Trainee UI Artist - Total War

Creative Assembly
Horsham, United Kingdom
Job type: Contract

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Job Description

We are looking for a highly artistic Trainee UI Artist to work on the internationally acclaimed Total War series. 

Our game UI is highly illustrative and decorative. To be a Trainee UI artist on the project, you will be skilled as both an illustrator and at making icons and come with a good understanding of games and games UI/UX.

Key Responsibilities 

You will create in-game UI’s from concept to polished working in-game interfaces and everything in between. Working closely with your UI supervisor, you will learn to work within set time constraints and to hit the quality benchmark. You will implement feedback as appropriate.

Skills & Requirements

Knowledge, Skill and Experience 


  • A portfolio of relevant work (icons, graphic design and/or wireframes)
  • Visual flare and talent
  • Skilled in Photoshop
  • Formal art training in illustration, graphic design, UX design or similar


  • All round art ability a plus
  • Passion for games

The traineeships will run for one year onsite at our studio in Horsham, West Sussex.

These traineeships are paid placements and all applicants must have the Right to Work in the UK.

Please ensure you provide a portfolio along with your application.

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

About the Company

Creative Assembly is one of the UK's leading games development studios, founded in 1987 and located in West Sussex, UK and in Sofia, Bulgaria. With a heritage of award-winning AAA titles, including the multi-million selling Total War™ series, Creative Assembly continues to build an impressive portfolio of games and world-renowned partnerships; working with Games Workshop on Total War™: WARHAMMER®, Wargaming Alliance on Total War™: ARENA, Twentieth Century Fox on Alien: Isolation, plus 343 Industries and Microsoft on Halo Wars 2. Creative Assembly has, with their exceptionally talented team of over 500, amassed a wealth of awards, including recent accolades from BAFTA, Music+Sound and Develop’s Industry Excellence awards.