Freelance Creative Director

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Remote Freelance Creative Director 

Are you an experienced Creative Director looking for your next contract? If you love all things animation and games and would be excited to take control of an entire project/account to ensure beautifully delivered projects, then this is the job for you! 

As a Freelance Creative Director at this organisation, you will be working fully remotely on a contract basis, working with some of the biggest brands in the games industry, leading exciting game advertisement projects end-to-end whilst managing a team of creatives. 

This studio works on award-winning campaigns for some of the biggest and most famous game studios around the world. If you like the sound of working with the best talent around and the best games around, then you’ll be a great fit here. 

Freelance Creative Director key responsibilities: 

  • Oversee the creation of a range of content for the account such as trailers, social artwork and cinematics 
  • Manage the structure and strategy of the team to ensure everyone is working to their best and the standards are high 
  • Motivate the team by working closely with them on their creative tasks while also keeping the long-term vision of the project at the forefront of everything you all do 
  • Aim to make an easy job for the internal sales team by consistently impressing the games industry with the creativity in the projects you deliver 

Essential requirements for this role in London: 

  • Experience in managing and creating in control of finance, planning and creative delivery 
  • Extensive experience with all stages of trailer and promo production including copywriting, editing and directing 
  • Portfolio of work showing accounts you’ve managed with large budgets (ideally £1m+) and the work you’ve personally contributed where applicable 
  • Previous success managing a team of creatives where your team members are supported, developed, and lead through personal example and feedback/training where needed 
  • Knowledge of how best to recruit for you team including identifying the need for new people and how best to find the new members of your team 
  • Background of work in project management for animation/post production projects 

If you think you could be a good fit for this role then don’t hesitate to get in touch! Contact Nicole on or apply online by submitting your CV in the form below. 

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Tags: Freelance Creative Director, CD, Game Creative Director, Game Adverts, Game Ads, Game Advertisements, Game Trailers, Remote Jobs

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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VFX & Animation Consultant Nicole Harrison

Nicole works in our Games team as an art consultant, as well as specialising in finding the best candidates for creative studios in TV, Film, Advertising, Cinematics and more. Her competitive streak means she’ll do whatever it takes to get you your dream role! Having grown up in South Africa, Nicole has many a safari story, although she wasn’t allowed to bring back a pet elephant, so she’s settled for her pet ducks, Cheese & Quackers! 

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