big planet recruitment

Current Vacancies in Artwork & Animation

Art Director – UK Midlands – Console


Our client has maintained its position as one of the UK’s most successful games developers for decades. Excelling across platforms, with the ‘fastest selling’ BAFTA award winning Best Sports Game. They are looking for an experienced Art Director with a background in racing titles.


Directing the art team for the studio’s racing titles

Support the Leads in fulfilling the artistic vision

Critiquing and project management, including budget, skills allocation and scheduling

Recruitment and training for the art team


At least 5 years relevant experience, with at least 2 as Art Director

At least 2 projects worked complete cycle as Art Director

Demonstrable prowess leading teams internally and with external partners

Fastidious in work delivery

Avid gamer

Good communicator in English

We Offer

A permanent senior position in a renowned international studio

Artistic autonomy and the opportunity to palpably contribute to the titles

Competitive salary and guaranteed holiday allocation

Cutting edge faculties

Security and career advancement path

Please forward CV’s in .doc or .docx format and portfolio links to Adan Hill, Art & Design Recruitment Consultant - (ref 429)

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