Story Supervisor

Console Games – Fluent English Speaker - Leadership Role

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Story Supervisor in Shanghai 

We’re looking for a Story Supervisor to join a thriving team in a buzzing city... Sound interesting? Read on for details and to apply today! 

As a Story Supervisor at this studio in Shanghai, you will prioritise the game story in your work to create and maintain the script and all writing resources, looking after day-to-day creative management of the writing team and providing mentorship to ensure work is the best it can be. 

With two decades of development on their back, this studio is set for plenty of future success with their brand-new upcoming IP! If you like the sound of working with a veteran team, you’ll be the perfect fit for this role! 

Story Supervisor responsibilities: 

  • Champion the story 
  • Create, iterate and maintain the script and writing resources 
  • Work on day-to-day creative management of the writing team 
  • Mentor and direct the writing team 
  • Maintain standards across dialog, characters, plots and storylines 

Essential requirements for this role in Shanghai: 

  • Significant previous successful experience in AAA game development in a writer role 
  • Strong storytelling skills as well as ability to craft characters, plots and dialog 
  • Experience managing and directing a team of writers and editors 
  • Comfortable with non-linear storytelling 
  • Fluent in English 

Do you like the sound of this opportunity and think you could be a good fit? If so, get in touch with Forrest today on or apply using the form below now. 

Tags: Story Supervisor, Game Story, Game Narrative Designer, Game Writer, Narrative Designer, Game Design, Game Writing Jobs, China Jobs, Shanghai Jobs

Years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will only consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for the role.

Please be aware that while we would love to respond to every application we receive, due to high numbers we cannot guarantee this. We do however appreciate any time you invest into the application and will make sure to get in touch should anything in future more closely fit your skillset.

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