Product Manager

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London (EC1V 3RS)

Competitive Salary, plus benefits

Curve Games is an award-winning independent label working with developers across the world to deliver the best in interactive entertainment. With a uniquely diverse games catalogue that includes classic indie gems For The King and Bomber Crew, critically acclaimed experiences such as The Ascent and Autonauts, and the multi-million selling smash hit Human Fall Flat, Curve Games has taken its place as one of the leading games publishers worldwide.

2021 was a stand-out year for Curve Games and our amazing titles, and we’ve got even bigger plans for 2022 and beyond, so we’re looking to grow our successful team!

As a Company we’ve adapted the way we work and implemented a series of wellbeing initiatives to help everyone in our team feel connected. Safe In Our World has helped us construct a mental health charter, and we’ve pledged our support for UKIE’s Raise the Game diversity initiative to ensure we’re striving towards an inclusive culture within the games industry.

So, if you’re looking for your next role within a company that cares for its people and want to join our friendly and hardworking team then read on.

We are looking for a talented, passionate and self-starting Product Manager to join our growing marketing team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day management of a selection of our growing roster of titles.

Job Role

Reporting to the VP Global Marketing, the Product Manager’s responsibilities will include:

  • Day to day global marketing, brand and lifecycle management of allocated titles from brand positioning and development through to acquisition and post-launch, working closely with the different channel marketing leads, PR, Community, Design etc and selected supporting agencies to build out strategies and execute plans.
  • Being the brand custodian, developing and championing the brands of all your titles and building-out go to market plans.
  • Preparing marketing plans and presenting to internal stakeholders, providing relevant status updates where applicable.
  • Becoming the primary contact for development teams and internal stakeholders regarding the marketing strategy and asset creation.
  • Providing input into any relevant publishing discussions e.g. beta programs, DLC and post-launch content plans.
  • Briefing, managing and delivering a variety of marketing assets to service all marketing channels platforms and storefronts and ensuring quality of output and brand alignment.
  • Managing the marketing budget allocated to each title and sharing monthly status reviews with all relevant stakeholders.
  • Working with internal sales team and third parties to exploit cross-promotional marketing and business opportunities.
  • Participating in post-campaign analysis to ascertain campaign effectiveness.
  • Supporting Curve at any relevant consumer/trade events.

What we want from you:

  • A minimum of 3 years product management experience in video games is essential, either from within a publisher or developer, marketing digital games globally.
  • A proven track record in product and brand development.
  • A creative and innovative marketeer ideally with experience of community focussed marketing initiatives.
  • Must have extensive knowledge of various platform channel store pages (both front and back end) such as PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo, and Steam and able to devise marketing strategies that will maximise our commercial opportunities to meet our business objectives.
  • You will be meticulously organised and should be able to work efficiently to (sometimes) tight deadlines and budgets, plus have a methodical approach to work priorities.
  • You should possess excellent written and verbal skills and be commercially astute.

What you get from us:

Curve Games are always striving for excellence in what we do as a business, but also as an employer. We believe supporting our staff in a positive way, not only ensures productivity is high but encourages them to keep happy and healthy.

We achieve this through creating a friendly and inclusive work environment both in-person in our newly refurbished office and online through providing plenty of opportunities for social events and offering a range of wellbeing initiatives including mental health charter, charity talks and gym membership contribution. We also offer flexible, remote working and working from home support. This in turn allows our staff to feel comfortable and to be confident in supporting one another.

Other benefits we offer include:

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Medicash (Health Cash Plan), including EAP
  • Discretionary bonus scheme (role dependant)
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Group Income Protection, Critical Illness and Life Assurance Cover
  • Ride2Work scheme
  • Employee referral scheme

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