Partnerships Project Manager

With more than 22m users playing 30m matches every month, FACEIT is the leading competitive gaming platform. We provide gamers the best experience possible by making sure we are always on top of our tech – and continue to deliver industry leading features to our already awesome platform!

The Team:

FACEIT is looking to scale across all departments over the next few years. We have big plans for the future, so we need to make sure we hire the right people who can help us advance to the next level!

As a Partnership Project Manager at FACEIT, you will face incredible challenges in driving the development, tracking and execution of projects. You will work closely with our team and our partners to develop ecosystems that create unique, interactive and engaging experiences for millions of gamers on a continuous basis.

Requirements:

So, what you’ll be doing?

  • Management of daily communications with key accounts for managed services projects before, during and after the execution of each project
  • Designing, setting up and coordination of online and offline esport programs for third party partners
  • Coordination of internal stakeholders between Sales, Product and Tournament Operations teams to ensure the delivery of the project able to meet partners expectations
  • Creations of qualitative and quantitative internal and external reports to track overall quality for the outcome of each project for partners and players
  • Product Creation & Assessment: Create & assess the needs of the esports property at every stage of the process from conception to execution and post launch sustainability
  • Project Management: Responsible for the creation and tracking of key milestone deliverables to ensure staff are completing objectives in a timely but efficient and humane way
  • Reporting: Be responsible for creating, assessing and tracking KPIs of each product in collaboration with management and our clients
  • Marketing Campaigns: Working with the marketing department to ensure campaigns are impactful and cost efficient, and oversee and monitor their execution.
  • Budgets: Responsible for creating and operating a fiscal year budget and ensuring that the product remains within that budget.
  • Market Knowledge: Embed and maintain a knowledge of the community that participates within that product.
  • Scheduling: Each step of the production and marketing process must be appropriately planned and overseen.
  • Partnerships: Identify and take an active role in the pursuit of new clients, selling sponsorships or integrating partnership opportunities for products

What are we looking for?

  • Wide knowledge of competitive gaming/esports on multiple gaming titles with good understanding of competitive gaming/esport programs regarding formats of competitions, rule sets, scheduling and player experience
  • Effective communication to deliver a precise and consistent stream of information and update to internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to effectively plan through detailed scheduling and time management
  • Critical thinking and Problem solving to take timely and correct decisions in a proactive way during planning phases and reactive during the execution of the projects to deal with unforeseen and unexpected scenarios
  • Have a proven experience and passion for building great esports products with multiple stakeholders.
  • Radical thinking paired with strong execution – you can envision a world different than the status quo with the ability to articulate a clear path to get there.
  • Not afraid to get your hands dirty and do whatever is necessary to ensure success.
  • Able to set goals and articulate the desired outcome and work collaboratively to achieve these goals.
  • Comfortable participating in production or tournament discussions with the media team.
  • Great understanding and demonstrated interest in competitive gaming.
  • Rigorous – asks hard questions, validates assumptions, connects the dots.
  • Passion for great project design: You should know what works, what doesn’t and why.

Benefits:

What we can offer:

  • Private Medical Insurance;
  • Travel Insurance;
  • Life Assurance;
  • Income Protection;
  • Cashback on dental care;
  • Lunch provided daily (when you’re in the office!);
  • Kitchen stocked with refreshments (coffee machines everywhere – our founding team is Italian after all!);
  • Company book club, and gaming nights;
  • Flexible working environment;
  • Remote working in Europe available;
  • Company (virtual) drinks session every Friday;
  • Quarterly team outings- when restrictions allow;
  • Your professional growth is important to us. We provide ongoing training opportunities;
  • And best of all Free Premium FACEIT user account