Producer (Hybrid Options)

Posted 12 January 2023
Salary Negotiable
LocationKnutsford
Job type Permanent
DisciplineProduction
Reference18544
Contact NameConnor Green

Job description

We are supporting Merge games as they look for a Producer to join their growing team.

Merge Games is a global video game publisher, developer, and distributor based near Manchester, UK. The company publishes and distributes games worldwide for PC, consoles, and streaming platforms including Dead Cells, Streets of Rage 4, Spirit of the North, Cloudpunk, Aragami, and Alex Kidd in Miracle World DX.

Your responsibilities…

  • Schedule projects and ensure changes and concerns are addressed
  • Continuous evaluation of the quality of active projects
  • Creation, maintenance, and submission of product entries on platform holders’ systems
  • Manage external partners
  • Collaberate closely with marketing on designated products

The skills and experience you'll bring to the role....

  • Previous Production experience held in the video games industry, including full project lifecycle experience
  • Current and comprehensive understanding of video game releases and market climate
  • Competency in Microsoft Office suite
  • Ability to work with direction and under own initiative
  • Ability to plan and manage high workloads
  • A good eye for detail
  • Fluent verbal and written communication skills 
  • Solid grasp of the game development process including console platform considerations
It's a bonus if you have…
  • Competency in Adobe CC suite (Photoshop, Premiere Pro, and InDesign)
  • Understanding of video game retail
  • Knowledge of video game QA process and reporting tools
  • Understanding of code submission compliance on major platforms
  • Operational understanding of major platforms, including XBX|S and PS5