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(Expired) Project Manager, Marketing (Temp)

3 months ago by Call of Duty World League

  Santa Monica (California), USA

Level: Intermediate

Contract: Freelance (Paid)

Sectors: Marketing, Project Management

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Call of Duty World League (CWL) is the official global esports league of the Call of Duty franchise. Teams from around the world compete online in the CWL National Circuit and at Global Open tournaments and in global arenas in the CWL Pro League for prizes and their chance to battle at the annual Call of Duty World League Championship. The league is ready to bring thrilling excitement to fans around the globe!

The team is looking for a collaborative, communicative, and self-starter Project Manager (Temp) to work with our Marketing team. This includes working with internal teams such as marketing, brand management, broadcast, creative services, events and external teams. The ideal candidate is also able to flex to support other areas as needed and enjoys working in a flexible, team-oriented environment. Excellent organizational, project management, and communication skills are required in addition to being a champion for your team, partners, and product.

Responsibilities

  • Work with creative vendors to develop and execute project scopes of work
  • Manage and develop the overall roadmap and calendar, and drive internal and external alignment on key milestones, projects, and launches
  • Manage budget allocations and actuals with Brand Marketing lead
  • Own and drive relationships with key stakeholders and teams
  • Provide motivation and direction to ensure that project goals, objectives, milestones, and deliverables are achieved
  • Identify risks and opportunities; understand what impacts our customers, fans, attendees, and viewers
  • Champion transparency – communicate project status and roadmap to varied audiences, communicate with teams and partners upstream and downstream, as well as to other stakeholders and leadership
  • Work with your teams and stakeholders to create a positive and collaborative team culture
  • Learn and develop a deep understanding of your areas

Qualifications

  • A minimum of 4 year of experience in project management
  • Experience simultaneously running multiple projects through a full lifecycle
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Well-versed in project management methods, including process development and execution
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, etc)
  • Experience with project management or tracking tools, documentation tools
  • Experience with marketing, social, event, creative teams

Pluses

  • Agency project management/producer experience
  • Experience in the video game, tech, or film industries
  • Experience with marketing, social, event, creative teams
  • Bachelor's degree, or equivalent experience
  • Passionate about the emerging esports landscape
  • Formal project management certification such as PMP or ScrumMaster

Required Application Materials

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter which should include:
    • Why you are interested in working at Activision Blizzard Esports
    • Why you are passionate about program management and team collaboration
    • Your personal working and communication style

**Only submittals with Cover Letters will be considered

Blizzard Entertainment is a global company committed to growing our employees along with the business. We offer generous benefits and perks with an eye on providing true work / life balance. We’ve worked hard to foster an intensely collaborative and creative environment, a diverse and inclusive employee culture, and training and opportunity for professional growth. Our people are everything. Our core values are real, and our mission has never changed. We are dedicated to creating the most epic entertainment experiences…ever. Join us!

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