 

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