Minimum Preferably Bachelor?s degree in English, Communications or related field required

Previous relevant work experience

The tasks a Commentary Writer is expected to perform include:

Writing commentary to describe visuals of motion picture

Studying general background of material to be commented upon

Reading script and seeing film to understand theme

Writing commentary to interpret or describe each event

Using literary acumen to make commentary more meaningful

Infusing emotional effect in writing to suit mood and tempo of visual

Proficient in using online methods of communications such as social media, data visualization, web and video

Proficient in writing and/or editing commentary

Ability to contribute written content in a number of formats and media options

Will be updated

Excellent communication

Interpersonal skills

Creative and strategic thinking

It is a desk job

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is a part of this job

Part-time work and contractual jobs maybe available

Work from home option maybe available

Working hours

Media and Entertainment companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Shift system maybe available

Being self-employed is also an option. In this case, the working hours and days will be flexible

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?Maybe

This job is not listed as hazardous or dangerous under The Factories Act 1948 (section 87)

One may develop occupational hazards like body ache, joint pain, fatigue, stress, etc.

For candidates with up to 2 yearsexperience - to per month

For candidates with 2 to 5 yearsexperience to per month

For candidates with over 5 yearsexperience to per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Overview of Film and Television Sector in India

The Media and Entertainment industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in the country. The television segment in India accounts for over 40% of the revenues. It also contributes to above 35% of the revenues to the Indian advertising industry. The film industry, on the other hand, has seen a tremendous growth and has become a brand name in the recent years. This has helped it to enter the international market.

The current employment across Media & Entertainment sector is estimated to be over 1 million persons (in terms of direct employment only). The Private Final Consumption Expenditure (PFCE) on Entertainment is expected to grow at a CAGR of 13% to 14% between 2008 and 2022.

Scope in Journalism

In today?s era of communication and technology, people want to be aware of what is happening in the world, and it is the role of the mass media to spread this information. Newspapers, radio, television and more recently, the Internet have become various means of spreading information and journalists/columnists have a very significant role to play in this practice. With the growing importance of the media today, the opportunities in this field are numerous, and job prospects for professionals such as Commentary Writer are good.

Media and entertainment companies, colleges and institutes across India


Cities across India

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Degree or Diploma institutes in English and Communications all across India

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