Project Manager, Esports
Esports The Hague

Blizzard Entertainment is looking for an experienced project manager to join its Esports EMEA team in The Hague, Netherlands. The ideal candidate has professional experience in the esports field and as a project manager. This role is responsible for planning and ensuring progress of our esports efforts in the EMEA region from conception to execution.

Responsibilities

  • Handle multiple projects simultaneously, prioritizing accordingly
  • Define outcomes, processes, tasks, roles and responsibilities
  • Track project progress to ensure that projects and tasks are completed on time and to expected standards
  • Champion consistent, organized processes
  • Scope and plan Blizzard’s major public-facing esports tournaments
  • Lead and document project meetings
  • Maintain thorough, accurate, and up-to-date project documentation, providing visibility on progress to stakeholders
  • Identify roadblocks and risks; and work with others to overcome them
  • Assist as required with project execution
  • Lead thorough retrospective reviews of completed projects, following up on action points to ensure continual improvement
Requirements
  • A minimum 3 years’ experience in project management
  • Professional experience with public-facing events and/or tournaments
  • Excellent verbal and written English language skills
  • Able to synthesize and clearly communicate complex information
  • Proven ability to lead, interact, collaborate, and influence at all levels
  • Persuasive, encouraging, and a motivating influence
  • Proactive, determined, and dynamic, with proven follow-up ability
  • Expertise with Microsoft Office tools, particularly Excel and PowerPoint
  • Expertise with project / information management tools, such as Confluence, Jira or Jive
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines while handling multiple simultaneous projects
Pluses
  • Project management certification (Agile or similar)
  • Passion for Blizzard games / esports
  • Knowledge of other European languages
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field

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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