About the Job
Games Workshop’s extremely successful Licensing department is looking for an IP knowledgeable product manager to manage a small team dedicated to ensuring all licensed products are authentic, of a high quality, and make the best use of Games Workshop IP for their market.
So – are you excited by the idea of being responsible for driving the quality, authenticity and distinctiveness of all GW licensed products, whilst managing your team to ensure each product is commercially viable?
Day to day you will be working with our larger licensees, helping them to make the best use of the IP through your articulate explanation and collaborative style, and approving that use in a thorough and methodical way. Staying on top of Games Workshop’s ever-evolving IP and always seeking clarity in any communication will be essential, as will making sure that all systems are followed and continuously improved upon. You will be managing your team to do the same with a group of licensees that you allocate them, always setting high standards and goals that you will help them achieve through supportive coaching and guidance, whilst being an exemplary role model. Doing all this will require developing many different relationships globally, both internally and externally, ensuring that all our licensed products are the best they can be creatively. You will uphold Games Workshop’s reputation as a great Licensor at all times.
What makes this job hard is maintaining your extensive knowledge of Games Workshop’s IP and applying that in such a way, yourself and through your team, that all licensed products are authentic and of the highest quality for their market.
Working at Games Workshop
At Games Workshop we are looking for people who will do their best to understand the needs of the company and to put those needs first when they are at work. Because of this we believe that what you are like, hence the attitude you show to work and the way you choose to behave is even more important than your skills or experience.
Other Essential Information
Travel: Some international and national travel may be required occasionally.
Experience: Previous experience of the licensing industry is not required but would be beneficial.
Closing date: Applications must be received by midnight, UK time, on Sunday 25th June 2017.
How to Apply
If you wish to apply you must send us a letter telling us why you want this job. We select candidates for interview on the content of their letters. This is a great opportunity for you to let us know that you understand what we are looking for.
No letter, no interview.
It may also help to include an up-to-date CV.
When you have gathered this information, you can click here to apply.