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Lead Concept Artist – Console/PC Games – North East, UK

This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it is safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.

Project: Console/PC Games

Our client is seeking an experienced Lead Concept Artist to join a studio evolving the games industry by being different.

As you the Lead Concept Artist, you will work closely with their Leadership Team to create, develop, and deliver high-quality concept art, preserve the established vision.


  • Degree or professional experience in the game industry
  • Have shipped 1 or more Console/PC titles as a studio-based Concept Artist
  • Experience managing a concept team
  • Solid Experience as a senior concept artist and a high-quality portfolio to go with it
  • Solid understanding of art and design essentials and skills, including drawing, anatomy, composition, perspective, light, colour, functional design
  • Knowledge of game development, art creation pipelines and workflows
  • Passion for world-building, contextual narrative, and storytelling
  • Ability to give and receive feedback and adapt to the visual direction
  • Ability to analyse and deconstruct visual style and direction
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Able to work in multiple artistic styles
  • High levels of aesthetic ability, judgement, and eye for detail
  • Excellent knowledge of Photoshop


  • Oversee and mentor career development to concept art team members
  • Conduct 1 to 1's with direct reports
  • Responsible for creating and iterating on ideas whilst preserving the artistic vision
  • Preserving quality and consistency throughout the concept team
  • Fast concept and iteration of ideas across all aspects of the brief
  • Managed the day-to-day activities of the Concept Team
  • Create concepts from early production to final render
  • Provide feedback through paint overs
  • Experience creating art style / visual development documents
  • Manage the production of all internal publishing/marketing material

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 417!

Lead Concept Artist – Console/PC Games – North East, UK

Middlesbrough, UK
Full time

Published on 07/28/2021

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