Creative Assembly are currently seeking two experienced Content Producers to work with our in-house Total War Brand team. You will be working closely with the Lead Content Producer, Head of Community Marketing and title Brand Manager and will commission and create engaging content for marketing purposes.
You are highly skilled in video editing and producing a range of audio-visual content types: from Let’s Play videos, to videos meant to delight and excite the Total War community as well as holding games video capture and editing experience.
You have exceptional time management skills and a creative mind for developing content for any of our marketing campaigns or titles. Strong time management and experience working under deadlines is vital to a successful candidate for this position.
The role demands a strong familiarity with videogames, marketing campaigns and social media, with a keen eye for detail on which elements work best. The ideal candidate would bring a solid track record of content creation, preferably for games media, and a detailed understanding of who the Total War audience is and what makes them tick.
All applicants are required to submit a show reel in support of their application, demonstrating audio-visual content. Applications cannot be considered without an accompanying show reel.
Core functions of this role include script editing, capture, edit, voice over work and curate content for the Total War Team.
This role will require a process driven person with strong communication skills. Someone who can work with key stakeholders and adhere to tight deadlines under pressure. A Previous knowledge of WIP's and the iterative video process when dealing with many different disciplines potentially in multiple countries at once. Experience capturing games in various stages of development, with the ability to find creative solutions to capture blockers such as bugs & dev delays.
Some examples of the types of projects you would be capturing for: Let's Play's / Press Reveals / Feature Spotlights / Campaign Creative / Animating Sale & Steam Assets / GIF's / In-game Screenshots / Tutorials / Trailer Recut's / Dev Diary's / Lower Thirds / Live Streamed Events etc
Knowledge, Skill and Experience
Will not consider applications without a showreel of previous work. Will not consider applications without a showreel of previous work.
Background working as a video editor or capture artist.
Expert knowledge in Adobe Premiere & Adobe After Effects
Strong knowledge of Adobe Photoshop
Strong Motion Graphics knowledge & any background working on animating advertising and campaign promotionals, trailer recuts, reheat campaigns, press packs - all a relevant plus
Experience playing Total War Games and/ or grand strategy titles.
Experience scripting and crafting narratives that are relevant to that campaign.
Strong eye for game capture and known for that critical attention to detail.
Live production knowledge definitely a plus
Live production knowledge definitely a plus
Streaming and Broadcast Production technical knowledge also a plus
Previous games industry or games capture experience
A thorough understanding of Social Platforms and their requirements
Basic knowledge of camera and audio equipment
Experience of working within a large games developer or publisher marketing team is preferred but not required
Opening Date: 10th July 2020
Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
Closing Date: 7th August 2020
Location: Horsham, West Sussex
Currently Creative Assembly is working fully remotely and we continue to assess the COVID-19 situation, with the safety of our staff our number one priority. We are still actively recruiting and onboarding new staff each week. We will set you up with everything you need to join remotely whether you will need to relocate to the UK (or within the UK) now, or at a later date.
We offer a fully bespoke funded relocation package for you and your dependants, and you’ll be supported through the process with our dedicated Relocation Specialist.
We also have an excellent range of benefits to support your work life balance, including:
Generous holiday allowance plus full studio closure over the Christmas and New Year period, as all UK Bank holidays
Annual discretionary studio bonus
Defined career development pathways and personalised training support with a dedicated learning and development. We offer among other activities; SEGA Dev Day, internal masterclasses, prestigious creative workshops to inspire and enthuse including internal programming conferences, on-site training with renowned specialists as well as global conference attendance
Private medical and dental insurance, life insurance, permanent health insurance, critical illness cover and free health care screening
Season ticket travel loans and cycle to work scheme
Free bike servicing and discounted car valet service on site
Free games and merchandise plus access to our extensive games library
Free breakfast every day - toast, bagels, pancakes, cereals, yoghurts, fresh fruit, smoothies, juices, milkshakes and more in our fully stocked kitchen
An employee assistance programme and onsite confidential wellbeing sessions
In-studio heavily subsidised massage therapy
Discounts portal giving access to a wide range of extras such as heavily discounted home technology, travel insurance, corporate gym membership, cinema tickets, holidays, trips out and Ikea vouchers
Amazing studio parties such as our CA Summer Festival, a Christmas Party for you and your partner plus a separate Children’s Christmas Party. We also have our wrap parties for all our releases
Free Japanese lessons, life drawing, creative writing and Pilates classes
A range of CA Social events including the annual sponsored Walking Challenge to 100Km, Couch to 5k in our beautiful local park, basketball, game and movie evenings, board game club, 5-a-side football, CA Choir, Sword fighting (yes, sword fighting) and loads more
We offer discounts with local businesses, including estate agents and local shops to support our local economy.
Our studio sites have disabled access. We are an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, religion or belief.
Creative Assembly is about the right people making the best games. We are united through our values. We focus on our strengths and embrace our uniqueness, collaborating across teams and giving everyone the trust and respect to be masters of their craft. Our values form the foundation of our culture and ethos:
Quality - Everything we do is about quality, from individual actions to final products, we take pride in the detail and authenticity of all our creations.
Focus - We focus on our strengths as a studio. Our teams might work across different projects, but our goals and vision should be clear for everyone.
Teamwork - We are a collective who thrive working across teams, empowering each other to succeed.
Respect - Respect at CA is given as a default, we respect each other as diverse and unique individuals, who come together to create games our fans will love.
Trust - Alongside respect, we trust each other, our teams and our leaders as experts of their craft. Everyone is given creative autonomy and freedom to make a real contribution to our projects and our legacy.
If this sounds like you, apply now.