As Executive Producer, Old School, you will be responsible for ensuring Old School has credible long-term plans, a clear and easily understandable strategic vision, and that the team is set up for success to deliver against them. In addition, you will be accountable for effective and efficient development of various project initiatives to meet their delivery of budget, time and quality. You will have full P&L responsibility for this game and strive to build the teams, game and related services into an ever-growing profit engine. In this role you are a senior member of Jagex’s leadership team and serve as a role model for Jagex’s values and high operating standards. You will also work with the executive team to identify new and unique opportunities for future projects, which are in line with Jagex’s business aims and vision.
As the overall leader of your business unit you have commercial acumen including ability to run a P&L and comprehensive understanding of business models and gaming services. You have a strong grasp of all aspects of games development and live operations, including Product Strategy, Production, Monetisation, Player Lifecycle, Analytics, Customer Services and Games Technology. You are the principle stakeholder driving collaboration with other functions within Jagex, including marketing, technology and corporate services.
You will effective in managing and communicating through multiple managerial layers. You will have broad understanding of leadership competencies including production practices, communication, coaching, budgeting, reporting, productivity and customer engagement.
A strategic thinker, you will be able to define effective strategies for Old School in a competitive market, working with your team to translate those strategies into achievable operational and business plans. You will give high regard to the quality of the player’s experience and ensure the products and services bring customers meaningful value and satisfaction.
You will ensure a quality live service , balancing the current needs of the business and consumer as you work on features and milestones further into the roadmap. You will work with your team to define the strategic vision and framework to sustain player experiences and business for years to come. You must blend creativity, player facing vision, and business requirements for success. You are the ultimate growth driver for Old School.
At all times, you will be responsible for ensuring clear communication to the executive team, to peers and to the wider business. You will always act in the interest of the company first. You will ensure the games and team you lead reflect positively on Jagex’s reputation and wider portfolio.
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WHAT WE OFFER
If you join us you can expect a competitive salary and great benefits like fully paid for gym membership, bonus entitlement, private health care, flexible working, cycle repair and fresh fruit delivered to your team every day. We also have GREAT coffee machines, an onsite canteen and pub and an in-studio cinema! Expect regular team events as well as EPIC company-wide parties to celebrate our successes.
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