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Executive Producer for AAA Franchise

Job Title: Executive Producer for AAA Franchise
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Start Date: 2017-05-15
Reference: 2567
Contact Name: Brett Kashket
Contact Email: gamescreative@creativepersonnel.co.uk
Job Published: August 11, 2017 16:23

Job Description

I am on the lookout for an Executive Producer, for one of the best selling and most exciting franchises in Games.



What your role will entail


  • Be the first point of contact for anything project related including; Schedule, Budget, Product Vision, Client Management and Alignment, Team morale.
  • Maintain a well-organized and efficient team.
  • Identify and solve issues before they turn into bigger problems.
  • Create a "can-do" atmosphere that drives the team to perform beyond their expectations.
  • Hold your team accountable for the quality of the game experience.
  • Coordinate and manage a diverse team of Designers, Artist, Programmers and Production staff.
  • Work in close partnership with our external clients to maintain alignment throughout the project.
  • Work closely with senior management to build and maintain our production reputation and reach within the industry.
  • Negotiate all contracts with external resources used on the project.
  • Own multiple project P&L’s to maintain project profitability.
Skills you'll need
  • Leadership skills including attracting and inspiring top talent, public speaking that drives action, and creating a culture to succeed no matter what.
  • Passionate about games and the "craft" of making games.
  • At least 7+ years of full-time experience working in Games development as a Senior Producer or higher.
  • Have delivered at least 2 AAA Console or PC titles.
  • Deep understanding of game development and pipelines including knowledge of latest production methodologies (Agile, SCRUM, Waterfall, Lean)
  • Ability to balance forecasting, strategy, planning, and execution.
  • Proven track record of delivering projects on time and to quality
  • Solid understanding of major trends in the gaming business.
  • Strong presentation skills at every level of the business
  • Excellent organisational and interpersonal skills.
  • Proactive and friendly attitude.
  • Good understanding of: Office 365, Jira, Perforce
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience a plus
  • UE4 Experience a plus.
  • Working knowledge of languages outside English a plus.