We're hiring! Woo! If you're interested in toys, art, tech, business, the internet, or just life in general then this might be the place for you!
Squishable Lead Artist!
Location: New York City, NY
What does this role do?
The Lead Artist is responsible for the day-to day creative management of Squishable. Working with a small team (illustrators, designers, and factory liaisons), they develop and manage the companyís outward facing artistic production. They design and critique new toy ideas, setting art style standards for their team to follow, and ensure that prototypes and production items are correct and on time. The Lead Artist supervises and contributes to illustration, graphic design, and production of digital and print media for the website and marketing materials. And they take on other creative projects as they come up.
Is this role right for me?
To do this role, you will need to:
You have a degree in illustration, fine art, comics, design technology, graphics, new media, or some other educational background which shows mastery over visual communication. You have at least 2 years of professional experience in some type of design-related field (this is not an entry-level position). You have an extensive portfolio demonstrating a range of creative illustration and drawing styles and expertise in various artistic tools and technology, including large-scale projects in which you have taken leadership roles. You have opinions and ideas about new ways things can be done, and youíre not afraid to voice them.
What are the must-have skills?
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