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Head of Art

  • Location: London
  • Salary/rate: £80,000 - £95,000
  • Date posted: 05/10/18
  • Job reference: 6331
  • Permanent
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A London based Games studio are currently expanding their development team and require a Head of Art to work on a range of new games.

The studio have a long standing history in creating some of the most downloaded games on mobile platforms, which have been played and enjoyed by millions of players.

As Head of Art you will work closely with the Studio MD in managing a team of Art Directors, who all oversee their own team of Artists ranging from junior to senior levels. The role will manage several art disciplines from UI, 2D, 3D, Illustration, Technical Art and Marketing Art. This position is a 90/10 split between hands-on management and creating your own assets. 

The role will cover many foundations of the studio, on both a strategic and creative level. You will be responsible for the day to day operation of the entire art department, whilst driving the creativity of the teams you’re responsible for.

Part of your role will require you to help drive the recruitment of your teams and attend several worldwide events and conferences. 

Requirements 

  • Proven experience as an Art Director in the games industry 
  • A background in mobile games (F2P mobile preferred) 
  • Experience with managing multiple teams 
  • A good track record of completed projects 
  • A portfolio demonstrating your work 
This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a studio who are working on amazing games, which have a healthy user base and have been downloaded and played by audiences in the high millions. To apply please send your CV to will.hudson@amiqus.com 
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