Bring Your Brain….. Associate Creative Director
We’ll Supply the Dragons!!!
Wizards of the Coast, a subsidiary of Hasbro, Inc., and the world's largest publisher of adventure games, including Magic: The Gathering® Trading Card Game and Dungeons & Dragons® Roleplaying Games has an exciting opportunity for a Associate Creative Director to join our Digital Publishing & Licensing team.
We offer competitive salaries, a great benefits package, and the excitement of working in a creative organization. But the best part of working here is that we think creating products that bring hours of enjoyment to millions around the globe is an inherently cool way to earn a living.
WHAT’S THIS ROLE ALL ABOUT?
At Wizards of the coast, we are passionate about bringing people together through their shared love of games. We are a community of artists, storytellers, designers, technologists and innovators working in one of the most dynamic industries today. We are building on our world-renowned player experiences to expand the digital future for our incredible brands including Magic the Gathering, Dungeons & Dragons and Avalon Hill. As a team, we are constantly evolving our approach to game experiences that delight a continuously growing audience of millions of players around the world.
Wizards is looking for a Associate Creative Director to help grow our digital licensing business. The Associate Creative Director is an experienced industry professional, capable of driving quality and design across multiple titles, but also working with the Creative Director to innovate the standards, processes, and structures of Wizards through broad-reaching initiatives. Key to this is driving creative vision and product design for licensed digital games, in partnership with WOTC Game Studios creative leadership to evolve an overall WOTC Digital Licensing Game presence.
Working with external teams of game, narrative and UX design, art and audio talent to define and maintain Wizard’s quality bar, this creative leader possesses expert communication and negotiation skills, overseeing both external development partners as well as consulting on internal production efforts; furthermore, they can adapt management and communication styles to accommodate multiple challenging situations and personalities, often across multiple cultures.
They find innovative new ways to push the sensory direction of interactive entertainment. A champion of quality, first and foremost, their deep experience in design and art production for mobile and PC games also facilitates collaboration with Development, Production, Marketing, and externals to deliver world-class features and ideas on schedule and within budget.
Self-directed, proactive, and a focused multi-tasker, the Associate Creative Director demonstrates tactical thinking as it relates to the creative functions of the organization; this role is important in establishing frameworks to invest in (and promote) the quality of both projects and people alike.