- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
Ubisoft Montreal, an industry leading developer of video games, located in the heart of Montreal’s Mile-End, offers a unique environment where creativity, teamwork and cutting-edge technology bring to life critically acclaimed video games and iconic AAA franchises. You will benefit from a competitive compensation package, an open learning environment, and contribute to an international team driving innovation.
The Product Manager - Mkg will articulate the communication tactics strategy and oversee the production of the marketing deliverables, whose organization and quality he/she must ensure.
The main and routine tasks of the Product Manager - Mkg are to:
Oversee marketing deliverables
Oversee marketing deliverables planning by accounting for requests by the operation teams, press opportunities, production constraints, production and the adjustments to the communication strategy;
Ensure the production of the deliverables with marketing artists by providing them with a brief and supervising the process;
Ensure the quality of the deliverables (approvals process);
Analyze the performance of the deliverables by setting up tests for the key deliverables (demos, trailers) and using buzz analysis tools to ensure continued improvement;
Communicate feedback to the production team and keep members informed of upcoming deliverables;
Help organize external events and select and prepare spokespeople;
Oversee the work of the marketing artists;
Manage daily relations with operational marketing
Provide an up-to-date deliverables plan;
Organize press tours in collaboration with the brand manager (specific deliverables, content and organization);
Prepare conference calls and follow up.
Actively support the brand manager
Contribute to the development of the positioning by taking part in activities including:
*Competition monitoring (determine and assess differences)
*Competition and game forum monitoring
*Strategic monitoring of the entertainment industry
Articulate the positioning into a communication strategy, communication themes, artistic direction for marketing, deliverables plans and initial deliverables production;
Assist the brand manager in preparing and carrying out consumer tests;
Carry out all other related tasks.
Relevant university degree or technical training.
Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in marketing or other relevant experience.
Skills and knowledge
Excellent communication skills;
Ability to manage and adapt to change;
Ability to work effectively on concurrent projects (multitask);
Ability to defend one’s point of view, even when unpopular;
Extensive knowledge of the video game market and industry.
About the company
Ubisoft is a leading creator, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and services, with a rich portfolio of world-renowned brands. The teams throughout Ubisoft's worldwide network of studios and business offices are committed to delivering original and memorable gaming experiences across all popular platforms.