The role of the Production Assistant is to assist in the creation of high caliber artwork under the supervision of the Art Director and their team. This junior member of the art staff will contribute to the art department’s overall goals while developing their technical and artistic skills. The Production Assistant will support the Art Director and their team of artists with logistics, art preparation and other production support functions.
Under direct supervision learn and create character design, text treatment, animation and apply color theory.
Develop a proficiency in Photoshop while learning other art manipulation software applications.
Broaden artistic abilities through company training, independent learning, and learning from other team members
Broaden software expertise through company training, independent learning, and learning from other team members.
Create and document all art assets with assistance from Lead and Senior Artists/ Illustrators/Animators.
Accountable for the timely completion of all assigned tasks.
Track project milestones and deliverables.
Prepare files for delivery to clients in accordance with client specifications.
Strong aesthetics, with good drawing and rendering skills
Ability to keep files clean and well organized.
Good written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to effectively interact with employees/clients via phone, email and in person.
Goal and deadline oriented.
Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Fine Art or related field required.
1 year previous experience in a production, art, entertainment or collegiate environment
Experience with social networks, social media tools and online communities.
Attention to detail.
Proficient in Photoshop and Illustrator.
Working knowledge of MS Office
Working knowledge of Flash, After Effects, Illustrator, Maya or other 3D platform preferred
US Citizen, or a valid permanent resident card.
We are always looking for great talent. We appreciate your interest in joining our team. Only applicants who meet the requirements of this position will be considered.
High 5 Games is an equal opportunity employer. Principals only. Recruiters please don't contact High 5 Games.Please, no phone calls about this job! Please do not contact High 5 Games about other services, products or commercial interests.