Influencer Strategy Assistant

What is the Job?

Our ideal Influencer Strategy Assistant will have some experience communicating directly with influencers and thinking outside of the box. They will be enthusiastic about getting our PC and console titles in front of, and supported by, the influencers around the world!

What you will be doing

  • Assist the Influencer Strategist with administrative workflow, deadlines, and collaborative duties to execute influencer campaigns and establish Devolver Digital’s PC and console titles among influencers around the world.
  • Help maintain and grow a global network of influencers through ongoing discovery, rapport building, and strong working relationships.
  • Report on influencer performance and related analytics weekly/bi-weekly/monthly.
  • Apply your knowledge of the leading influencer platforms (e.g. YouTube, Twitch) and their respective cultures and trends in all campaign tasks.
  • Apply your vast experience in video games - particularly indie games - and industry trends toward campaign building and recommendations with the Influencer Strategist.
  • Communicate professionally and effectively across various mediums (e.g. email, Discord, Twitter, video calls) with the influencer base, their viewers, and adjacent industry professionals, as well as fellow staff members.
  • Monitor and capture influencer activities relating to our titles on streaming, video, and social platforms.
  • Evaluate inbound requests for our titles.
  • Play test Devolver titles and provide feedback.
  • Manage campaign assets and ensure branding consistency.

How you will be doing it

  • You’ll be reporting to the Senior Influencer Strategist as well as working with other Devolver team members to help deliver thoughtful and successful influencer campaigns.
  • You’ll think creatively, be motivated by challenges, and constantly strive for the best.
  • You’ll learn new skills and enhance your existing knowledge on the job.

Team

Our personality is at the heart of what Devolver means to its staff, customers, partners, and the developers who choose to work with us. The success of Devolver is built in no small part on the personalities and values of its team, which permeate everything the company has done since its inception.

We love games, and all the people who make them, play them and write and make videos about them. We want this deeply personal passion to shine through in everything we do and say as individuals and as a company.

Nice to Haves

  • Curious self-starter with a desire to learn on the job.
  • Passion for games and knowledge of content creators in the industry.
  • Knowledge of both current and emerging global platforms, including but not limited to Twitch streaming, Facebook streaming, YouTube streaming, TikTok, and Discord.
  • An understanding of how influencers can play a key role in building brand awareness, affinity, content creation, and driving commercial value for brands.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, with excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Highly organized, with strong attention to detail.
  • Experience creating online content.

We Offer

In addition to a competitive salary, we also offer:

  • RSU Grants
  • Team Lunch and social events.
  • Great work-life balance with flexible working hours.
  • Regular in-person events and opportunities to socialize with the team. Or not.
  • Work from home, or work from Rome. Offices are optional.
  • Video Games!

How to Apply

Please send covering letter and CV to: influencer-strategy-assistant@jobs.devolverdigital.com


Deadline for applications is Friday, November 4, 2022


About Us

Devolver Digital is a video game publisher specializing in indie games. The company was founded in 2009, and has since grown into a 200+ person operation spread across the world. In 2021 Devolver Digital acquired development studios Croteam, Dodge Roll, Nerial and Firefly Studios . It was also publicly listed on the AIM in that year.

As an equal opportunities employer, Devolver Digital is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective employees and does not condone discrimination on the basis of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, gender identity, or marriage and civil partnership. We aspire to have a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourage suitably qualified applicants from a wide range of backgrounds to apply and join Devolver.

Senior Producer

This is a remote opportunity based in North America.

Summary

At Devolver Digital we work with a range of project types, developers, platforms, budgets and timelines. We know that no two games - or developers - are the same, so we adapt our approach to suit the needs of our projects and teams.

You’ll not only bring games into the world while learning and growing. The work that you do will also benefit the growth of our partner teams. You will “own” a number of projects and be responsible for them being successfully published.

To do this, you will work in collaboration with other Producers, Brand Managers and the team of Devolvers from across the world, touching all parts of the business.


About You

  • Game production experience (developer or publisher.)
  • Demonstrable record of creating and maintaining schedule and milestone documentation.
  • High proficiency in productivity and communications software, i.e. Slack, Asana, JIRA, Trello, Confluence.
  • A passion for playing games across diverse genres.
  • A strong knowledge of the video game marketplace and fundamental business models.
  • Self-starting, self-sufficient and disciplined.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Working with partners to manage the completion of games according to their contracts.
  • Working with partners to manage the creation of budget, schedule and milestone definitions.
  • Maintaining strong communications with partners to discuss project progress, concerns or changes etc. as well as business-level requirements.
  • Weekly check-ins with development partners on progress.
  • Communication and management of the Localisation process.
  • Helping developers collaborate with outsourced QA resources for a range of testing requirements.
  • Providing detailed notes and feedback on milestone submissions and checking against agreed criteria.
  • Monthly milestone approvals, including written reviews of deliverables and adjustments of budget and schedule where necessary.
  • Monthly review of financial forecasts.
  • Weekly updates of the Status tracking sheet and of the project within the Production team.
  • Providing the Production and wider Devolver team with pertinent information about the game content and timings to optimize its release.

Other Responsibilities

  • Identifying any ways to improve the delivery and/or content of the game and to work with various partners to weigh up the pros and cons of this potential change. This might include areas such as:
    • Development support (code / data.)
    • Focus tests.
    • Cultural reviews.
    • Brand / PR / Marketing partnerships
  • Working with first-party platforms both dev-side (i.e. product creation, release management and patching) and store-side (assets, metadata and localized text.)
  • Manage legal relationships with partners through from NDAs to contract amendments.
  • Help Devolver document as many processes as possible in order to share knowledge.
  • Support, challenge and improve our communication and production tools.

Bonus Points

  • Previous experience of working in other development disciplines, i.e. audio / design / QA.
  • Experience of game engines and workflow, i.e. Unity, Unreal, platform SDKs.
  • Awareness of game mechanics, balance, pacing and difficulty.
  • Technical skills, i.e. scripting, macros, python, tool programming.
  • Previous experience of representing games to consumers and press.
  • Experience working on GaaS LiveOps.

How to Apply

Please email a copy of your CV to hr@devolverdigital.com, with "Senior Producer Application - YOUR NAME" in the subject line, and also let us know why you’re right for this role.


Deadline for applications is Friday, November 4, 2022


About Us

Devolver Digital is a video game publisher specializing in indie games. The company was founded in 2009, and has since grown into a 40+ person operation spread across the world. In 2021 Devolver Digital acquired development studios Croteam, Dodgeroll and Nerial. It was also publicly listed on the AIM in that year.

As an equal opportunities employer, Devolver Digital is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective employees and does not condone discrimination on the basis of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, gender identity, or marriage and civil partnership. We aspire to have a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourage suitably qualified applicants from a wide range of backgrounds to apply and join Devolver.