Official Tournament Store Manager (Hybrid)

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Posted 03 April 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Contact NameChris Mellor

Job description

We're working with Konami as they recruit for an Official Tournament Store Manager to join their Windsor-based team and support the day-to-day operations of the Organised Play Team.

As the OTS Manager you will highly organised individual with strong communication skills, able to handle all day-to-day operations which fall under the Organised Play teams are of responsibility.

Your role and responsibilities will include... 
  • Function as the driver of day-to-day operations within the European branch Yu-Gi-Oh! Organised Play operations
  • Collaborate with external agencies and internal communication teams to drive awareness of tournament store locator, marketing programs, and other associated Organised Play activities
  • Oversee production of branded items for the purpose of tournament prizing, in-store branding, and other similar activities
  • Coordinate the creation of guides and other materials, supporting stores and players with information on the official tournament platform and associated companion app
  • Support the development of the official tournament platform and associated companion app, collating feedback and providing to the development team
  • Support logistical operations, including maintaining a database of information relevant for international shipments
  • Line management duties, including coordinating day-to-day operations with the team
  • Communicate current ongoing activities to key stakeholders, including reports of ongoing and completed activities
  • Oversee creation of support documentation for Organised Play activities and platforms
  • Manage Qualified Player Lists for competitive Organised Play Programs
  • Support with other Organised Play tasks as required

The skills and experience you'll bring to the role...
  • 3 or more years working in Organised Play or Project Management
  • Experienced in managing multiple projects simultaneously, while working to tight deadlines
  • Understanding of project management tools and software
  • Strong competency with MS Suite
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong knowledge, and enthusiasm for the Gaming industry
  • Willingness to travel
  • Ability to work experience in a multicultural environment
  • Additional language skills beneficial