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Communications Manager - Dundee, UK

Video Games - Marketing
Ref: 449 Date Posted: Wednesday 05 Jan 2022
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We are looking for a new talented and passionate team member to join the marketing team at YoYo Games!

As their Gaming Communication Manager, you will have a key role in shaping the communications aspect of our products, which are used by hundreds of millions of people around the world. This is a global role so you will be working across several markets and products.

Responsibilities

  • Create communication and marketing strategies for new product features, launches, events, and promotions.
  • Create informative and interesting press releases, press kits, newsletters, and related.
  • Identify international events and editorial opportunities to contribute to a modern PR strategy.
  • Establish good relations and liaise with top international journalists to build trust, brand credibility, and interest in Opera products.
  • Prepare media activity reports and report on projects.
  • Manage international PR agencies and content creation teams.
  • Be a public spokesperson who can represent the company.
  • Monitor online reputation and manage responses, ensure accurate external communication and anticipate risks.
  • Respond to communication-related issues in a timely manner.

What we’re looking for

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, public relations, or relevant field.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Strong knowledge of communication practices and techniques.
  • A deep knowledge and passion for gaming.
  • An existing network of contacts to gaming-centric media outlets.
  • Outstanding English, written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work with multiple international internal and external teams.
  • Proven experience creating targeted content is advantageous.
  • Excellent organizational and leadership abilities.
  • An avid interest in new technologies and preferably experience with.
  • You must be able to multitask and work well under pressure.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment

Interested? Apply now!