January 18, 2022

Character Illustrator based in Bury Greater Manchester

Job Title:Character Illustrator based in Bury Greater Manchester
Grade/Salary:Competitive depending on experience
Main Purpose of the
You will be creating innovative market leading visuals and producing
character ranges for mainly Plush toys. You will assist in the overall project
and technical design.
In addition, you will work closely with Product Managers, QA & Brand
teams and be able to show a sound understanding of design within the
context of product development.
Main Duties:• Incorporate briefs from new product development and develop
visual concepts and characters to suit their purpose.
• Meeting clients, buying & sales teams to discuss the business
objectives and requirements of the job.
• Interpreting a brief and developing a concept to suit the purpose
• Thinking creatively to produce new ideas and concepts working
with trend directions and licensor style guides
• Using innovation to re-define a design brief within the constraints
of cost and time
• Presenting finalised ideas and concepts to NPD, Clients/ Buying &
Sales teams
• Adobe Software – Illustrator, Photoshop
• Pro-efficient in using Mac OSX software
• Evidence of two and three-dimensional visualization
• Experience with Illustration, concept art and sketching along with
strong traditional drawing skills