Moonbug Entertainment Los Angeles , CA 90058
Posted 2 days ago
ABOUT MOONBUG ENTERTAINMENT:
Moonbug is a next generation entertainment company that has cemented itself in the children's media space. Would you like to be part of the next frontier of inspiring and engaging stories to kids around the world?
Founded in 2018, with primary offices in London and Los Angeles, Moonbug creates, produces and publishes thousands of minutes of video and audio content every month with the goal of teaching compassion, empathy and resilience. We are a fast-paced global company, and have already grown to become the largest kids entertainment company on digital platforms in the world. Some of our existing titles include global sensations CoComelon, Blippi, Little Baby Bum, Morphle, Supa Strikas, ARPO and many more which are available in 32 languages and can be viewed on more than 100 platforms globally.
Moonbug is part of Candle Media, an independent, creator-friendly home for cutting-edge, high-quality, category-defining brands and franchises. Candle is run by leading entertainment executives Kevin Mayer and Tom Staggs, and backed by investment capital from funds managed by Blackstones flagship private equity business.
This role will report full-time ON-SITE at our West Hollywood Office.
Are you passionate about childrens media, music, and YouTube animation?
We are looking for a Staff Writer who is passionate about creating children's content and fluent with digital media and short form musical storytelling. The writer will be based in the LA office and work closely with our network of creators all over the world.
You will be working on a beloved premier short-form digital CG/3D animated preschool musical show. You will pitch ideas, create lyrics, and write scripts that sit comfortably in the pre-preschool (age 2-4) space. The ideal candidate would be a writer who is well-versed with music and lyrics, and has previous experience writing for the young preschool space. Familiarity with the YouTube landscape is also a plus.
We want writers who are passionate about early childhood development and love to come up with creative ways to leverage data to engage children in quality screentime. This is a demanding and fast-paced role that requires quick script turn-around and revisions. A familiarity with VFX and CG Animation is also desirable, though not required.
As an in-house staff writer, you may also be asked to work in-person in Moonbugs office, which is in Central LA. This position will report directly to the shows Story Editor.