Senior Marketing Manager

Job Title: Senior Marketing Manager

Contract/Permanent: Permanent only

Location of Role: Dundee


YoYo Games, part of the Playtech family is the home of GameMaker: Studio™, the fastest and friendliest cross-platform game development technology out there. GameMaker Studio has been downloaded over 7 million times. We’re on a mission to ensure game development is available to all.


YoYo Games are looking for a Senior Marketing Manager!

YoYo Games is the home of GameMaker: Studio™, the fastest and friendliest cross-platform game development technology out there. GameMaker has been downloaded over 7 million times. We’re on a mission to ensure game development is available to all.

From our humble beginnings, we have always ensured that GameMaker was built and developed with usability and efficiency in mind – and that’s no different today. A single code base and a low barrier to entry coupled with a very high skill ceiling mean we accommodate all levels of user, from the hobbyists to the seasoned developers. We then allow all games to run natively across a multitude of platforms including PS4, Xbox One, Android, iOS, OS X, HTML5, Linux, Windows 8, Windows Phone 8 and Windows RT.


The role:

YoYo Games has never been more popular and with key product releases on the horizon we’re now looking for an ambitious Senior Marketing Manager to ensure each release reaches its potential, creating as big a splash as possible when it launches.

As Senior Marketing Manager, your day to day role will involve the planning, development and implementation of all of YoYo Games marketing strategies, marketing communications, and marketing campaigns, both external and internal. You will look after our image, brand and also its standing within the market place. Ever vigilant, we expect you to be able to identify opportunities to launch new products or to enter new markets; manage marketing budgets; project revenue and growth potential; conduct necessary market-research studies and oversee all the company’s marketing projects.

The ideal candidate will couple strong managerial and communication skills with detail-oriented research ability, have imagination and enthusiasm, an eye for trends and products and will work well in a fast-paced, energetic environment while striving to meet high goals.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:


Experience & Qualifications

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To apply for this position, send your current CV to jobs@yoyogames.com , with "Senior Marketing Manager" in the subject line.

A bit about us

YoYo Games joined the Playtech family in 2015. Being based in Dundee, we are thrilled to be at the centre of one of the most beautiful countries in the world, Scotland. The quality of life here is affordable and exciting. We have beautiful cities, vibrant nightlife, skiing, castles, hill walking and beaches all within easy reach of our studio. Dundee has 2 great universities and Abertay is considered one of the top universities to study Games design.

We believe in an open, relaxed and fun environment where creativity and talent thrive and is encouraged every day. From our humble beginnings, we have always ensured that GameMaker was built and developed with usability and efficiency in mind – and that’s no different today. A single code base and a low barrier to entry coupled with a very high skill ceiling mean we accommodate all levels of user, from the hobbyists to the seasoned developers. We then allow all games to run natively across a multitude of platforms including PS4, Xbox One, Android, iOS, OS X, HTML5, Linux, Windows 8, Windows Phone 8 and Windows RT.

About Playtech

Founded in 1999, Playtech is a leading software provider for online gaming operators and can be positively considered as one of the pioneers of the worldwide online and land-based gaming industry. The company's business portfolio consists of the most prominent names in the business, including Bet365, William Hill, PaddyPower, Gala, Coral, Betclic, Winner, Betfair, Poker770, etc. Behind the eminent success of Playtech's products and services there are around 5,000 people located in 14 countries, the majority of whom are engaged in research and development of current and future gaming technologies.

Here at Playtech, we strive to constantly innovate - adding new applications and functionality to our already impressive product suite. You will find yourself working alongside some of the most talented professionals in the industry, with all of them consistently delivering quality work to ensure our brand remains at the forefront of the gaming industry.

For additional information on Playtech, and the Playtech Group of companies, please visit http://www.playtech.com

Playtech is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applicants

Unless otherwise instructed, we will retain your details on file for 6 months in accordance with the data protection act

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