Would you like to support a team of artists creating digital experiences for millions and millions of kids all over the world?
As Art Manager in Toca Boca you’ll make sure that your team has everything they need. You’ll report to the Art Craft Manager and together you’ll help the full team of artists be the best they can be.
What you’ll be doing
You’ll be the people manager for 10+ artists working across varying art functions and projects at Toca Boca. This includes regular check-ins with each team member as well as Producers across the different projects. You’ll manage salary discussions and goal setting, ensuring all team members are set up to grow and develop in their roles. You’ll partner with Producers around recruiting needs and will support the process of bringing new art talent onboard.
Together with the Art Craft Manager you’ll guide and help the overall craft grow in skills and knowledge. You’ll enable knowledge sharing across projects and art functions, and build trust within and between teams.
You’ll be a key representative for the craft in the studio, and help educate those in other fields of expertise.
Is this you?
You have experience working as a people manager in the art field, within games or digital creation. You understand how artists operate - the work that is done and how it’s done.
You’re comfortable in your role as a leader, and can balance the day-to-day administrative side of the role with supporting the team’s long-term professional growth and development. You understand what forms a healthy team culture, and how to foster and maintain this in a team of artists spread across functions and projects.
You believe in the power of play!
This is us!
Toca Boca captures the spirit of play. We create digital toys and everyday products that are filled with fun and silliness that kids from any corner of the world can instantly relate to. Everything is designed from their perspective. We celebrate the diversity and quirkiness of their world and give them the freedom to play in ways that only they can.
Good to know!
This position is full time and based in our Stockholm studio with a hybrid working model (part office, part working from home). We apply a 6-month probationary period. You’ll need to be located in Sweden as we are unable to support relocation. As we’re an international company, with over 20 nationalities working here, and millions of users all over the world, you need to be fluent in English. Your application should therefore be in English.
Toca Boca develops digital games that capture the power of play and that are filled with fun and silliness that kids around the world can instantly relate to. Since our first product launch in 2011, we have released 46 apps that have been downloaded more than 444 million times the world over, making us the No. 1 mobile-first kids brand in the App Store. Our products focus on sparking kids’ creativity and imagination, creating opportunities for open-ended play.
With offices in Stockholm and San Francisco, Toca Boca is owned by Spin Master Corp., a global children’s entertainment company that creates, designs and manufactures a diversified portfolio of innovative toys, games, products and entertainment properties.
What We Look ForTOM
CollaborationAmazing ideas come from anywhere. We believe transparency, honesty and constructive communication are crucial for making great things.
PlayfulnessOpen. Curious. Creative. Leaving room for spontaneity is important to us for creating a fun and playful work environment.
Standards of QualityGood enough is never good enough. We strive to innovate and evolve our craft, and we’d never get there without working together toward our visions.
PassionWe all share in the excitement of making great things together. It's what drives us to do the things we do.
ResponibilityWe take ownership and pride in everything we do. From gender to accessibility — we are dedicated to inclusivity.