Associate Producer/Producer - CSR2

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Job Title Associate Producer/Producer - CSR2
Job Category Game Design
Job Description OVERVIEW

At NaturalMotion, we make games that wow people. We innovate to create experiences that previously were impossible and that would not exist without us. We take pride in making titles that reach a large audience and in creating communities that last.

You are ambitious, intelligent, and intellectually curious. You are a self-disciplined problem-solver, who is respectful and straightforward with all your colleagues. You are trusting and trusted, flexible and emotionally mature, and you thrive on working with people who share these values.

As Producer you will be highly competent in your core discipline, ready to take on new roles and responsibilities, and be pushed out of your current comfort zone. You’ll relish new challenges and opportunities, especially when that comes with added responsibility and visibility inside and outside your team.

JOB PURPOSE

At NaturalMotion we develop games that redefine the standards on mobile. Producers are the driving force within teams, owning the planning and path to achieving the highest quality product in line with the General Manager’s vision, removing obstacles along the way.

As Producer you will empower teams to deliver amazing games at high quality, on budget and on time. You will accomplish this through providing feature teams with clear goals as well as the processes and plans to achieve them.

Reports to:

Executive Producer

KEY ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • PLANNING AND EXECUTION: working with feature teams and leadership you will define the work to be done, set priorities, clarify ownership, plan the schedule, and communicate to all interested parties to ensure the plan is shared by all. Measuring progress, you work with leaders to adjust the plan as the project progresses and communicate to all required when the plan is changed.
  • COMMUNICATION AND LEADERSHIP: own communication between teams and individuals, both written, verbal and visual. Keep everyone in sync with plans, and changes to the plans as they happen. Drive effective and positive communications to increase effectiveness and efficiency in teams. Provide vision and direction to individuals and teams.
  • RELEASE MANAGEMENT: Ensure high quality releases, working with QA, Development, Design, Art, Product, Marketing, and any other teams to ensure our releases are well understood, high quality and meet both user and business needs. Monitor releases once live and ensure issues are addressed thoroughly and quickly.
  • PROCESS DEFINITION: Drive and refine process for the right teams and problems. Iterate to find the best process for delivering the tasks at hand effectively and thoroughly.
ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:
  • Effective production with Agile experience required, experience with other Program Management or Production frameworks beneficial.
  • Game development and live service operations experience required.
  • Experience managing multi-disciplinary feature teams developing towards specific deadlines and delivering to world class quality bar.
  • Free-to-play industry experience beneficial.
  • Mobile game development experience preferred.


WHAT DO WE GIVE YOU?

  • The opportunity to join a contributory pension scheme
  • Zynga Stock Unit allocation from day one
  • Private healthcare
  • 6 months fully paid maternity and 3 months fully paid paternity leave
  • Flexible working hours
  • Free fruit & soft drinks
  • 23 days holiday
  • Casual dress every day!
  • The opportunity to join the childcare voucher and cycle to work schemes we run
  • Summer/Christmas parties and Happy Hour in every Studio, every Friday.
  • A discretionary annual bonus
Salary Based on experience
Location London
Job Category Game Design
Date posted 24/10/2017
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