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Art Manager PC/Console Games North-West England REF 2894

This role is for a leading-edge game development company, using cutting-edge technology and creativity to provide co-development services. As an Art Manager, you will contribute to planning and scheduling of artwork, mentor artists, and support team development. The role is ideally hybrid or studio-based and located in the North-West of England.

What you will be doing:

  • planning artwork, defining milestones, and scheduling tasks.
  • You will also be involved in resourcing decisions, ensuring awareness of dependencies and artwork status.
  • you will update the art team on project status, maintain documentation, and serve as a contact point for interdisciplinary communication.
  • you will review job applications, conduct interviews, mentor artists, and assist in decision-making for promotions and training.
  • Additionally, you will contribute to the development of art team strategies and structures, while fostering a positive and professional work environment.

What we need from you:

  • Self-motivation and strong organisational abilities.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with confidence in expressing ideas effectively.
  • Experience in mentoring artists or animators, demonstrating strong interpersonal skills, diplomacy, and tact.
  • A positive team spirit, a sense of humour, and enthusiasm for team development.
  • Understanding of the game development lifecycle and terminology, including knowledge of art content pipelines, asset management, and proficiency in tools such as Shot grid, Jira, Trello, and Excel.


  • Company Pension Scheme.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Private Medical Insurance Scheme (including dental) & Eye Care Scheme.
  • Annual Bonus – rewarding great teamwork.
  • Free Parking.

How do you apply

Please forward your CV to quoting reference 2894

Big Planet is an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate. We are a GDPR compliant company.



Art Manager PC/Console Games North-West England REF 2894

England, UK
Full time
5 - 10 years of experience

Published on 05/23/2023

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