Project Manager (Mid – Senior Levels)

Overview

  • Location: Manchester, UK
  • Job Type: Permanent / Full-Time
  • Salary: Competitive Salary

How to Apply

Airship Interactive is the leading end-to-end external art and co-development studio for the global gaming industry.

We have collaborated with the biggest names in the industry and carved a solid reputation on the back of our results. EA, 2K, Guerilla, Sony, 343 Industries, Ubisoft and Microsoft are just a few of the companies that trust us to breathe life into their flagship titles. Dynamic, and responsive, while remaining consistent, we’re the studio of choice for industry leaders. Recommended by the industry, for the industry.

Our crewmates are fuelled by passion within the games industry, innovation to remain competitive, agile and efficient in the fast-paced world of video games development. We are reliable in producing quality work ensuring our clients get the products they need within the timeframe required. Our set ethical methodology promotes a healthy and happy culture that enables us to have continuous growth within our studio.

We’re looking for someone who is aligned with our core values and have the following skills and experience.

We are seeking a Project Manager to support the production department to ensure both our clients and artists are provided with an outstanding service.

Responsibilities:

  • Co-ordinate and track development across multiple large active projects
  • Liaise with development teams to ensure clear communication throughout development
  • Raise project issues and risks appropriately within Production team
  • Identify and mitigate project bottlenecks and roadblocks
  • Communicate project issues effectively with internal development team
  • Maintain and update project tracking software

Experience:

  • Previous project management experience
  • Highly organised with excellent attention to detail
  • Exceptional initiative and problem-solving skills
  • Great communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office, and general IT competencies
  • Excellent time management

Desirables:

  • Games industry experience
  • Familiarity with art development pipeline processes
  • Experience of Agile & Waterfall Production methodologies

Benefits:

As well as the usual entitlements of holidays, pensions etc we also offer the below:

  • Flexible and remote working environment
  • Menstrual leave
  • Free Flu jabs
  • Course grants
  • Personal development time every Friday
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Enhanced Paternity and Maternity Pay
  • Perkbox with daily freebies
  • Relocation assistance
  • EAP / Talking therapy