About the Job
Do you want to work as part of the Warhammer Community team? Are you excited about creating world class consumer content? Can you help us present the worlds of Warhammer in an engaging and entertaining way?
We’re looking for a unique individual skilled in all areas of content creation – from project management and idea generation through to asset commissioning and execution.
Day-to-day you will produce illustrations in a variety of styles suitable for use on our social media and other digital content channels. You will lead concept meetings with writers and designers and help shape the tone of a campaign. You will also work up both 2D and 3D animations for key pieces and work alongside the Warhammer TV team to deliver enhanced media content. Beyond that, you will input on the design and of our content website and with a focus on the UX. You will take ownership of these elements and drive step-change improvement.
We know what makes this job hard is in understanding our IP and worlds fully enough to create quirky and humorous representations of our characters and settings while remaining respectful to their core identities. This is not a nine-to-five job and the successful applicant will have a proven track record of flexible working and of delivering upon numerous overlapping deadlines. They will have a demonstrable willingness to embrace the ‘always on’ aspect of digital marketing.
This job requires you to be an expert with:
- Adobe Photoshop
- Adobe InDesign
- Adobe After effects
- Adobe XD
- Adobe Illustrator
- Cinema 4D
You will also have a working knowledge of:
A working understanding of Jira or similar software would be advantageous.
As a talent for illustration is required for this role, please submit at least 4 examples of your work along with your letter. These examples should use an existing IP and present it in a new, playful light.
Working at Games Workshop
At Games Workshop we are looking for people who will do their best to understand the needs of the company and to put those needs first when they are at work. Because of this we believe that what you are like, hence the attitude you show to work and the way you choose to behave is even more important than your skills or experience.
Other Essential Information
Closing date: Applications must be received by midnight, UK time, on Tuesday 15th May 2018.
Working hours: Monday-Friday 09:00 am – 17:30 pm.
Planned website maintenance: Please note that access to this advert will be unavailable via Games Workshop’s careers website between 19th – 23rd April 2018.
How to Apply
If you wish to apply you must send us a letter telling us why you want this job. We select candidates for interview on the content of their letters. This is a great opportunity for you to let us know that you understand what we are looking for.
Please be aware without a letter you can’t get an interview .
It may also help to include an up-to-date CV.
When you have gathered this information, you can click here to apply.