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(Expired) Brand Manager - APAC

1 month ago by Activision Blizzard

  Sydney, Australia

Level: Intermediate

Contract: Full Time (Paid)

Sector: Marketing

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Job Title:

Brand Manager - APAC

Requisition ID:

R000363

Job Description:

Job Title: Brand Manager

Reporting To: Publishing Manager

Department: Publishing

Location: Sydney, Australia

Your Mission

Activision Blizzard is looking for an experienced Brand Manager to join the Asia Pacific publishing team. This is someone who has a deep understanding of regional market dynamics, progressive marketing strategies and brand management, but also a keen appreciation for the role community, PR, and of course, developers play in creating epic experiences for players. Core responsibilities are:

  • Working with multiple agencies and internal stakeholders to identify and deliver key regional marketing programmes for the year.
  • Key interface with the global office in securing head-office buy-in and support to APAC initiatives.
  • Provide close support to local APAC territory teams in order to ensure programmes implement effectively.
  • Ensure programmes have clear and effective performance measures and player insights built into their design ahead of implementation and that post campaign ROI assessments are completed on-time and with rigor.
  • Help translate consumer insights & market intelligence into clear priorities and programming choices for the franchise in APAC.
  • Work cross-functionally between consumer marketing, communications, insights, partnerships, operations, legal and finance teams to ensure effective planning and budget control.
  • Manage regular team meetings with APAC territories & Global teams.
  • Travel within APAC and Internationally as required.

Player Profile

As the Brand Manager, you will develop, oversee, and drive all go-to-market activities across several franchises. You will be responsible for the regional health of these brands. You will execute strategic, innovative, cross-functional campaigns that maximize player acquisition and engagement.

You should be able to approach challenges creatively and methodically, demonstrating data to deliver recommendations. You thrive in a dynamic, creative environment, and are well versed in prioritizing your work. You have a passion for cultivating relationships and enjoy working in a collaborative environment. Requirements are:

  • Minimum 3-5 years of marketing experience within interactive entertainment, mobile, and technology-based companies.
  • Proven international or regional experience preferably in APAC countries – understanding of Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, SE Asia, Australia and New Zealand.
  • Strong business, analytical, and critical thinking skills
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities, and complete complex projects within deadlines
  • Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communications skills
  • Ability to travel overseas if/when required
  • Passion for, and in-depth knowledge of Activision and Blizzard games highly desirable

Your Platform

Our office is located in Wharf 10, Pyrmont – close to Darling Harbour, Barangaroo, King Street Wharf and The Star. We share this beautiful waterfront position with some of the world’s leading corporate and creative brands. With only a 10 minute walk to the heart of the Central Business District, we are well located for public transport links and local parking options are also nearby. Our loft style workspace offers Sydney Harbour views with plenty of natural light. Games areas, professional coffee machine, fresh fruit & breakfast items are all supplied, with plenty of places to sit and enjoy lunch or coffee. Smart/Casual business attire - no business suits or ties to be seen!

Our World

Activision Blizzard, Inc. is the world’s largest interactive entertainment company, with operations across North America, Europe, and Asia. We are home to some of the most beloved entertainment franchises including Call of Duty®, Skylanders®, World of Warcraft®, Overwatch®, Diablo®, Candy Crush™, and Bubble Witch™. Our combined entertainment network delights hundreds of millions of monthly active users across the globe, making us the largest gaming network on the planet!

We’re proud to be included as one of FORTUNE’s "100 Best Companies To Work For®” for five consecutive years and for having received a perfect score on the 2019 Corporate Equality Index released by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, the educational arm of the nation’s largest LGBTQ civil rights organization. We've earned a spot on FORTUNE’s "World’s Best Employers," “Most Admired Companies,” and “Future 50” lists, in addition to, being ranked one of Fast Company's World’s Most Innovative Companies in Gaming for three years in a row. Our global employees are some of the best and brightest talents across engineering, entertainment, media, and technology.

The video game industry and therefore our business is fast-paced and will continue to evolve. As such, the duties and responsibilities of this role may be changed as directed by the Company at any time to promote and support our business and relationships with industry partners.

Activision Blizzard is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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