Motion Picture
CGI & Gaming

mustardFX is our specialist division to handle this niche sector of recruitment. Working with leading architectural firms, design studios, marketing agencies, production houses, automotive design companies, special effect studios, AR/VR design and gaming companies.

VFX, motion picture, animation and gaming industry is growing and the battle to get the best possible talent for job vacancies has become increasingly more competitive. There is a myriad of new software, technology, and styles across the market which require a specialist recruitment partner in this constantly changing and artistic sector.


Our FX team serve the UK nationwide and internationally, so if you’re looking for FX recruitment agencies from Manchester to London, we’ve got you covered. 


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The mustard FX team

Tom Winter
Tom Winter – Lead Consultant
FX - Gaming

Tom Winter works within mustardFX as a Lead Consultant, taking charge of the gaming desk. Tom covers all aspects of Gaming recruitment, which is no small task considering the size of the sector. As with all of mustardFX, Tom is super passionate about his sector which bleeds through in his detailed conversations with both candidates and clients alike.

Leading the desk himself, Tom assists both AAA world-wide studios to indie studios, sharing his knowledge of the gaming industry and all its intricacies as well as boasting a wide variety of talented candidates.

Owen Tilley
Owen Tilley – Recruitment Executive
FX - Motion Picture, VFX and Animation

Owen Tilley is a Recruitment Executive specialising in VFX, Production and Animation for the mustard FX team. He comes from a background of hospitality being in management since the age of 18. But now works with a range of particularly interesting clients.
Outside of work: He likes to play football on a Saturday and every other time he is free he likes to try and go surfing as much as he possibly can.

Tegan Parsons
Tegan Parsons – Recruitment Executive
FX - Motion Picture, VFX and Animation

Tegan Parsons is an enthusiastic addition mustard FX team. Her experience working in the Television and Film industry gives her on-the-ground knowledge of the production world, so as a specialist recruitment executive for VFX, motion picture and animation she’s got the know-how. She also worked on The Great British Bake Off and so knows the secret to a good genoise sponge!

Outside Of Work: An avid outdoorswoman, and nature lover, Tegan can be found hiking around Cornwall and bouldering in Bristol. She is frequently found photographing her food for her food blog, and eating lots of donuts, but when her mouth isn’t full, she can also be found singing and playing guitar.

Ben McKenna-Smith
Ben McKenna-Smith – Recruitment Executive
FX - Gaming

Ben McKenna-Smith’s recruitment journey began in the Health and Safety industry, placing freelance professionals across The Netherlands and Belgium before joining the FX team here at mustard. Now, as a talented Recruitment Executive, he’s ready for your call. 

Outside of work: Usually found on the rugby pitch but when he’s not chasing the egg, Ben enjoys playing video games and spending time with my friends & family, usually down the local pub!

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mustard are always on the lookout for new talent to join our team.

If you are interested in this opportunity and you think mustard is for you. Get in touch and we’ll set up a call.

What we cover

Houdini artist
VFX Artist
Nuke Artist
Nuke Compositor
Senior / Lead Programmer
AI Programmer
QA Tester (all levels)
Game Programmer/Engineer (all levels)

Head of VFX
Head of CG
Mid weight retoucher
CG generalist
3d generalist
QA Tester (all levels)

Layout TD
Rigging TD
CG Supervisor
CG Producer
Games Designer
Build Engineer
Software Engineer

Pipeline TD
Art Director
Technical Director
Sound Technician
Assistant Producer
1st AD
Executive Producer

Realtime Artist
VFX Artist
3D/CG Generalist
3D Artist
Producer (VFX, CG, Post)
Motion Graphic Designers
Compositors (After Effects and Nuke)

Producers (VFX, CG, Post)
Production Coordinator
Production Manager
VFX Editor
Art Director
VFX Supervisor
CG Supervisor

CGI Artist
3D Artist

Head of Visualisation
Head of CGI
Mid-Weight CGI Aritst
Senior CGI Artist

CG Aritst
Maya Artist

Who we work with

Glenn Howells
Sky - British broadcaster and telecommunication
Airship Interactive
Ballistic Moon
Cityscape Digital
Francis Sultana
Winch Design
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