Organized Play Event Manager
Job Details
Roseville Office - Roseville, MN
Description

Are you a person with the ability to think, define, plan, implement, amplify and measure high quality events? The Global Organized Play team is looking for an Organized Play Event Manager to take care of the full organizational needs of US-based events like Adepticon, Star Wars Celebration, or GenCon. If you are a motivated, creative and inspired individual with a great creative mind who can meticulously plan and execute global events that enhances the family experience then you may be the right person for this opportunity.

 

The Company 

Asmodee Group is a leading international games publisher and distributor committed to telling amazing stories through great games with over 34 million games sold in more than 50 countries. Through our portfolio of iconic game titles, including Catan, Ticket to Ride, Pandemic, Dead of Winter, Splendor, Dobble/Spot it! and Star Wars: X-Wing, we create a dynamic transmedia experience for players across a variety of digital and physical platforms. Asmodee also creates inspiring and innovative products in partnership with leading entertainment and technology companies. With a global workforce of over 1000 people, Asmodee operates in Europe, North America, South America and Asia.

Capitalizing on the wealth of its 300+ rich IP catalogue the Asmodee groups ambition is to become a leading content group over the next years.

 

Summary of Position

This position reports to the Global Communications & Events Director (based in Paris), responsible for the planning and execution of organized play events and will travel often as our events can happen everywhere in the USA.

 

Essential Functions

  • Main point of contact between Central Marketing and Distribution Units to ensure that all Organized Play Events programs are executed.
  • Work with the AMG Development Team to create and execute all store level OP kits.
  • Provide logistics and coordination for all AMG play events.
  • Provide the schedule for all play events including specific activities and tournaments.
  • Ensure logistics support, including securing games, packing & shipping materials, load-in/load-out and assembly, and other on-site coordination of play event activities.
  • Ensure staffing is adequate for the event and that all travel and accommodations are secured.
  • Responsible for the securing of venues, accommodations, hardware, supplies and other services for all play events.
  • Responsible for working in the warehouse going through products to ensure the correct materials are chosen for upcoming play events.
  • Expected to attend all play events scheduled throughout the US.
  • Future expectation will be to organize and attend play events abroad as well.
Education/Experience
  • Minimum 3-5 years experience in a similar position in the game industry.
  • Technical expertise and mastering of the Adobe Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator).
  • Proven record in project management of large events.

 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Vehicle and valid drivers license required;
  • Valid passport recommended;
  • Excellent level of communication skills;
  • Spanish speaking/reading is ideal.
  • Strong knowledge of board games, Asmodee brand games a plus;
  • Great team player;
  • Strong creative thinking skills;
  • Exceptional level of organization and attention to detail;
  • Rigorous approach when carrying out mandates;
  • Meeting deadlines and managing efficient schedules;
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously;
  • Impeccable work ethic; and
  • Good knowledge of the production of printed work and of the various printing processes is considered an asset.


Asmodee is an equal opportunity employer. We strive for and celebrate a diverse team in our effort to carry out our company values of honesty, integrity, and fairness.

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