Ninja Division Seeking Project Manager

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Job Title: Project Ninja aka Project Manager

Job Summary: Efficiently work with department heads to facilitate and manage the creation of products and supplemental materials from concept to launch.

Company: Ninja Division Publishing, LLC

Company Description: Publisher and designer of board games, card games, and hobby model kits inspired by video games, Japanese animation, and pop culture.

Education: Bachelor’s degree or related or equivalent work experience.

Compensation: Negotiable

Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Retirement

Duties include:

  • Build and manage project plan for creation of products.
  • Ensure that projects are delivered on-time and within scope. 
  • Directly manage graphic design and layout personnel in the creation of print and web materials.
  • Work with Creative Director, design leads, and graphic artists to manage timely concept and creation of product.
  • Work with Production Manager to develop manufacturing specifics and guides, and ensure successful delivery of production ready assets to manufacturers.
  • Work with Sales and Marketing Managers to ensure creation of supplementary marketing solicitations, web content, and print materials.
  • Work with foreign localization teams for the creation of translated products and supplementary materials.

Requirements:

  • Extremely organized, detailed oriented, and able to multi-task between multiple projects efficiently.
  • Ability to communicate and organize effectively with a multitude of department managers and telecommuters.
  • Comfortable and well versed with technology.
  • Must be familiar with Excel, Skype, and Google Apps.
  • Analytical ability to be able to solve problems, analyze data, and make decisions that affect projects on a regular basis.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Hire will be required to work from the Boise, ID office. (Relocation reimbursement negotiable.)

Preferred:

  • Experience or strong knowledge with the hobby games industry.
  • Experience or strong knowledge with print and toy manufacturing processes.
  • Familiarity with Kickstarter and other crowdfunding platforms.
  • Familiarity with video game, anime, and tabletop game culture.
  • A sense of humor.
  • A deep abiding love of complete sentences and grammar.
  • Proficiency with Windows/PC environment, Google Docs, Dropbox, and Trello

To Apply:

Send your resume and a short, reasonably interesting cover letter in a single pdf or Word format file to Deke Stella at deke@ninjadivision.com. File must be labeled, Project Manager - [Full Name].pdf or Project Manager - [Full Name].doc