Lead Video Creative - New IP

Marketing & PR Horsham, United Kingdom


Creative Assembly are looking for an innovative and experienced lead video creative to work on our exciting new FPS IP.

An expert in Unreal Engine, your role will include cinematics creation, digital video, graphics, multiple format deliveries and creative ideas. As a key member of the brand team, you’ll help to create compelling content propositions for the global campaign.

Key Responsibilities

The ideal candidate will have strong experience with Unreal Engine and be able to propose creative executions for cinematic trailers, creative video concepts and live streams, to showcase all aspects of our new IP to a superior level.

Working with the latest software packages and kit, you’ll be able to concept, create and deliver impactful and engaging video executions that amaze the audience across all formats and platforms – from big cinematic trailers to short-form social teasers, as well as managing live stream setups and interactive broadcasts.

Experienced in the creation of content using in-game footage as well as live action, you’ll also be able to shoot and be an expert in kit, studio setups and graphics, live streaming, Twitch extensions and everything video-related.

And ideally, you’ll have experience on a previous AAA game title or theatrical movie campaign.

Knowledge, Skill and Experience
  • Experience working with Unreal engine 4 an absolute must
  • Highly skilled with video editing, colour grading, audio mixing, animation and VFX packages including Davinci Resolve, Adobe Premier and After Effects
  • A creative thinker, able to contribute innovative ideas
  • Previous experience working on a AAA game title or theatrical movie campaign
  • Vast knowledge of camera kit and studio setup
  • Understanding of video format requirements from large scale trailers to social media platforms
  • Experience working with live streams and software tools e.g. OBS Studio
  • Knowledge and understanding of localisation pipeline
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise workload
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and deliver under pressure
  • A passion and interest in the first-person shooter (FPS) genre on PC & console
  • Photoshop expertise
  • Experience mentoring junior members of staff
  • Experience running a YouTube / Twitch / Mixer channel
  • Experience with interactive video
  • Comfortable and personable in front of camera as well as behind it

As part of your application, it is essential to provide a show-reel and/or portfolio - either included as link in CV or separate file upload, for us to review.

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 so you can truly excel in your area of expertise
  • Support in Learning and Development; 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 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

We are Creative Assembly

We gather the greatest talent out there, coming together to craft authentic and detailed experiences of the highest quality.

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.

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.