Marcom Producer

Velan Studios
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Posted
June 21, 2022
Full Time
Troy, NY

Velan Studios is looking for its next super star team member with a passion for bringing innovative, ground-breaking videogame experiences to market. As an independent game studio, Velan Studios places invention and creativity at the heart of the studio and needs a passionate and creative publishing team to introduce our products to the world.

Velan Studios is looking for a Producer (Marcom Production) to work as part of our Publishing team as the primary liaison between Velan, and all creative partners internal and external. This position will drive milestones – what, when, who - and coordinate resources ensuring the timely development of creative campaigns for titles across our portfolio. You will report into the CMO and work closely with external agencies, the brand management, community/social, first-party and production teams.

You are a highly organized individual who has worked as a producer or project manager in an entertainment, videogame, film/digital production or advertising agency environment. You are used to a high level of multi-tasking and a fast-moving environment. You will be solution oriented, a strong communicator and collaborator.

Responsibilities

  • Creates and maintains schedule from initial briefing through finished product
  • Ensures key milestones are met and creative projects stay on track
  • Provides regular status updates to all stakeholders through review sessions and email communications
  • Works closely with creative teams to ensure projects milestones are met
  • Forecasts potential bottlenecks to ensure resource allocation is accurate and manageable
  • Resource management across internal and external teams
  • Set up the Velan team for success with all creative materials

Requirements

  • 3-5 years as a project manager or producer at a Creative Ad Agency, Videogame Publisher/Studio, Entertainment Company or Post-Production facility.
  • Self-driven leader with the ability to take projects from inception to execution
  • Experience developing, creating, and refining project management processes
  • Experience supporting remote teams across multiple time zones
  • Excellent understanding of project management tools
  • Strong communication, problem-solving and follow-through skills
  • Detail-oriented with ability to set priorities within multiple tasks/projects.
About 
Velan Studios

Velan Studios is a small team going after multiple, bold creative new ideas. Many of us have done the large, AAA development thing for decades. But we think with a seasoned and scrappy team, we can do things differently – so every member of the team has a creative voice.


Working Better, Together

We are building an environment conducive to delivering our best work. Our office is a community that works and plays together.

  • Unconventionally World Class. We embrace the unexpected. We create breakthrough games by building on our expertise and challenging conventions. We are scrappy: solving problems and inventing new experiences in audacious new ways. These unconventional approaches lead to unexpected discoveries.
  • Stay Curious. Curiosity drives us and our experiences. We find energy in new ideas and approaches. We use technology and design to bring new experiences to the gaming community. We cultivate an environment that encourages experimentation and rigor. We relentlessly pursue the MAGIC.
  • Respect and Responsibility. We are passionate about being an inclusive community of unique individuals. We believe in prioritizing and respecting the player. Our players’ time is valuable and we are honored that they choose to spend part of it with us. We respect the members of our team and know that they will make the right choices with our players in mind at every level.
  • Community of Makers and Players. We are stronger together than the sum of our parts: we value people and perspectives. Community is a way to get things done. We seek to engage our community wherever we can in building great games. It is a springboard for innovation. It is a well of talent and a means to finding new game experiences.

A Great Place to Work and Live

Velan Studios is located in the beautiful Capital Region of Upstate New York, which includes Albany and Troy. The Capital Region is a growing tech & creative hub with a thriving video game development scene. Our offices are located in Troy’s historic downtown, which is comprised of renovated historic buildings full of new energy. The region boasts beautiful architecture, great museums, and amazing history. It’s also a very affordable city, with great events, hip nightlife and is accessible to a variety of outdoor adventures, making it a perfect spot to live.

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