Production Director

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Posted 20 June 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
DisciplineGame Production
Contact NameDaniel Butcher

Job description

We’re working with Splash Damage as they look for a Production Director to join their studio.

As Production Director you will partner closely with the Executive Producer, Production and Game teams to concept, define and implement engaging features, content, and systems that are aimed at improving and, or addressing key metric needs and targets.

You will be responsible for managing the content and release roadmap, organizing with the product team and development management teams to ensure the product vision is matched by a world class content roadmap that responds directly to what the players love and want. You will also be responsible for both the ongoing critical and commercial success of the game and building a best-in-class game team.

The skills and experience you’ll bring to the role…
  • Passion for the gaming industry and its current trends, being an avid gamer yourself
  • Ability to actualise visions through capable team management, tactical execution, and unrelenting focus on daily progress
  • Assist the team to determine content prioritisation, connecting player engagement efforts to the broader vision
  • Experience empowering others to drive their own ambitions by fostering an environment of shared ownership, accountability, constructive criticism, recognition, appreciation, and collaboration
  • Prior experience guiding teams down the right path ensuring confidence is put into the work the studio and team makes
  • Eye for detail, being analytical minded to tune and improve the products key metrics
Perks and benefits include…
  • Substantial performance-related pay on top of your wage
  • Enhanced pension contributions 
  • Bespoke visa and relocation packages for you and your family
  • Industry-leading fully paid 30 weeks maternity leave and 10 weeks paternity leave
  • Private Medical and Dental cover for you and your family, along with a 24/7 digital GP service
  • Extensive Mental Health support, with Line Manager Mental Health training, a group of Mental Health First Aiders, and on-site or remote counselling
  • Bespoke Learning and Development course framework to help you grow
The Splash Damage studio culture is rooted in an open, friendly, and collaborative environment. Their games are made by people from all over the world, and from their entry-level hires to industry veterans, they believe that fostering that diverse culture is the best way to build both their games and their studio.

Splash Damage have won numerous awards, including a ‘World-Class’ accreditation by Best Companies and being named one of the UK’s 100 Best Large Companies to work for.