Careers at Disney – Character Art

Website Disney

Job Description:

Responsible for Character Art development for 2D and 3D product application from concept idea through final artwork for Licensing and Vertical business. Act on vision for new innovation and creation of unique and original artwork with the highest level of quality.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Art style/new technique development to co-ordinate with trends in the market place
  • Awareness of marketplace trends
  • Development, approval and corrections of 3D products, through concept to final product
  • Seeks out and applies knowledge of new trends and innovation in Character Art
  • Fresh and inventive creative thinker
  • Contribute new product ideas and participate in brainstorming sessions
  • Ideas generation for Franchise expansion
  • Ensures Character Art excellence by maintaining character and integrity and leading artistic and creative direction locally and globally
  • Understands Disney Characters and Disney storytelling and how it translates to products.
  • Able to present creative concepts on both formal and informal settings
  • Coordinates with licensees, internal teams, and content partners on new development and new lines of business
  • Development of character illustrations for style guides and portfolios across multiple properties and cross divisions
  • Manages Character Art across all Disney properties and Franchises
  • Develop a strong character art community across GPC
  • Attendance at key shows/exhibitions to keep abreast of trends and product development techniques in the market place

Job Requirements:

  • Strong interpersonal and people management skills
  • Strategic vision for overall business and category
  • Extensive knowledge of Character Art
  • Strong negotiator
  • Able to clearly communicate, present, and sell creative ideas both in formal and informal settings
  • Strong creative computer skills
  • Multiple years of related work experience
  • Multiple years of related work experience in graphic design, character art or merchandise design
  • Highly motivated and able to motivate others
  • Understands principles of cartooning and cartoon animation
  • Exposure to multiple medium (sculpting, painting and drawing)
  • Strong traditional and digital drawing skills, and concepting skills

Job Details:

Company: Disney

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Orlando, FL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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