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Publication or Company King.com
Job Title Business Manager
Industry Graphic Design/Art Direction, Marketing, Mobile, Social App Gaming, Social Media, Web Development
Salary
Benefits Bonuses, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location London, UK
Job Requirements Support a world-class social games team in achieving business objectives through commercial opportunities, feature innovation, and data-driven insights, You will work closely with a Product Manager and Analyst to maximize virality and monetization for your title, and with Marketing to identify opportunities for additional sources of revenue.

Responsibilities:

- Own the medium and long-term title strategy and roadmap to ensure it addresses the most attractive short and long-term business opportunities

- Leverage analytics and quantitative analysis to monitor game performance, tune mechanics, and identify new features to improve user conversion, retention, and monetization

- Use data to fine-tune and balance the game’s economy.

- Provide economy analysis and drive metrics for revenue optimization

- Manage relationships with finance, marketing, and other teams that are critical to the long-term success of your game - Work with marketing to plan sales, cross-promotions, and similar initiatives in and out of game

- Be an expert on industry trends and the competitor landscape

- Support knowledge sharing and communication with other Business Managers and across the whole organization through analytical post-mortems and sharing of best-practices.

- Be a key contributor to making King.com the #1 provider of casual social games in the world

Required Skills:

- A track record of professional and commercial experience, with at least 3 years in strategy, management consulting, or a business leadership role

- Experience working with online products and/or games

- A self-starter, comfortable working with ambiguous requirements with significant amounts of autonomy

- Highly analytical, with exceptional experience with data-driven decision making.

- Excellent written and spoken communication skills; a definite team player

- Organized and detail-oriented; able to quickly prioritize between lots of good ideas

- Flexible, adaptable, and enthusiastic

- Proven interest in social media, and a passion for casual games

- Solid understanding of statistics - MBA a strong plus
About Our Company King.com is a worldwide leader in casual social games. We aspire to make fun and simple games for everyone and since 2003, we've been a leader and pioneer in making games for players all around the world. We're committed to delivering casual, social games that have connected over 40 million monthly players with over 3 billion game plays. We're a passionate team who have delivered 150 classic and fun new titles in 14 languages, across our growing gaming network on the web, social and mobile. Our hits include Bubble Saga, Bubble Witch Saga, Pyramid Solitaire Saga, Candy Crush Saga and Hoop De Loop Saga on Facebook where we are a top 10 Facebook application developer.


We're rapidly expanding these games onto mobile, along with Google+ and the HTML5 platform. Games are free to play with friends and many play head-to-head in skill tournaments for small cash stakes at www.king.com. Many of our games are also played through leading global portals, website and media companies such as Yahoo and MSN. We have offices in London, Hamburg, Stockholm, Malmo, Milan, Malta, Bucharest and San Francisco.
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