Creative Writer

We are looking for a full-time creative writer to join Kutuki’s creative team to write children’s stories and rhymes that lend themselves easily to animation.

The Role


– Come up with plots and ideas for stories and rhymes that balance learning and imaginative thinking for Indian origin children between the ages of 2-6 years

– Write screenplay style. non-lengthy, humorous, plot driven, original stories and rhymes around our main characters Kutu, Ki and Minku and other supporting cast

– The scripts and rhymes must reflect the quirks, idiosyncrasies, catch phrases and personalities of every character to make them memorable and likable for children

– The stories and rhymes must be written in a way that they are suited for 2D animation

– Must work closely with voice over artists to indicate voice modulation, emotional cues required to bring the script/ rhyme to life

– Must work cohesively with the creative team and complete scripts within timelines



   At least 1 Year experience as a creative writer

– Experience in writing for animated content or video based content is a must

– Must be able to incorporate localised references and scenarios that will connect with Indian children and families

– Impeccable spoken and written skills in English is a must

– Ability to come up with original, imaginative, creative ideas is a must

– Must be organised and have a  process oriented mindset for building efficiency and creative productivity within the creative team

– Must be a team player and work within deadlines

– Must be passionate about children’s content

– Interest or experience with visual arts, music and theatre would be a bonus

– Must be located in Bengaluru or willing to relocate to Bengaluru


Interview Process


  1. Interview with HR for Culture Fit and Expectation Matching
  2. Writing Assessment  (1-2 rounds)
  3. Final Interview


If you think you are the right person for this job, please share the following things to us at simran@kutuki.in 

1. CV

2. Writing sample – ideally a children’s story or rhyme

3. Cover Letter for why you would like to join Kutuki

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