Story Editor(08/31/2016)

Position Summary

Big Bad Boo Animation Studios is seeking an experienced preschool Story Editor for a new 2D animated preschool series.

Key Responsibilities
  • Oversee and create a unique and uniform voice for the show and characters with creative execs
  • Act as Head Writer while managing writers, and assistant writers to develop story ideas, concepts and scripts
  • Manage the writing team's delivery, including developing story ideas with the writers to take scripts from premise to final draft.
  • Work with creative execs to maintain the vision of the series
  • Work closely with the writers on each draft of their story and script, providing feedback on the quality of their work, suggesting improvements and overseeing fixes
  • Have the ability to tell a story in a quick and clear way
  • Confers with production head regarding selection of writers and material
  • Ensure scripts are delivered on time and suitable for production with expected running times, and creative continuity
Requirements
  • MUST have 3+ years of experience writing for preschool series and come with a full portfolio of sample work.
  • MUST have a solid command of the English language, as well as knowledge and understanding of script structure, for an animated show and the editing process.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and deliver on schedule
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Degree or diploma
  • Excellent writing, communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Multi-tasker and self-starter
To Apply
  • If interested please send link to resume and online portfolio to jobs@bigbadboo.ca. Serious inquiries only.
  • Full - time contract position.
  • Please note: successful applicants must be Canadian citizens or possess landed immigrant status, or be legally entitled to work in Canada.
  • Location: Vancouver, BC. Will consider other locations.
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