Hasbro subsidiary Allspark Studios is looking for a Narrative Director to lead development of their Franchise Brands including Transformers, My Little Pony, Monopoly etc.
The company consists of Allspark Pictures (live-action production label), Allspark Animation (animation production label) and Cake Mix Studio (company’s Rhode Island-based commercials and short content producer).
Job opening posted yesterday on LinkedIn states the following:
“Hasbro’s Allspark Studios is seeking a Creative Executive to lead the development of some of our key brands across various media platforms. This “Creative Steward” or Narrative Director, will be a development and storytelling partner for our Franchise Brand teams and will be responsible for methodizing and developing character voice, worlds, and high-level intellectual property direction for partners. This role will be called on to write characters, plots, dialogue, and other creative content. In addition, this Creative Steward will be responsible for providing feedback and direction to other Creatives to ensure consistency and exceptional writing quality within all brand expressions. This role will develop, write, and review plots, dialogue, and creative text with and from other Creative partners, and collaborate with them to help every new expression be the best that it possibly can across multiple platforms. This role is an important part of the team tasked with crafting the storytelling that will establish the core vision for a Hasbro assigned brand. Likely candidates should have, at minimum, a Bachelor’s degree in English, Creative Writing or Journalism, with 5-7 years’ practical experience in a similar capacity. This is a long-term contract, production opportunity.”
- Seniority Level: Mid-Senior level
- Industry: Animation, Motion Pictures & Film, Writing & Editing
- Employment Type: Full-time
- Job Functions: Production Writing/Editing Art/Creative
You can apply through LinkedIn.