Jelly London

Illustration Project Manager

Based: London
Level: Mid-Weight
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 04 May 2019
Twitter: @jellylondon
Job Listing Added: 04 April 2019

Jelly is a creative production company and illustration agency representing a collection of renowned directors, animators, illustrators, lettering artists and designers. We bring to life projects of all shapes and sizes for our roster amongst our client base of advertising agencies, design studios & brands in both our London and New York bases.
We are looking for a full-time project manager to join our growing illustration department in our London HQ. You will have a passion for illustration and approx. 2-4 years project management / creative production experience in a similar role either production company or agency side.
The project manager is integral to the smooth running of the illustration department, you will be managing multiple projects across our roster of artists; from advertising campaigns, packaging, PR plus editorial and publishing projects. You will be working in small team alongside our agents and it will be your responsibility to realise projects from client go ahead through to final delivery of the work.

The ideal candidate will have:
- A passion for working with illustration / artists
- A flexible but efficient and organised project management style
- Experience of working with illustrators. Lettering / font production experience and / or a basic understanding of the animation process is a plus.
- Good communication skills – relaxed but confident and able to liaise with our roster of artists on their individual projects and a wide variety of clients at the same time
- Experience in costing illustration work / managing budgets
- An eye for detail - in communication, with t+c’s / briefs and visually with the work being delivered
- Experience of managing deadlines / creating schedules for creative projects
- The ability to work with ever changing priorities and problem solve at the same time
- Positive attitude and be willing to pull out the stops to deliver great work each time

Salary dependent on experience.

How to Apply

Please send a short covering letter outlining your relevant experience plus CV to [email protected] by Monday 8th April.