FX Art Director

FX Art Director

Job details

FX Art Director
Ho Chi Minh
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Talent is borderless!

With this mindset, Anywr (former Cooptalis) has become one of leading innovative digital companies in international HR since 2012 with a global presence of 23 agencies in 16 different countries acrossing Europe, APAC regions, Africa and Canada.

Listed in the most potential 120 startups in France, we have developed our expertise in niche sectors such as IT and Medical. We are assisting companies with their talent acquisitions and has been supporting nearly 30 000 candidates with their mobility projects, all around the world.

In the same spirit, Anywr is currently recruiting a FX Art Director (M/F) for one of our clients, a recognized leader in producing AAA game and Hollywood Block-buster Movies and award-winning TV series, located in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.


The FX Art Director, who reports to the Senior Art Director and collaborates with the Art Division Managing Director, is in charge of building a team of outstanding VFX artists that can produce visually impactful and stylistically consistent FX in accordance with projects' technological limitations.

Hence, FX Art Director is responsible for

  • Understand ongoing and upcoming needs of the Art Division and develop staffing and training strategies
  • Build curriculum for training classes and certificates program for VFX artists.
  • Develop look and feel of FX that fit projects’ stylistic guidelines.
  • Present concepts and ideas to clients, take into account their comments and  give some suggestions as necessary
  • Direct and generate conceptual and creative ideas for VFX team.
  • Manage and encourage VFX artists to produce outstanding work.
  • VFX optimization for improved performance without compromising final product quality
  • Stay up-to-date and be aware of current trends, demands and needs of the clients.
  • Guide R&D team to experiment with new industry technology and trends to improve the projects’ visual quality and efficiency.
  • Identify and set up best practices of VFX workflow.
  • Anticipate and solve technical challenges within given constraints and visual requirements.
  • Manage the performance, morale, and personal growth of in-house VFX artistsManage team performance evaluations.
  • Maintaining solid relationships with all clients.


  • At least 7 years of professional VFX experience in game or film industry with strong leadership skills
  • Expertise in industry-standard software like Maya, and game engine like Unreal OR Unity
  • Have shipped at least 2 AAA titles or equivalent
  • Adaptability to various aesthetic and animation styles ranging from AAA photorealism to stylized cartoon
  • Excellent mitigating risks, problem-solving, troubleshooting, interpersonal, presentation, team working and mentorship skills
  • Fluent communicational English

Company details

  • About the Group
  • A global leaders in digital production services for video game development with Asian roots
  • Established since 2014 and headquartered in Singapore
  • Operates in many locations across Asia, North America, and Europe


  • About Vietnam Production Studio
  • Acquired by Group in 2011, company offers a superb range of end-to-end solutions for highest-quality Animation, Cinematic, and Game Development
  • Growing faster with current 600 professionals.
  • 9 agencies including Canada, France, Ireland, Poland, Malaysia, China, Vietnam and more coming


Why Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam?

  • Vietnam is set to be the fast-growing economy among ASEAN countries in 2022 with estimated GDP growth of 6.5% year-on-year, the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
  • One of the safest budget countries in Asia, affordable cost of living
  • may take some getting used to and seem like enormous amounts are being spent, but most good and services are cheap;
  • and low rental cost are also welcoming when searching for accommodation


  • Exploring and enjoying
  • Warm weather
  • Healthy and diverse food options, plenty of access to leisure, entertainment, transport and so on
  • Lots of things not only to see and do in Vietnam but also to easily travel to other countries in South East Asia
  • Fantastic natural attractions – forests, waterfalls, national parks, plantations, best beaches in South East Asia
  • Helpful, nice and hospitable locals are always keen to take a newcomer on all sorts of adventures

What we offer:

  • Attractive relocation packages including visa, flights, work, resident permits, households movement, temporary housing, health insurance and home travel
  • Competitive remuneration package and benefits
  • Fast growing company  with outstanding projects not only in game but also in film/TV series production, PR campaign or virtual reality
  • High chance for internal mobility to other studios in many countries across Europe, high developed Asian countries.
  • International working environment, daily interaction with the world’s leading game developers and film studios in many countries
  • Hone your expertise with exposure to the latest platforms, tools and technology
  • Join in awesome internal activities, company trips and clubs
  • Dynamics, young, open minded, elite team that embraces unity, diversity and sustainable development