Product Manager

Reference

CLE/AR/056139

Sector

Media & New Media

Salary

£25,000 to £35,000 Per Annum

Town/City

Letchworth

Contract Type

Permanent

Closing Date

12/08/2021

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Product Manager

Letchworth Garden City

Salary: £25,000-£35,000

The Company:

Our client is a global videogames publisher for PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo Switch and PC/Steam. They specialise in publishing Japanese videogames. This is a unique opportunity to join a fast moving, successful and growing business within the video games sector.

The Role:

They are currently looking for a Product Manager to join the Letchworth team, and work with the Bristol team & CMO remotely.

The role requires a hands-on style, with 2+ years’ experience in product management.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing the development and delivery of marketing strategy on games
  • Liaising with the Operations and Production team to ensure the timely release of products
  • Managing budgets on individual titles
  • Co-ordination of timings and placement of advertising activity
  • Developing relationships with key clients – from developers to distribution partners
  • Overseeing all marketing creative - from design, to video direction
  • Overseeing the design and manufacture of merchandise
  • Presenting product to key retail accounts, consumers, press and sales teams
  • Communicating marketing updates and activity to the clients, group and sales teams
  • Reporting on current campaigns and optimising them for the best possible delivery
  • Ensuring the products are listed online for sale
  • Social media co-ordination with the Community Manager to develop your products’ awareness and general category strategy
  • PR co-ordination – identifying influencers and writing press releases to support the PR Manager
  • Event management and on-site presence at events both domestic and international

Essential Skills & Requirements:

  • A minimum two years’ experience in either an in-house or agency marketing position
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, Google Docs, and Photoshop
  • Strong organisational skills and the ability to track several projects over many months
  • The confidence to present professionally to external partners – from sales and retail to consumers and media
  • Strong Marketing fundamentals
  • Comfortable working under pressure, with multiple parallel deadlines
  • Huge passion for, and knowledge of, videogames and gaming culture
  • Knowledge of the Japanese/Asian/anime gaming scene would be highly beneficial, as well as language skills
  • An understanding of Graphic Design and the ability to effectively brief and communicate
  • Integrity, trustworthiness, flexibility and adaptability
  • A proactive, get stuck-in approach
  • Well-organised and presentable

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