Associate Art Director

Fully Remote - New IP - Competitive Salary

Employment Type
Salary on application

If you have extensive experience in AAA art asset creation and are seeking a new remote opportunity in the UK, Skillsearch wants to hear from you. We are recruiting an Associate Art Director to oversee and manage a team of talented artists during the creation and completion of a range of art content. This full-time role comes with an excellent salary and benefits for your expertise. 

The Associate Art Director will play an integral part in championing and executing the creative vision of both the Art Director and Game Director of the company's project. You will work closely with the Art Director, Art Leads and the Production Team to deliver consistent, high-quality visuals for their game worlds. 

If you were already in this Associate Art Director role, here are some of the areas you might have been working on this week: 

  • Collaborating with the Art Director and Art Leads to help define the visual quality goals of the project 
  • Designing creative briefs that align with the general art direction of the products 
  • Overseeing the quality of art content through all phases of production stages and providing cohesive feedback on a range of art assets that pertain to the artistic vision 
  • Working with technical disciplines and engine team to help improve workflows and pipelines 

The ideal candidate for this Associate Art Director position will have extensive experience in AAA art asset creation and at least 8 years of professional experience with an art background in the games industry. We are also looking for the following skills and experience: 

  • Expert experience with current 3D modelling tools such as 3ds Max, Maya or equivalent 
  • At least 2 years of experience as a Lead Artist in the games industry 
  • Keen understanding of art and design fundamentals 
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to successfully work across multiple teams 

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

If this remote Associate Art Director job motivates and inspires you, please apply with Sam from Skillsearch at today. We would love to hear from you. 


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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Game Art Consultant Sam Rummery

Besides throwing shapes at his favourite bar, Sam’s second favourite Brighton-based activity is finding the best game art talent in the office. But when he’s not busy with either of these things, he’s got his hands full with his three pet lizards, scorpion and tarantula waiting for him at home!

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