As Art Director (in our Wilmslow (near Manchester) studio) youll need to be a content specialist and an integrated thinker - understanding the roles of different content types and how assets will be executed across digital, on social platforms and event spaces.
Working closely with the Creative Director and wider team, youll be a crucial player in the creative process, from initial concept all the way through to delivery. Youll be a key driver behind creative concepts, steering artists, designers, writers, and web designers in seeing promotions brought to life.
Utilising your previous experience, youll be enthusiastic in lending your expertise to any and all aspects of the process including image composition and content, storyboarding, web design, social media implementation towards the end goal of marketing the game.
As a senior member, the team will look to you for creating direction in the form of concept decks, mood boards and storyboards for a variety of marketing projects. Youll know exactly how to translate your ideas onto paper, ready to hand off to the artists for production. In addition you will champion creative thinking and technical execution to the team.
Founded in 2012, Cloud Imperium Games creates cutting-edge videogames that defy expectations. Were currently developing Star Citizen, a record-breaking multiplayer online space sim, and Squadron 42, a cinematic single-player adventure set in the same universe. Join us as we break boundaries and make videogame history.
What youll do as the Art Director at CIG?
What do we expect from our Art Directors?
Youll have a great portfolio of work behind you and bring bounds of energy to the team whilst being ready to roll up your sleeves and get stuck in!
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