Art Director

Exclusive Opportunity - Brand New IP - Fully Remote Forever

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Our client has an exciting opportunity for an Art Director to join a founding team and lead the art direction and styles for a brand-new IP. This full-time Art Director remote role offers a favourable salary of €100,000 and excellent benefits. 

As an Art Director, you will work with our team to establish the art direction for a brand-new IP. We’re starting with stylised low poly in a fantasy theme and plan to add many more themes in the future, such as sci-fi, retro, etc.  

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

  • Work with the team to establish the art direction 
  • Create a library of 3D assets our creators can use in their stories 
  • Add AI processes trained on our asset library to generate bespoke assets when needed for the creators’ stories 
  • Create a library of 3D assets our creators can use in their stories 

To apply for this Art Director role, you will need previous experience in leading art direction for one or more games built in Unity. You will also require experience with the following: 

  • Creating concept art and sketches 
  • Creating 3D assets (characters, environments etc) from modelling to rigging, texturing, and animation 
  • Creating 2D UI design and assets 
  • Setting asset budgets and standards for cross-platform delivery and performance (mobile, desktop and console) 
  • Creating modular assets which can be combined and reused with procedural generation 

As a vital member of our team and in return for your expertise, inclusive approach and commitment, we'll provide a favourable salary and the chance to join a passionate and welcoming team. 

To apply for this inclusive and collaborative remote full-time Art Director job, please contact Eleanor from Skillsearch at today. 

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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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Eleanor Widdowson

Game Art Consultant

Our Art Resourcer, Eleanor is on hand to help candidates with expertise in all areas of game art from Character Artists to Environment Artists, UI Artists, Technical Artists and everything in between – so get in touch if you’re looking for a new role in this space! There’s no rest for the wicked as in her spare time you’ll find Eleanor working on her side hustle – crocheting! Ask her about her Etsy shop to see her latest creations...

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