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Voice Actor Job Descriptions

Animation Voice Actor Job Description Template

Summary:

We are looking for a qualified and experienced voice actor who will thrive in a dynamic, collaborative and fast paced creative environment who has a creative imagination with the ability to understand the nuance and depth of a character and script. You might be the right fit for this position if you have an exciting and dynamic voice. 

Responsibilities:

  • Read the written script aloud with contextual emotions.
  • Record your voice using appropriate recording software.
  • Possess the technical expertise to create quality sound.
  • Convey excitement and enjoyment.

Required Skills:

  • Clear articulation and pronunciation. 
  • Strong breathing – not running out of air at the end of a sentence
  • A wide emotional range.
  • Confidence in your abilities.

Educational Requirements:

  • No formal education is required, however, completing previous voice lessons is a valuable asset.

Equal Opportunity:

[Company Name] is an equal opportunity employer that values people of all backgrounds. [Company Name] makes employment decisions on the basis of qualifications, merit and business needs. [Company Name] is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at [company email or phone number].

Audiobook Narrator Job Description Template

Summary:

The audiobook narrator will be responsible for recording voice-overs of written books. This will typically involve reading a book in its entirety and then using audio recording software to record each part of the book as you read it aloud. You must have the ability to speak clearly and confidently, while also ensuring that your listeners are captured by the story you are telling.

Responsibilities:

  • Read the written story aloud
  • Record using appropriate recording software

Required Skills:

  • Clear articulation 
  • Strong breathing – not running out of air at the end of a sentence
  • Strong ability to deliver a story that is compelling 
  • Consistency with energy, articulation, pitch control and characterization 

Equal Opportunity:

[Company Name] is an equal opportunity employer that values people of all backgrounds. [Company Name] makes employment decisions on the basis of qualifications, merit and business needs. [Company Name] is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at [company email or phone number].

Commercial Voice Talent Job Description Template

Summary:

We are looking for a qualified and experienced voice actor who will thrive in a dynamic, collaborative and fast paced creative environment who has a creative imagination with the ability to understand the nuance and depth of a character and script. You are the right candidate for this role if you have a convincing, engaging and promotional style voice. 

Responsibilities:

  • Promote and influence the audience
  • Speak loudly and clearly so the audience easily understands the intention of the commercial
  • Read the commercials script in the appropriate tone with good delivery

Required Skills:

  • Experience working on a variety of voice over projects is an asset
  • Emotional range
  • Confidence
  • Proper and clear enunciation

Educational Requirements:

  • No formal education required, however, completing previous lessons or courses in similar fields is a valuable asset.

Equal Opportunity:

[Company Name] is an equal opportunity employer that values people of all backgrounds. [Company Name] makes employment decisions on the basis of qualifications, merit and business needs. [Company Name] is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at [company email or phone number].

Video Game Voice Actor Job Description Template

Summary:

We are looking for a talented, comedic, energetic, relatable gamer. You must have enthusiasm for video game content, preferentially with interest in “Let’s Play” commentary. This person should be able to multitask and work with a variety of personalities in a team environment. Strong communication, creativity, and entertainment skills are essential.

Responsibilities:

  • Record gameplay and voice act content
  • Communicate clearly and follow brand guidelines
  • Possess technical expertise to create quality sound
  • Relay excitement and enjoyment

Required Skills:

  • High creative ability.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • An ability to work under pressure and meet close deadlines.
  • Strong organizational skills.

Educational Requirements:

  • No formal education required, though prior voice lessons would be a valuable asset.

Equal Opportunity:

[Company Name] is an equal opportunity employer that values people of all backgrounds. [Company Name] makes employment decisions on the basis of qualifications, merit and business needs. [Company Name] is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at [company email or phone number].

Voice Actor Job Description Template

Summary:

We are looking for a qualified and experienced voice actor who will thrive in a dynamic, collaborative and fast paced creative environment who has a creative imagination with the ability to understand the nuance and depth of a character and script. You will lend your voice to a variety of characters in movies, commercials, video games, television shows and more. 

Responsibilities:

  • Read and record scripts.
  • Narrate several different roles.
  • Maintain a healthy voice to be able to work consistently.

Required Skills:

  • Experience working on a variety of voice over projects is an asset.
  • A broad emotional range.
  • Confidence in your voice acting abilities.
  • Proper and clear enunciation.

Educational Requirements:

  • No formal education required, though prior voice lessons are a valuable asset.

Equal Opportunity:

[Company Name] is an equal opportunity employer that values people of all backgrounds. [Company Name] makes employment decisions on the basis of qualifications, merit and business needs. [Company Name] is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at [company email or phone number

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