Job position

Production Director (M/NB/W)

Project Management, Permanent

Job Description

You will join the team of one of our unannounced projects. Working with a Senior producer, you will be implementing the best processes, methods and tools to ship a huge game and make sure the production goes well and reaches its goals. 

As a Production Director, your assignements will focus around three topics

Production direction 

  • Define the game development strategy and the main deliverables 
  • Participate to the construction of the organizational structure of the project in order to enhance and optimize the talents within the team 
  • Elaborate and implement a clear decision-making framework and make sure it is widely known. You might have to adapt it along the production 
  • Optimize the methods on the project to ensure a clear and simple coordination between the teams and job families involved in the project 
  • Setup, update and follow-up the production dashboards 
  • Setup the best tools to ensure a great communication within the team 
  • Participate to the budget follow-up 
  • Define the best practices in production management et broadcast them through the different projects of the studio 

Content

  • Define deliverables and risks for the project as well as the implications on planning and budgets
  • Follow-up the advancement of the deliverables with the production managers and make sure that the producing team is regularly updated 
  • Offer and setup plans to face potential delays in the production or quality issues 
  • Make sure that the quality level expected for the game is reached thanks to the best processes, tools and methods. 
  • Participate to the technologic choices with the Senior Producer and the technical and IT teams. 

Management

  • You will have a team, starting with two people (data analyst and project coordinator)
  • Ensure your team is well engaged. Follow-up their morale and make sure they have all they need to succeed 
  • Act as a coach for your team 

Qualifications

In order to take on this challenge, we are looking for someone whose experience looks like this  

Profesionnal background 

  • At least ten years of experience as a producer, associate producer or similar roles in project management in multimedia or gaming fields 
  • Strong and recognized project management skills. We will expect you to show how you delivered big games / projects successfully respecting the cost, quality, delays and ressources goals 

We will also value the qualities and knowledge below 

  • Strong knowledge of how video games are made 
  • Leadership qualities 
  • Analysis and problem solving mindset 
  • Innovative ideas 
  • Result driven mind  
  • Great communication 
  • English is necessary, French is a plus. 

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