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Current Vacancies in Artwork & Animation

Lead Script Writer - AAA - Action and RPG - London, UK (Ref. 808)


Our client is an award-winning London studio behind critically acclaimed AAA titles. They are currently seeking to add a Lead Scriptwriter to head up their narrative team in the delivery of their next hits.  


  • Maintaining close ties with Design, Audio teams and the Creative Director, oversee the writing team in the production of exceptional character dialogue within a compelling overarching narrative, ensuring development of characters’ arcs.
  • Be a force of motivation and morale within the teams, pitching concepts, ideas and stories while mentoring those under your remit.
  • Write the calibre of narrative content and dialogues that will make a title truly memorable.    


  • AAA games experience, credited as writer on released AAA games and a broad knowledge of media – novels, cinema, comics and games, up-to-date on video game popular culture with a passion for gaming and the design insights that make them a success with audiences.
  • Capacity to remain focused under pressure, re-prioritising tasks to shifting needs in a dynamic environment and the ability to bring both logical and creative thinking to the table.
  • Professional experience within a creative writing field such as theatre, film, comics, novels, games or similar paired with a flair for dialogue writing, character- and plot development.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skill across all levels, with the capacity to provide and receive constructive feedback through an iterative creative process.  

To be considered, submit your CV’s in .doc or .docx format with portfolio to citing Ref 808 today. 

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