Art Manager – Hybrid/Flexible

    Full Time
    Oxford, England, United Kingdom
    Posted 4 months ago

    As Art Manager, your role will be to lead by example and be an advocate for the art team, with comprehensive knowledge of the impact of art in the development lifecycle.

    Interdisciplinary communication is essential, so you must be able to move effortlessly between teams and department managers with confidence and adaptability, adopt consistent work practices and set ambitious standards.


    • Improve short and long term plannings for a growing art department.
    • Create and track personal goals and career development for team members.
    • Identify gaps in art pipelines to ensure work practices are improved where necessary.
    • Develop derivative projects for the R&D of new software and processes.
    • Review, direct and provide positive constructive feedback to Central Artistic Directors and Managers to develop their capabilities and results.
    • Constantly update senior management on the status and progress of base art and resolutions to art production issues.
    • Collaborate with producers and art directors to identify and resolve artistic workflow and personnel issues.
    • Advocate and be a spokesperson representing the studio at trade shows and universities.


    • Delivered a AAA console title in a similar or comparable role.
    • Experience managing teams through the full project development life cycle.
    • Strong ability to work collaboratively and productively within interdisciplinary teams.
    • Able to identify workflow issues, identify solutions and implement them.
    • Strong aesthetic judgment and able to articulate the reasons for their actions.
    • Good understanding of game development and strong interest in art.
    • Knowledge of industry task tracking software such as Jira, Excel and MS Project.
    • Professional experience in an artistic subcontracting function would be a plus.


    Benefits Package:

    • 26 days of vacation + public holidays (increasing with seniority at 5 years – one day per year up to 31 days)
    • Private medical insurance including dental and vision
    • Life insurance, income protection and critical illness coverage
    • Enhanced family leave
    • Interest-free and tax-free loans
    • Enhanced pension plan
    • Mental health and wellbeing support a range of EAP
    • And much more… including a wide range of discounts, freebies and social events!

    About Us

    Whichever team you join at Rebellion, we pride ourselves on our open, friendly and creative atmosphere. We love what we do and have fun doing it! As a large indie developer, we have complete creative freedom over our titles, allowing us to work on a wide variety. We are actively recruiting for a diverse team and continue to add to our culture of growth and inclusion. Rebellion encourages innovation in all areas, and we’re eager to hear how you can help us improve. We encourage all demographics across culture, gender, ethnicity, neurodiversity, and more because a representative team makes better products.

    If you’re interested in working at Rebellion, but the role isn’t quite like you, we recruit for a range of positions across the studio and are always happy to receive unsolicited applications through our website.

    A multitude of projects on all major platforms.

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    Job Category

    Art Director, Creative Director, Design Director, Project Manager



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