Art Department Assistant

Impact Theory Studios
Beverly Hills, CA, USA
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

Impact Theory is looking for a part-time Art Department Assistant to support our graphic design and comic book art department. This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to learn from some of the most dynamic creators working today.

Responsibilities include:

  • Working with our Design Director and Art Director to execute technical art and graphic design needs, such as formatting final files and deliverables, transferring assets internally/externally, organizing and tracking assets
  • Assisting the Comics Art Department with various production tasks, including composition, coloring, technical checks
  • Assisting the Comics Production Director with various administrative tasks related to tracking and trafficking production assets internally and externally
  • Comic Post Production support. Tasks may include: proofreading, preparation of design files for print and digital production, and uploading files for printing and distribution.
  • Researching and establishing relationships with outside artists (illustrators, colorists, letterers, inkers, pencilers, etc.) that we will consider bringing on to our publishing projects

Skills & Requirements

Qualifications

  • Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, In Design, and Acrobat
  • Basic Graphic Design knowledge
  • Artistic sensibility - you must have a trained eye and be able to recognize good artwork
  • Proficient in IOS and Windows
  • Highly organized and self-sufficient
  • Highly motivated and goal-oriented, with an enthusiasm for working independently and a genuine drive to achieve beyond expectations
  • Positive attitude and a team player. Must be willing to go the extra-mile and wear multiple hats. No job is too big or too small!
  • Ability to solve problems creatively in a fast paced environment
  • Strong Communication Skills
  • Interest in comics, the graphic arts, and "nerd culture" preferred

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

Please submit a link to your portfolio to jobs@impacttheory.com

Before you apply, please not that you MUST be able to work at our Beverly Hills, CA location.

About the Company

Impact Theory Studios is a well-funded 3 year-old media company that is focused on manga, comics, anime, and film & TV development. We are entirely focused on creating projects that empower their intended audience. In just three years we've launched multiple high-profile properties (including Neon Future with world-famous DJ Steve Aoki, and Hexagon with award-winning writer Michael Moreci) into the market place, partnered with one of Hollywood's most prestigious management companies, LBI, and amassed a social followers of nearly 4,000,000 people. We were founded by Inc. 500 entrepreneur Tom Bilyeu and have grown rapidly year after year. We have a company culture that is second to none. We believe in offering competitive full-time wages, full benefits, profit sharing, unlimited vacation, and a fun work environment. We are hardworking, hold ourselves to a high standard, and create work that is best-in-class. We prize honesty and openness and work as a team. If you want to support your teammates as you create the greatest art of your career in service of projects that entertain and empower the masses, this place is for you.