An exciting opportunity has arisen to join an ambitious studio to create original games exclusively for VR platforms. They are a small highly experienced team who want to build great games to showcase this exciting new technology.
As an experienced Producer/Project Manager, you will have excellent standards of project management and be responsible for continually moving the project forward. You will oversee the planning and estimation process, and manage production schedules while ensuring the team is fully enabled. Your ability to facilitate communications across Worldwide Studios stakeholder groups is essential, as is managing global outsourcing partners.
Key Responsibilities include:
Overseeing the Producer and Office Manager to ensure the day-to-day smooth running of the production team and studio
Responsibility for the game budget, tracking and forecasting
Making sure the team are informed and focused
Overall responsibility for the game schedule, setting and meeting delivery targets and milestones
Assisting with recruitment and resource planning
Communicating & co-ordinating work with relevant stakeholder groups, including: User Research, IT, Marketing and PR, QA, and Legal.
Managing global outsourcing partners, including art asset houses, scriptwriting, performance capture, and voice acting.
Who you are / Qualifications:
You will have extensive experience in games production.
You are very approachable, diplomatic and proactive.
You are excellent at planning and agile delivery practices, and are effective at coordinating and organising a team.
You have outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
You have an excellent understanding of the games development process, and are knowledgeable in the practices of developers, artists and designers.
You are experienced in a variety of software packages used in the production of games including Jira and Perforce.
You are passionate about delivering great games for the world’s leading console.