Outsourcing Manager - On site - Barcelona, ES

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Posted 24 March 2022
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Contact NameLiam Hollinshead

Job description

Outsourcing Manager



Smilegate - Barcelona, ES

Smilegate Barcelona are seeking an exceptionally organised and talented Outsourcing Manager who is excited about the opportunities that outsourcing can afford them, and has a strong sense of service to help free their Leads to focus on the game by taking ownership of this important task!

Outsourcing will play a key role in the success of Smilegate's future. As an Outsourcing Manager, you will have the opportunity to get hands-on in multiple areas of the games development stages.

Smilegate want to empower the teams internally and externally to both co-exist as one; you will be the bridge that helps them reach that goal.

Your role and responsibilities will include...

  • Managing day-to-day communication with outsourcers on behalf of the Leads, seeking clarification from Leads when necessary
  • Creating guidelines to provide to the Outsource Teams
  • Building internal and external roadmaps
  • Working closely with production and Heads of Department to ensure deadlines are being met
  • Ensuring contracts and guides are correct for external teams
  • Travelling to events and multiple vendors around the world on occasion

For this role, you'll need...

  • An excellent track record with credits on at least 1-2 shipped games
  • Working knowledge of industry-standard software
  • Excellent understanding of the current standards of art in the game industry

Bonus points if you have...

  • Previous project management experience
  • A specialisation with Unreal Engine

Interested? Want to know more?
Email liam.hollinshead@aswift.com or call +44 (0)1709 834777