Design Manager – F2P Mobile Games – Scotland or Remote – Permanent

Location: Dundee, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #26434 Posted: 3 months ago

OPM’s client is an award-winning independent studio who produce and develop chart topping games across mobile platforms.

The successful candidate be the hands-on creative support to the Designers on individual projects in coordination with Executive Producers and Creative Directors.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Previous experience working in a strategic and high-level capacity to create a vision and plan for effective team management.
  • Excellent communication skills to manage, engage, and coach the team.
  • A genuine passion for learning and development.
  • High-level presentation and analytical skills to present and convey department information and processes.
  • Vast people management experience
  • Able to handle and mediate effective communications within the team.
  • Experience in building and hiring a Design teams.
  • Previous hands-on Lead or Senior Designer experience on mobile games.
  • A passion for playing high-quality games and providing constructive feedback.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Sets a departmental vision by proactively identifying short-term and longer-term goals.
  • Manages and supports the leads group to identify and prioritise goals and processes.
  • Regularly meets with sub-groups sharing expertise and techniques.
  • Develops, documents, and communicates departmental best practices and works with other game leads.
  • Identify and deliver a comprehensive plan for the wellbeing & development of everyone within their specific discipline.
  • Delivers transparent performance assessment and targeted goal planning.
  • Conducts frequent 1:1 meetings with direct reports and other department team members as required.
  • Assesses and resolves current and future team resource issues.

BENEFITS:

  • Full Time Remote Work Contract
  • Private medical and dental care
  • 33 days of holiday
  • Employee assistance package
  • Childcare savings
  • Bonus Scheme
  • EMI Share Option Scheme

 

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call me directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214425!

Tagged as: Game Design, Mobile

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Tags: Game Design , Mobile Categories: Creative , Design

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