Localisation and Editorial Coordinator

Audio Horsham, United Kingdom


Description

Position at Creative Assembly

Reporting to the Lead Dialogue Engineer, the Localisation and Editorial Coordinator’s primary role is to co-ordinate and facilitate the production and delivery of both localised and editorial dialogue content on assigned Total War projects.

The right candidate will be working with our team of audio engineers, freelance editors and other localisation specialists to deliver this content and contribute to the stellar audio experience for Total War titles developed at the studio.

Key Responsibilities

Working alongside our experienced dialogue engineering team, you will be responsible for co-ordinating and delivering any editorial tasks to a AAA standard, adhering to our strict specifications and ensuring consistency throughout the delivery. This will involve you editing this content yourself or managing and overseeing our pool of freelance editors, feeding back to them where necessary. You will also liaise with our Audio Dev. Managers to ensure the work fits within the schedule.

You will also take ownership of delivering the localised content for each Total War product where appropriate, working alongside our Localisation Managers at Sega and compiling the necessary information from our Dialogue Engineers and Writers. You will be reviewing the assets upon delivery and ensuring technical quality and consistency with the English recordings. You will also be responsible for the implementation and QC of your own content.

With a high emphasis on quality and commercial standards, you will help ensure a rich dialogue experience that is technically perfect. You will also look to continually evaluate and improve the process’ and pipelines for each area of responsibility.

Knowledge, Skill and Experience 

Essential

  • Dialogue editorial skills
  • Experience with ProTools 10
  • Some experience using Wavelab
  • Some experience using Waves Plugins, Izotope RX
  • Ability to quickly learn new tools and software
  • Passionate about Dialogue production
  • Excellent communication skills and a proactive attitude
  • Able to review the work of others and present detailed and constructive feedback
  • Able to multi-task projects, plan and schedule dialogue production efforts while remaining quality focused and adhering to deadlines
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Able to work as a team player and under own initiative
  • A keen interest in and a passion for audio in video games

Desirable
  • HND in Sound Engineering (or above)
  • Experienced with the Wwise audio engine
  • Experience working on shipped AAA titles
  • Knowledge and familiarity of Total War brand



We offer a fully bespoke funded relocation package for you and your dependants and you’ll be supported through the process with our dedicated Relocation Specialist. 

We also have an excellent range of benefits to support your work life balance, including:
  • Generous holiday allowance plus full studio closure over the Christmas and New Year period, as all UK Bank holidays

  • Annual discretionary studio bonus

  • Defined career development pathways and personalised training support so you can truly excel in your area of expertise

  • Support in Learning and Development; internal masterclasses, prestigious creative workshops to inspire and enthuse including internal programming conferences, on-site training with renowned specialists as well as global conference attendance

  • Private medical and dental insurance, life insurance, permanent health insurance, critical illness cover and free health care screening

  • Season ticket travel loans and cycle to work scheme

  • Free bike servicing and discounted car valet service on site

  • Free games and merchandise plus access to our extensive games library

  • Free breakfast every day - toast, bagels, pancakes, cereals, yoghurts, fresh fruit, smoothies, juices, milkshakes and more in our fully stocked kitchen

  • An employee assistance programme and onsite wellbeing sessions

  • In-studio heavily subsidised massage therapy

  • Discounts portal giving access to a wide range of extras such as heavily discounted home technology, travel insurance, corporate gym membership, cinema tickets, holidays, trips out and Ikea vouchers

  • Amazing studio parties such as our CA Summer Festival, a Christmas Party for you and your partner plus a separate Children’s Christmas Party. We also have our wrap parties for all our releases

  • Free Japanese lessons, life drawing, creative writing and Pilates classes

  • A range of CA Social events including the annual sponsored Walking Challenge to 100Km, Couch to 5k in our beautiful local park, basketball, game and movie evenings, board game club, 5-a-side football, CA Choir, Sword fighting (yes, sword fighting) and loads more

  • We offer discounts with local businesses, including estate agents and local shops to support our local economy

We are Creative Assembly

We gather the greatest talent out there, coming together to craft authentic and detailed experiences of the highest quality.

We focus on our strengths and embrace our uniqueness, collaborating across teams and giving everyone the trust and respect to be masters of their craft.

Our values form the foundation of our culture and ethos:
  • Quality - Everything we do is about quality, from individual actions to final products, we take pride in the detail and authenticity of all our creations.
  • Focus - We focus on our strengths as a studio. Our teams might work across different projects, but our goals and vision should be clear for everyone.
  • Teamwork - We are a collective who thrive working across teams, empowering each other to succeed.
  • Respect - Respect at CA is given as a default, we respect each other as diverse and unique individuals, who come together to create games our fans will love.
  • Trust - Alongside respect, we trust each other, our teams and our leaders as experts of their craft. Everyone is given creative autonomy and freedom to make a real contribution to our projects and our legacy.
Our studio sites have disabled access. We are an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, religion or belief.