big planet recruitment

Current Vacancies in Design & Production

Assistant Manager - Animation - North, UK


Our client leads the field in their area. Creating games across platforms as part of a truly global content provider. Due to the number of titles in development there is more than one opportunity here for an experienced Environment Artist. 

Please see below for a brief outline of the role:


  • Under the guidance of the Head of In-Game Animation/Leads, distribute tasks and bugs to the team.
  • Creating, updating and maintaining schedules, using Microsoft Project or similar software, tracking software such as JIRA, and where required implement and help refine in-house planning and scheduling tools.
  • Communicating production issues and risks and track progress where relevant to ensure a satisfactory resolution.
  • Tracking and updating tasks as required by the Head of In-Game Animation/Leads.


  • Excellent scheduling skills, organisational skills, and be comfortable at multitasking.
  • Familiarity with using JIRA, Project and Excel, or similar management software.
  • An interest in, and some understanding of, Animation and Video Games production.
  • A practical and methodical approach to both technical and creative issues.

If this opportunity is of interest to you, or you would like to discuss your options, please send an MS Word copy of your latest CV and a suitable phone number / Skype ID, along with a convenient date and time to call to:

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