Art Director

Department Head - Fully Remote - World-renowned IPs

Job Type
14 days ago

Skillsearch has an exciting opportunity for an experienced and collaborative Art Director to join an Amsterdam-based gaming company's welcoming and inclusive team. This full-time Art Director remote role offers a salary of up to £110k and an excellent benefits package.  

As an Art Director, you will work with the Game Director and Exec Producer to establish the art strategy and roadmaps for a new project. You will be responsible for the overall art direction of the project, ensuring the project stays true to its original artistic vision. 

In your first few weeks in this Art Director role, you can expect to: 

  • Develop and oversee a clear, consistent art style that enables the game's storylines and concepts 
  • Ensure timely internal reviews on colour schemes, lighting, mood, etc., of game assets in the production 
  • Provide creative support to brand marketing team to align marketing, maintaining brand consistency and creating brand campaigns and live shops for products and brand universes 
  • Be responsible for the relationships and output of external agencies and parties. 

To apply, you will need to be an accomplished art director with experience working on at least one AAA title. You will also require: 

  • A deep understanding of game development and working with creative talent 
  • Excellent digital illustration and conceptualisation skills 
  • The ability to adapt to established styles as well as create new and diverse ones. 

In return for your dedication, collaboration and commitment, you will receive a salary of up to £110,000 and a benefits package including health insurance, relocation package, pension scheme, commuter allowance, free gym facility in the office building, and full assistance with visas. 

Please reach out to Jake from our friendly and welcoming team today at to apply for this full-time remote Art Director position. 

Here at Skillsearch, we're a recruitment company. In the simplest form, this means we place people at new companies - but it's so much more than that. For the past 30 years, we've been busy helping people (like you) with sought after skills find jobs in the Games, Interactive and Enterprise Systems industries all around the globe. Our company comprises a team of dedicated consultants that work across various niche technologies, including Games, Virtual Reality, AR and XR, Workday, Oracle, Peoplesoft, and eCommerce. We are always exploring other cutting-edge markets. Follow us to see a few of the jobs we're working on, find out which events you can see us at, and keep up with news in the technology, gaming and interactive world. Welcome to Skillsearch! 

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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Jake Catterall

Game Animation & Marketing Consultant

Jake is a key part of our ever growing game animation & marketing recruitment team, and we know he’ll nurture you in your job search just as he’s used to nurturing his many plants! Despite his deep seated fear of jellyfish, you can find Jake swimming in the Brighton sea in his spare time, in an effort to conquer his phobia... Looking for a new role in animation/marketing or a new swimming partner?! Get in touch with Jake today!

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