Artistic Director / 2D Concept artist (M/F)

We are a company based in Luxembourg, world-famous for the high quality and the ingenuity of our collection and products based on Japanese official licenses.

We are currently looking for a dynamic, highly motivated, fully experienced Artistic Director / 2D concept artist to join our team in Luxembourg.  This role will manage our manufacture design of our licensed products.

If you are a passionate, creative artist who enjoy working in fast-paced environment, team oriented and have love for manga and Anime, this job is for you.

Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Responsible for the design of 2D concept and manage 3D sculpt PVC models. 
  • Create design concepts, provide clear direction and feedback to 2D and 3D artists
  • Deliver specifications that provide clear and precise information for the production / manufacturing.
  • Review internal and external production deliveries, factory samples for quality and accuracy - be able to provide visual comments / feedback
  • Work on multiple projects at any given time within a fast-paced environment, and the ability to make necessary adjustments quickly to meet company’s goal
  • Manage team & project planning, daily tasks of team members
  • Assist other team members within the department and organization as needed.
  • Innovate and deliver products that meet the latest Industry requirements.


Qualifications:

  • Ability to accurately translate from 2D to 3D
  • A strong interest and knowledge in Anime and Manga, Japanese pop culture.
  • Experience in conception and designing Figures and statues
  • Master in creating human anatomy, Manga / Comic style character creations and background – able to give directions using visual aid.
  • Knowledge in Photoshop is a must. Using traditional or any other sources to draw or sculpt would be an advantage (such as Zbrush)
  • Minimum 3 Years 2D concept design, preferably in Manga / Anime character creations
  • Knowledge in 3D printing and printing process is an advantage
  • Excellent communication skills – able to deliver clear artistic directions and able to express verbally and visually. Able to assist and guide artists
  • Knowledge of the dynamics and rules of composition
  • Eligible to work in the EU, willing to relocate in Luxembourg


Profile:

  • Team oriented and motivated
  • Self-critical and willing to learn
  • Strong level of initiative and self-motivation
  • Time management -  coordinate/ facilitate projects and respect deadline
  • Take responsibility and accept accountability, effective decision maker
  • Able to respect strict specifications and ability to adapt flexibly
  • Passion for manga universe


Language:

French and English mandatory.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your CV and letter of motivation to job@tsume-art.com.