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Marketing Operations, Senior Specialist / Manager

London 224

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Job Description:

We are looking for a Marketing Operations Manager to drive a diverse range of projects and initiatives for the Marketing Organisation at King.

Our job is to enable the delivery of magical customer experiences for King’s 270 million players across the globe throughout our network of games. Want to be a part of it?

Your role within the Kingdom

This is an opportunity to join a highly valued and dynamic team that supports a range of functions across the business in a creative, challenging and collaborative environment, where your ideas will be as valued as your marketing and project management expertise.

The Marketing Operations team is uniquely positioned at the intersection of the business, technology, data and third parties with the goal of continuously evolving the way we operate in Marketing.

Creating magical player experiences means always being at the cutting edge of our Marketing, so your role will always be evolving as new things come up!

Your responsibilities will include:

Project Management

  • Manage projects from inception to completion, partnering with the Marketing, Technology and Games teams

  • Create and maintain project plans, trackers, and follow up routines

  • Establish effective project communication plans, ensuring effective execution

  • Prepare business cases


Marketing Technology

  • Drive efforts to integrate 3rd party and internal tools for the marketing team

  • Collaborate closely with technical teams and marketing stakeholders to deliver solutions

  • Create, maintain and build relationships with external vendors


Lead implementation of "work smarter" initiatives by:

  • Collaborating across teams to create, optimize and implement marketing processes to improve collaboration, communication, speed and content creation

  • Looking for opportunities for automation and how to reduce complexity

  • Analyzing trends and themes, make recommendations on ways to continually improve and refine the way we work


Skills to create thrills:

Above all you are passionate about marketing and have a strong interest in technology.

Other skills include:

  • Experience working within a consumer internet or gaming business in a marketing operations or project management role.

  • Experience managing cross- functional initiatives and projects in a dynamic agile business environment

  • Strong aptitude for identifying problems, troubleshooting issues and problem- solving

  • Ability to transform an idea into a viable end to end implementation plan

  • Detail orientated, quality focused and player centric

  • A self- starter who is willing to roll up your sleeves and get things done

  • Demonstrable ability to work in a dynamic environment with high ambiguity

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills with the ability to build relationships internally and externally across all levels

About King

King is a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world, with people all around the world playing one or more of our games, including franchises such as Candy Crush, Farm Heroes, Pet Rescue and Bubble Witch.
We have 249 million monthly active users as of fourth quarter 2019 across web, social and mobile platforms. King was acquired by Activision Blizzard Inc. (Nasdaq ATVI) in February 2016 and operates as an independent unit of the
company.

A Great Saga Needs All Sorts of Heroes

Making games is fun. Especially when you do it with people who share the same idea of what makes a good workplace great. We design games for everyone, no matter where they are or who they are, and we employ all sorts of people from all kinds of backgrounds to bring them to life. Truth is, we simply cannot expect diversity in our players and originality in our games without first nurturing it in our people. A great saga needs all sorts of heroes.

Making the World Playful

Making the World Playful is what inspires us to create new experiences and raise the bar. It’s what makes King a place where we can all dream bigger, continue to add innovation to our games, broadening the portfolio and exploring new territories in mid- core and casual. We take the art and science of gaming to the next level through our curiosity for the unexplored, passion for games, respect for each other and love for our players – and we’re not afraid to have fun along the way. In fact, together with our parent company Activision Blizzard and experts around the world, we believe having fun is good for you. There has never been a better time to join us. We're dreaming bigger and see a world of possibilities ahead. If you share our passion, our values, and our hunger to shape the future, join us in Making the World Playful!

Applications needs to be in English.
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