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Twitch

Production Manager, Original Content - EMEA

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Twitch
πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ London

Launched in 2011, Twitch is a global community that comes together each day to create multiplayer entertainment: unique, live, unpredictable experiences created by the interactions of millions. We bring the joy of co-op to everything, from casual gaming to world-class esports to anime marathons, music, and art streams. Twitch also hosts TwitchCon, where we bring everyone together to celebrate, learn, and grow their personal interests and passions. We’re always live at Twitch. Stay up to date on all things Twitch on LinkedIn, Twitter and on our Blog.

About the Role

As the Production Manager, Original Content (EMEA) you will oversee the daily operations for European broadcasts of online and in-person live Twitch original content events. You will work across the EMEA Partnerships and Global Original Content teams and with third-party production vendors, primarily to establish Twitch Rivals broadcasts out of Europe. Focus areas will extend from pre-production, production design, vendor selection/management, on site execution, and all post event responsibilities including post-mortems and reporting. You will report into the Director, Original Content Production - EMEA.

You Will:

  • Manage daily broadcast production for online, studio and live event broadcasts and relationships with local production partners
  • Determine best practices for streamer audio/video integration to online competition events
  • Establish operational priorities, and improve performance identifying risks early, planning contingencies and reacting to issues in real time to solve problems
  • Work with the sales program activation managers to ensure that all sponsorship obligations are integrated flawlessly into the event
  • Coordinate graphics assets to broadcast systems with semi-automatic localization
  • Maintain budget from pre-production through project completion and ensure all cost tracking is completed post event
  • Plan EMEA Rivals event calendar together with Global Rivals Production team EMEA Partnerships Operations
  • Work with EMEA Partnerships Operations team on participants / player logistics for tournaments
  • In coordination with OC Competition Ops Personnel, oversee tournament operations for local and regional events with production vendors
  • Coordinate local language needs for translation of rule sets, creative elements and other assets
  • Lead the production planning of large-scale events including production design, budgeting, vendor selection and integration in to other Twitch departments
  • Ensure brand values from design briefings are instituted through all creative elements
  • Focus on innovation, by developing programs and activations to surprise and delight the community at each event
  • Manage contracts, receipts, invoices and all other event materials
  • Select and manage external agencies and ancillary vendors
  • Identify opportunities for improvement to constantly raise the quality of shows and events
  • Oversee post-event reporting and data analysis

You Have:

  • 5+ years experience in live broadcasting, streaming, gaming or event production
  • Experience with leadership within live studio and remote broadcast productions demonstrating an ability to take a creative concept and build an organized structure around it
  • Working knowledge of all control room and studio disciplines including cameras, lighting, graphics, video switching, audio, conceptual routing
  • Experience with multi-day live-spectator events with over 1,000+ audience attendees
  • A creative spark and passion for building ground breaking esports events which challenge the boundaries of anything that exists in the marketplace today
  • Skills in Excel / Google Sheets (can maintain complex spreadsheets) for budgeting, scheduling along with strong ability to work with large data sets
  • Exceptional ability to project manage, think backwards, and plan for results
  • The skills required to navigate a multiple-partner environment as part of a team. You know how to get support from all levels while continuing to achieve success within your team
  • Experience creating and improving processes. You don't just inhabit a role; you make it better, and are willing to help others improve their roles as well
  • The forethought to thoughtfully escalate problem areas in advance of failures
  • Written and verbal fluency in English

Bonus Points

  • Written and verbal fluency in one (or more) other language(s): German and/or French preferred
  • Familiarity with Twitch as a user and a broadcaster
  • Previous employment at a games industry or broadcast media company
  • Experience working with streamers
  • Existing relationships with game developers

Perks

  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Dental, Vision & Life Insurance
  • Pension Plan
  • Maternity & Parental Leave
  • Paid Time Off & Holidays
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Amazon Employee Discount
  • Monthly Contribution & Discounts for Wellness Related Activities & Programs (e.g., gym memberships, etc.)
  • Lunch Served Four Times a Week
  • Free Snacks & Beverages

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Twitch. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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