Senior Children’s
Creative Executive 

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Type: Full-time

Start: ASAP

Department: Creative

Experience: 10+ Years

Compensation: Competitive

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We are looking for a Senior Creative Executive who is passionate about telling engaging and enriching stories for children across multiple platforms.  This role will be based in LA and work closely with the London headquarters and our network of creators all over the world. 

You will be working on some of the biggest brands on YouTube and will help develop and produce across a wide range of IP and content formats (e.g. live action, animation, puppets, stop motion), for YouTube as well as all other major platforms such as Netflix, Nickelodeon, Disney, WarnerMedia, Sky, etc.

The successful candidate will have overseen creative projects from inception through production for digital platforms such as YouTube as well as traditional platforms such as Disney Channel and Nickelodeon.  He/she will have experience working across content formats in both short-form and long-form, for narrative and music-based shows. He/she is a creative thinker who can juggle multiple and diverse responsibilities, and has managed creative and production teams.  This is a demanding and fast-paced role with growth potential that requires curiosity and significant initiative.


  • Oversee shows from a creative perspective all the way from development to production through to final delivery, for YouTube and premium platforms

  • Ideate on show ideas based on Moonbug IP

  • Identify and assign creative talent to develop and produce content

  • Review and provide notes on scripts, animatics, cuts, voice records and all other steps in the creative process

  • Ideate and creatively strategize branded content from development to production with major global brands

  • Work closely with Moonbug departments (Production, Commercial, Distribution, Channel Operations) to ensure creative development is aligned with company goals and objectives

  • Maintain flexibility and openness to take on additional projects as necessary or assigned


  • 10+ years experience in Children’s Entertainment, Scripted Series and/or Studio/Production experience required

  • Degree in Communications, Creative Writing or Film Studies is preferred but not required

  • Passionate and knowledgeable about high-quality children’s entertainment

  • Successfully overseen creative development and production of children’s shows for both digital and traditional platforms

  • Broad network of writers, artists and agency contacts in the children’s space

  • Experience working across live action and animation, narrative and music-based shows

  • Solid grasp of film-making language and technique

  • Strong understanding of character and story in brand building



  • Ability to interpret data and insights and leverage them in the creative process

  • Good judgment and strong critical thinking skills

  • Proven communication skills; articulate and professional both in written and verbal form

  • Ability to work proactively and independently under tight timeframes in a fast-paced environment

  • High level of organization and ability to time-manage across multiple deadlines

  • Highly collaborative, resourceful, curious with great calm and a good sense of humor

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