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Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. is a leading, international digital entertainment company that publishes video games for game consoles such as PlayStation 4, Xbox one, Nintendo Switch, as well as mobile games. The company’s popular franchises include Metal Gear Solid, Pro Evolution Soccer, Silent Hill, DanceDanceRevolution and Castlevania, among other top titles. Konami also manufactures the wildly popular Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME, which has sold more than 25 billion cards worldwide. We are looking for talented people that have a passion for gaming and the skills and experience listed below.

Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. El Segundo, CA

  • Director of Production, Card Business

    The Director of Production works primarily with outside vendors for the manufacturing of Card Business’ products. This includes but is not limited to finding new potential vendors, setting product specifications, negotiating and maintaining schedules, checking and maintaining quality. This position also requires applying for product codes in the internal system, plus other duties as assigned.

    RESPONSIBILITIES:

    ·         Managing third party vendor relationships, including negotiating on pricing, as needed

    ·         Coordinating production schedules internally and externally

    ·         Performing press checks and maintaining quality as set by Japanese standards

    ·         Working with vendors to come up with the best product configurations – explore ways to reduce cost without impacting quality

    ·         Confirming product configurations and specifications

    ·         Working with internal and external parties on all aspects of the production cycle

    ·         Proofing assets

    ·         Managing production team in the coordination of production schedules and asset production, both product and marketing

    ·         Assist Brand, Events and OP as necessary in marketing collateral production.

    ·         Communicate with corporate headquarter offices in Japan about detailed design and print requirements in specific terminology.

    ·         Required to travel 5 times a year for trips which last approximately 15 days.

    Supervises 5 subordinates

     

    ·         BA/BS required.

    ·         2 years exp. as Manager in Sales or Production with a multinational corporation doing business in at least 2 countries involved in a collectible, trading card game, graphic novels or printing, within the functional area of production required.

    ·         Experience must include experience in print production management, print quality control and print price negotiations.

    ·         Experience with collectible, trading card game or graphic novel industry required.

    ·         Experience in successful negotiations with vendors.

     

     
    Send resume to kdehr@konami.com

     

  • Marketing- User Acquisition Specialist

    Job description

    KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Develop, manage, and optimize user acquisition/engagement campaigns across mobile platforms through research, and measurement of key KPIs to meet ROI goals.
    • Develop and manage creatives and copies to provide the most effective multi-language marketing activities in our global market by working closely with our in-house creative team, related departments, and partners.
    • Collaborate with related departments to develop and manage other marketing activities such as social marketing, events, and PR.
    • Create and manage a user acquisition funnel by analyzing, planning, and executing app store optimization (ASO).
    • Manage and measure all marketing activities through quantitative/qualitative research and analysis to drive PDCA and provide input on how to improve processes.
    • Manage schedule and budgets to ensure appropriate allocation of resources.
    • Responsible for administrative tasks related to all marketing activities.

    MANAGING DATA DRIVEN PERFORMANCE MARKETING

    • Ensure games are measured, tagged and tracked correctly, so performance of in-app events can be quantitatively measured and adjusted as needed to meet objectives.
    • Collaborate with our analytics team and production team on implementation and testing.
    • Determine the appropriate methods and a system of metrics for measuring marketing effectiveness.
    • Analyze and investigate marketing KPI data from both performance-based and brand marketing perspectives.
    • Conduct in-depth post-campaign analytics and other ad-hoc analysis. Lead marketing measurement efforts, targeting, segmentation, and media mix modeling.

    TEAMWORK AND SELF MOTIVATION

    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including our international production team to identify opportunities and implement recommendations to drive the success of Konami games.
    • Coordinate with content rights holders as needed to gain approvals of marketing materials or maximize co-marketing opportunities.
    • Take leadership and be passionate about developing and executing new ideas by overcoming challenges in high pressure situations.
    • Report performance of activities such as campaign performance, PR/Event execution, and creative performance to the Senior Marketing Manager.

    Requirements:

    • +2 years of mobile game marketing experience
    • Basic understanding of digital marketing tools and BI
    • Must be able to travel as needed
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing or a related field
    • A passion for mobile gaming
    • Multi-Language speaker is a plus.

    Please send resumes to kdehr@konami.com

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