Suits Optional... Product Marketing Manager
Wizards of the Coast, a subsidiary of Hasbro, Inc., and the world's largest publisher of adventure games, including Magic: The Gathering® Trading Card Game and Dungeons & Dragons® Roleplaying Games has an exciting opportunity for a Brand Manager, Magic: The Gathering to join our product strategy team.
We offer competitive salaries, a great benefits package, and the excitement of working in a creative organization. But the best part of working here is that we think creating products that bring hours of enjoyment to millions around the globe is an inherently cool way to earn a living.
We strongly believe that diversity of experience contributes to a broader collective perspective that will consistently lead to a better company and better products. We are working hard to increase the diversity of our team wherever we can and we actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of it.
WHAT IS THIS ROLE ALL ABOUT?
We have an immediate need for a results-oriented, innovative Product Marketing Manager to support our flagship game brand, Magic: The Gathering. In this role, you will be responsible for managing the international business needs of our global product portfolio. You will work with Regional offices to identify opportunities for new regional product specification, coordinate their localization needs, and help make decisions about how our global sales teams order their product mix. Partnering with internal resources, you will work to develop new products for our regional partners that will be designed to deepen player engagement or create new players in our developing regions. You will also work closely with the product team to identify key selling points for each new product release, and develop information flow to help all of our global sales teams make informed decisions about how to market and sell our products. This will include creatomg internal documentation, leading weekly international conference calls, and leading presentations to global teams and external business partners.
The ideal candidate will have demonstrated expertise in product management and/or product marketing, internal communication management, superior execution of projects from planning through delivery, a passion for product development, and an affinity for games or other lifestyle brands. A working knowledge of and passion for Magic: The Gathering is a huge asset, and experience dealing with the challenges of an international business are a strong plus.
DAY TO DAY RESPONSIBILITIES FOR THIS WIZARD
Under the direction of the Senior Director, Magic Brand Strategy, you will:
AM I QUALIFIED? (Knowledge, Skills and Abilities)
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We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.
The above is intended to describe the general content of and the requirements for satisfactory performance in this position. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of the duties, responsibilities, or requirements of the position.