Influencer Programs Manager

Games Jobs - Marketing - South East

Job Title Influencer Programs Manager
Job Category Marketing
Job Description Our in-house Brand and Marketing team on Total War are looking for Influencer Programs Manager to join them as they continue to grow.

The Influencer Programs Manager will develop and implement strategies that will improve the engagement and stability of our influencer ecosystem across all Total War titles.

They will collaborate with our brand, community and content teams to create and deliver the tools, opportunities and promotion that will elevate our existing creators and attract new interest from strategic segments. Balancing marketing priorities with creator needs, they’ll offer proactive and creative solutions ranging from assets and tools to tournaments and events.

This role offers a great deal of complexity, creativity and freedom to a candidate with a deep understanding of the games industry and the role of influencers within it. The ideal candidate will thrive while supporting the success of others, using a keen mix of creative and strategic thinking to build, support, and grow the Total War army.

Key Responsibilities

As Influencer Programs Manager, you will design and implement brand-wide engagement strategies leveraging Total War content creators in support of our brand, content, and community objectives. You will grow and nurture the Total War talent pool, investing strategically ensuring we’re speaking to all segments of our diverse, global audience of players.

In this role, you will coordinate with stakeholders across multiple teams to ensure consistent promotional support for creators, optimising our programs for the best reception and results. You will elevate our brand campaigns by generating unique opportunities to showcase our creators and our games, leading from concept through execution.

You will work across various teams to track, review, and communicate results while optimising our creator programs and support on an ongoing basis. Drawing on a deep understanding of our titles and the wider strategy genre, you will be using your passion for games to inform your work and improve our results.

The Brand Team at CA is a flexible and varied team, ready to take on any duties or problems that come their way. As a member of our team, you could be required to take part in any related marketing, community or PR activity and will be closely aligned to the day-to-day and on-going success of our marketing plans.

Knowledge, Skill and Experience

  • Experience in influencer and/or community management, content creation, or esports
  • Deep understanding of the Total War series and the strategy genre at large
  • Strong organisational skills and the ability to self-manage
  • Willingness and availability to travel
  • Education or experience in a relevant field such as PR or marketing
  • A natural connector, bringing people together to make things happen
  • Experience in client or stakeholder management
  • Strategic and creative thinking

We offer a fully bespoke funded relocation package for you and your dependants and you’ll be supported through the process with our dedicated Relocation Specialist. We offer a fully bespoke funded relocation package for you and your dependants and you’ll be supported through the process with our dedicated Relocation Specialist. 

We also have an excellent range of benefits to support your work life balance, including:
  • Generous holiday allowance plus full studio closure over the Christmas and New Year period, as all UK Bank holidays
  • Annual discretionary studio bonus
  • Defined career development pathways and personalised training support so you can truly excel in your area of expertise
  • Support in Learning and Development; internal masterclasses, prestigious creative workshops to inspire and enthuse including internal programming conferences, on-site training with renowned specialists as well as global conference attendance
  • Private medical and dental insurance, life insurance, permanent health insurance, critical illness cover and free health care screening
  • Season ticket travel loans and cycle to work scheme
  • Free bike servicing and discounted car valet service on site
  • Free games and merchandise plus access to our extensive games library
  • Free breakfast every day - toast, bagels, pancakes, cereals, yoghurts, fresh fruit, smoothies, juices, milkshakes and more in our fully stocked kitchen
  • An employee assistance programme and onsite wellbeing sessions
  • In-studio heavily subsidised massage therapy
  • Discounts portal giving access to a wide range of extras such as heavily discounted home technology, travel insurance, corporate gym membership, cinema tickets, holidays, trips out and Ikea vouchers
  • Amazing studio parties such as our CA Summer Festival, a Christmas Party for you and your partner plus a separate Children’s Christmas Party. We also have our wrap parties for all our releases.
  • Free Japanese lessons, life drawing, creative writing and Pilates classes
  • A range of CA Social events including the annual sponsored Walking Challenge to 100Km, Couch to 5k in our beautiful local park, basketball, game and movie evenings, board game club, 5-a-side football, CA Choir, Sword fighting (yes, sword fighting) and loads more
  • We offer discounts with local businesses, including estate agents and local shops to support our local economy

We are Creative Assembly

We gather the greatest talent out there, coming together to craft authentic and detailed experiences of the highest quality.

We focus on our strengths and embrace our uniqueness, collaborating across teams and giving everyone the trust and respect to be masters of their craft.

Our values form the foundation of our culture and ethos:
  • Quality - Everything we do is about quality, from individual actions to final products, we take pride in the detail and authenticity of all our creations.
  • Focus - We focus on our strengths as a studio. Our teams might work across different projects, but our goals and vision should be clear for everyone.
  • Teamwork - We are a collective who thrive working across teams, empowering each other to succeed.
  • Respect - Respect at CA is given as a default, we respect each other as diverse and unique individuals, who come together to create games our fans will love.
  • Trust - Alongside respect, we trust each other, our teams and our leaders as experts of their craft. Everyone is given creative autonomy and freedom to make a real contribution to our projects and our legacy.
Our studio sites have disabled access. We are an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, religion or belief.  
Salary Based on experience
Location South East
Job Category Marketing
Date posted 12/06/2019
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