Staff

Current Staff:

Project Management, Content Creation, Site Engineering
Pronouns: they/them
Hello, I'm Jack!! If you need anything, please feel free to ask in our Discord server!

Open Positions:

Open Positions: 1-2

The moderator position entails, but is not limited to:
Keeping a present and watchful eye on the Discord server, DeviantArt comments, and other future communication platforms (forums, etc).
Handling confrontations in an unbiased and friendly manner.
Fostering a positive community and helping to promote healthy discussion.
Answering questions as they arise, and generally helping others when necessary.

Possible future tasks which may be included as we grow:
Moderation of user and Astral profiles on-site.
Player support via email and social media.


Requirements:
18 years of age or older.
Familiarity with Discord and availability via the program. (Voice not required.)
Strong fluency in written English.
The ability to stay level headed, respectful, and unbiased when handling moderation matters. Communication with other staff members via Slack (required) and Discord.

Pluses:
Past experience in an online moderation position (on a forum, pet site, game, etc).
A basic understanding of HTML as well as Discord's markdown text.

Compensation:
Being a moderator is currently considered a volunteer position, and does not include guaranteed USD payment.
We do, however, offer compensation in the following form:
Guest Artist rights. All moderators have the optional offer to become guest artists and release designs for USD sale as per an individual agreement (which may include monthly maximums, specific species limitations, and/or design mentoring/curation). Agreements are negotiable. 100% of the profits from designs go to the designer.

If you feel you would be a good fit for this position, please send an email to astralstoryrpg [at] gmail.com titled “Moderator Application” with the following required information:

DeviantArt Username:
Astral Story Site Username:
Discord Username (include the part after the #):
Age:
Moderation Experience:
Timezone:
General Availability:

It is also recommended that you include other relevant information, such as specific examples of your experience (if applicable), other skills you feel might apply, and anything else you would like us to know.
Open Positions: 1-2

The organizational position entails, but is not limited to:
Masterlist upkeep, uploading and updating information when transfers occur, etc
Assisting in date planning for releases, events, and sales to prevent time/date conflicts and ensure staggered releases.
Interfacing with all guest artists to organize adoptable/design releases as necessary.
Communication with other staff members via Slack (required) and Discord.
Possible future tasks which may be included as we grow:
Data entry, including internal organization of documents and sheets


Requirements:
18 years of age or older.
Familiarity with Discord and availability via the program. (Voice not required.)
Strong fluency in written English.
Strong knowledge and understanding of GSuite products.

Pluses:
A basic understanding of HTML as well as Discord's markdown text.

Compensation:
Being organizational staff is currently considered a volunteer position, and does not include guaranteed USD payment.
We do, however, offer compensation in the following form:
Guest Artist rights. All organizers have the optional offer to become guest artists and release designs for USD sale as per an individual agreement (which may include monthly maximums, specific species limitations, and/or design mentoring/curation). Agreements are negotiable. 100% of the profits from designs go to the designer.

If you feel you would be a good fit for this position, please send an email to astralstoryrpg [at] gmail.com titled “Organizational Staff Application” with the following required information:

DeviantArt Username:
Astral Story Site Username:
Discord Username (include the part after the #):
Age:
Timezone:
General Availability:

It is also recommended that you include other relevant information, such as specific examples of your experience (if applicable), other skills you feel might apply, and anything else you would like us to know.
Open Positions: Variable

Guest Artists are tasked with creating new designs based on the current species, and putting them out into the world!

Important notes: Guest Artists may be expected to complete a minimum number of designs per month as part of their position. Maximum limits may be imposed as well, and knowledge of species/traits is required (you don’t need this going in, though! We’ll work with you!) so that numbers of traits/species do not become unbalanced.

The guest artist position entails, but is not limited to:
Following our internal process for adopt creation, and handling most sales on an individual level.
Corresponding internally with masterlist upkeep so that designs are properly uploaded and attributed upon completion and sale.


Requirements:
18 years of age or older.
Familiarity with Discord and availability via the program. (Voice not required.)
Strong knowledge of artistic and design principles.
The ability to work on a deadline and knowledge of one’s own limits when participating in events which require strict timetables.

Pluses:
A basic understanding of HTML as well as Discord's markdown text.
Experience making and selling adoptables.

Compensation:
Guest Artists are able to keep 100% of the profits from designs they sell.

If you feel you would be a good fit for this position, please send an email to astralstoryrpg [at] gmail.com titled “Guest Artist Application” with the following required information:

DeviantArt Username:
Astral Story Site Username:
Discord Username (include the part after the #):
Age:
Timezone:
General Availability:
Design Portfolio:

It is recommended to include both design and general art examples, but we are more interested in design for this position.

It is also recommended that you include other relevant information, such as specific examples of past adoptables (if applicable), other skills you feel might apply, and anything else you would like us to know.