|Job Title||Storyteller/Creative Writer|
|About Role||If you have a natural ability to mimic how people talk, love to create interesting and quirky characters, and find yourself creating dialogue between the salt and pepper shaker at dinner, then you should consider a career as a Game Writer.
As a Game Writer, you have a variety of jobs, but the most visible is writing the dialogue between characters for video games. Whether you’re writing for a magic mushroom or two soldiers in battle, your words bring the game to life. Not only do they progress the story, but they also relay important information to the player.
|CORE SKILLS||Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details
High Achiever: You love the challenge of tackling difficult work
Outside the Box Thinker: Your creative brainpower gets a workout as you come up with innovative ideas
|ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS||Be able to work in collaboration with multi-disciplinary teams
Be able to communicate your vision to artists, programmers, producers, marketing staff, and others involved in the development process
Be able to accept constructive feedback on your work
Be able to present your ideas both verbally and on paper
Be imaginative and creative
Have good written and verbal communication skills
Have storytelling and narrative development skills
Be able to think systematically and strategically
|LOCATION||Work from our Lagos office with option of working remotely|
|JOB TYPE||Part Time/Temporary|
|HOW TO APPLY||Send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject ‘Storyteller’|
|COMPANY TYPE||Mobile Games Studio|
|ABOUT US||Maliyo Games is an African games studio that develops casual browser and mobile games with localized narratives, characters, environment and sound.
Maliyo Games is pioneering African gaming content for web and mobile. The company has been featured on CNN, BBC, CNBC Africa as well as many tech blog and mainstream websites.