Position Story Editor / Writer - Children’s Digital Media and Video- Full Time
Location Manhattan
Starts As soon as identified
Duration Full Time
Status Full Time
Rate DOE
Our client, a leading digital media company is seeking a full time Story Editor / Writer. If you are someone who is an animal lover and obsessed with making the world a better place for animals, keep reading!

In this role, you will be reporting to the Editorial Director, you’ll be a key contributor as they develop the kids digital department and help hone editorial and growth strategy. You will serve as the creative storyteller responsible for reimagining and rewriting existing videos to develop new scripts that appeal to kids in a super fun, engaging, emotionally compelling way — while preserving their existing brand identity. This role is 75% content creation and 25% strategy!

RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Craft content centered around brand continuity and the existing voice in a dynamic, engaging way for a new generation.
- Work with voiceover talent to ensure the right tone, and manage the Kids Motion Graphics Editor as they rework each video’s visual content to match your scripts and make them maximally engaging and entertaining based on the way kids think.
- Help shape the children's media strategy around distribution and brand development, and will channel your familiarity with the market to proactively structure development in a way that lends itself to advertising and other potential business and revenue opportunities.

REQUIREMENTS:
- 5 years of experience writing and scripting for a children’s media brand with an emphasis on video
-Have a relatable, childlike sense of fun, and a deep appreciation for children’s media.
- Understand how creative and business rely on each other and you’re someone who’s always keeping an eye out for brand-building and revenue potential. You’re obsessed with kids’ content, and you’re hungry to help further grow a start-up.
- Excellent team player who can quickly switch between independent work and a team environment.
- You are motivated by data and are always aiming to exceed performance goals
- Your brain is always, always asking, “How can we make this better?”

If you are someone who is committed to creating fun, entertaining, emotional animal-related content — everything from cute viral videos to heartwarming rescue stories and meaningful advocacy pieces, apply today!

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc197@jobalert.creativecircle.com