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2D Marketing Artist

Coatsink is looking for a highly motivated and talented 2D Marketing Artist to join the growing Publishing team in Sunderland, UK.

As a 2D Marketing Artist at Coatsink, you will be responsible for all key 2D marketing assets for our titles including Key Art, Logos, Screenshots, Event Art and Store Art.

Sound fun? If you’re up to the challenge, we want to hear from you!

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2D Marketing Artist

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with the wider teams to conceptualize and deliver key marketing assets including Key Art, Logos, Screenshots and Store Art.
  • Create and adjust pre-existing Event art to requirement
  • Generate comprehensive and coherent style guides for each project
  • Adjust and web-optimize assets for  websites, social media, promotions, and storefronts
  • Generate high-quality social media assets

Required

  • Ability to work in or relocate to Sunderland, UK
  • 2+ years experience in the games / entertainment industry as a 2D marketing artist or similar
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Supremely confident with Adobe Photoshop
  • Confident in typography, color theory, and image composition
  • Understanding of current design trends
  • Understand and maintain the art style and brand of each title in assets created
  • Knowledge of best practice for optimizing assets for web
  • Strong project and time management skills across simultaneous projects, prioritizing accordingly
  • Excellent team skills
  • A creative mindset and a self-starter

Preferred

  • Your work has been published as part of the key marketing assets for a game (or have equivalent experience)
  • Ability to work in vector via Adobe Illustrator or similar
  • Experience with Sketch or similar wireframing tools
  • Experience with InDesign or similar to generate style guides
  • Knowledge of requirements and limitations of design for real-world print
  • Experience with After Effects or similar software
  • Appreciation of 3D pipelines

What we can provide

  • A relaxed working environment with a casual dress code
  • Creative freedom and a high level of autonomy
  • Experience working with cutting-edge technology
  • Flexible working hours
  • Relocation support
  • Travel pass scheme

Submission Instructions

  • A CV is required
  • A cover letter is required
  • A link to your portfolio demonstrating relevant skills is required
    (please include examples of video game / film / digital entertainment brand assets previously created e.g. Key Art, Logos, Store Art)

Note to Recruiters and Placement Agencies: We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes. We do not pay fees to any third party agency or recruiter without a mutually agreed-upon contract and we are not responsible for any agency fees associated with unsolicited resumes. Unsolicited resumes received will be considered our property and will be processed accordingly.

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