Partnership Custom Solutions Manager
Corporate Alliances Irvine

Overview:

This role resides within Global Corporate Alliances and Business Development, the group within Blizzard Entertainment responsible for establishing strategic third-party relationships for the company that drive growth through sponsorships, alliances, marketing partnerships, and other forms of partnership. The Creative Solutions Manager will support this mission by identifying and ideating potential program deliverables that will serve the Corporate Alliances sales team in the exploration of potential deals. Critical to the planning process, this role requires a self-motivated individual capable of juggling a variety of projects simultaneously.

 Job Duties:

  • Work in step with Corporate Alliances team to create innovative and groundbreaking custom creative solutions for partnership and sponsorship packages
  • Work with Esports, game marketing, game development teams to identify areas of opportunity
  • Partner with Manager of Corporate Alliances to define vision, tactics, and/or strategies in identifying valuable partner deliverables
  • Develop custom and creative solutions and express both verbally and through documented presentations for simple digestion for internal teams
  • Accompany Corporate Alliances team in partner meetings for deeper understanding as well as presentation of custom solution opportunities
  • Develop, and maintain excellent working relationships throughout Blizzard Entertainment

Qualifications:

  • Must understand traditional sport or similar sponsorships, packaging, implementation, etc.
  • Professional experience in operating in PowerPoint, Excel, Word, and Photoshop
  • Experience in creative design for the beautification of working files as well as mocking up possible creative solutions
  • Commitment to quality; attention to detail with excellent problem solving and organizational skills.
  • Proven ability to communicate with senior levels of management and external vendors and partners.
  • Ability to promote teamwork and work in cross-functional teams.
  • Ability to operate and solve problems while working under pressure. 

Requirements:

  • 5-8 years’ creative or creative development experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience

Pluses:

  • Understanding and strong passion for Blizzard Intellectual properties.
  • Experience in video editing
Blizzard Entertainment is a global company committed to growing our employees along with the business. We offer generous benefits and perks with an eye on providing true work/life balance. We’ve worked hard to foster an intensely collaborative and creative environment, a diverse and inclusive employee culture, and training and opportunity for professional growth. Our people are everything. Our core values are real, and our mission has never changed. We are dedicated to creating the most epic entertainment experiences…ever. Join us!

Blizzard Entertainment is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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