A powerful portfolio of iconic entertainment, news, and sports brands are looking for a Design Manager to join their team in Johannesburg.
They bring people, technology, and the world’s best storytellers together to drive culture and meaningful connection. They believe the enduring power of stories can open our eyes to the world, to each other, and to new and different perspectives.
Join them and shape your story!Your key job responsibilities as the Design Manager in Johannesburg will include : Manage the design team, including both direct management of Lead Designers as well as hiring, mentoring, and advocating for designers of all levelsServe as the primary point of contact between production and design.
Help producers and designers resolve scheduling and prioritisation conflictsResolve conflict (both interpersonal and creative) with tact and empathyRequirements for this Design Manager job in Johannesburg : Game design / production experienceExperience in the iGaming industryLead / management experienceContributed to a shipped title, preferred being a AAA titleExcellent communication skills and ability to work collaboratively across disciplinesComprehensive knowledge of game design principles, the game industry, and its productsFluency in all aspects of game design and productionStrong mentorship and conflict resolution skillsAbility to work effectively with people of a wide array of personalities and backgroundsAdvanced expertise with appropriate tools, such as MS Office, Confluence, Jira, etc.