Gentleman Scholar Studios, LLC seeks Art Director to work in Los Angeles, California. Serve as the creative leader and oversee projects from the beginning pitch phase through final delivery. Participate in creative process and client meetings to determine appropriate design direction for commercial and video projects. Engage with clients to conceive pitches, present design ideas and implement concepts, guidelines and strategies for projects. Design storyboards, style frames, type assets and characters for a broad range of projects using design software, including Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Lightroom, Adobe After Effects, Cinema 4D, and Zbrush to create original imagery. Lead and review the work of a team of designers and animators and manage the delivery and execution of creative projects under challenging time constraints and deadlines. Review and understand client feedback and ensure that the team adapts the feedback accordingly. Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Illustration, Design, Animation, or Motion Graphics, and three (3) years of experience in a related Art Director, Lead Illustrator or Designer position. Work experience or academic coursework must have included: experience participating in brainstorming and creative process meetings; experience conceiving pitches and implementing concepts, guidelines and strategies for projects; experience designing storyboards, style frames, and type assets; experience modeling 3D characters; experience animating characters and scenes; experience leading designing and illustrating; experience training junior team members; knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom, After Effects, Cinema4D, and Zbrush. Any interested applicant may apply by submitting a resume via email to scholarrecruitment@whitehousepost.com with subject line: Art Director.


JOB LOCATION: 3107 S. La Cienega Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90016

Experience / Skills

Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Illustration, Design, Animation, or Motion Graphics, and three (3) years of experience in a related Art Director, Lead Illustrator or Designer position. Work experience or academic coursework must have included: experience participating in brainstorming and creative process meetings; experience conceiving pitches and implementing concepts, guidelines and strategies for projects; experience designing storyboards, style frames, and type assets; experience modeling 3D characters; experience animating characters and scenes; experience leading designing and illustrating; experience training junior team members; knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom, After Effects, Cinema4D, and Zbrush.

About Gentleman Scholar Studios, LLC

We are a creative production company, making compelling content with a design-driven narrative.