Senior Producer

Full-time Permanent

As the Development department continues to grow, we are looking for an External Senior Producer to join the team.

Super Rare Games is a leading publisher of physical video games, releasing more than 70 games on the Nintendo Switch, making us Europe’s most prolific physical Switch publisher! With a passionate aim to support indie developers of all levels, physically preserve great video games, and offer collectors playable and displayable delights, we live by the mantra to be indies’ best friend.

Super Rare is currently rapidly and substantially expanding, primarily via our original digital publishing label, Super Rare Originals. To date, we have announced 6 original indie titles, with many more in the pipeline behind closed doors. These varied, exciting games from talented individuals and groups have our entire company buzzing.

As the Development department continues to grow, we are looking for an External Senior Producer to join the team.

As a Senior Producer you will
  • Have full production and budget responsibility for the games you are assigned
  • Work closely with the Development Team to create and then execute timelines and milestones for each project
  • Represent the Development team in Managers Meetings
  • Liaise with platform-holders (Nintendo, PlayStation, etc) and partners for submission and delivery of projects
  • Regularly present and report on your activities
  • Work closely with the Publishing Director QA Team and Marketing Department
  • Oversee the QA dept to effectively manage JIRA tasks
  • Day-to-day team management, helping your team to remain focused and actively working on their tasks
  • Triaging, assigning, and prioritizing the team’s tasks and bugs while facilitating the team’s ability to turn requirements into achievable plans
  • Project roadmapping, backlog refinement, sprint planning & reviews, retrospectives, dependency management
  • Identifying, tracking and mitigating risks to the project
  • Working with external teams including outsource vendors, licensors and publisher teams.
  • Tools: Jira, Confluence, Miro, Google/Office suite of tools or other project management, reporting and tracking tools.
  • Provide production overview and status to stakeholders and leads
  • Identify and plan for opportunities for short- term and long- term efficiency improvements
  • Manage and support other producers in their career development, setting and achieving their goals and closing knowledge gaps
  • Encourage and support a positive, creative, feedback- focused culture in your teams and help identify and resolve morale or engagement issues

For this role, you’ll ideally need…

  • 4+ years as a producer/project manager with experience across the full development lifecycle from concept to post-launch
  • Submissions experience across a majority of platforms e.g. Steam, Nintendo, Xbox and PlayStation
  • You will be meticulously organised and should be able to work efficiently to (sometimes) tight deadlines and budgets, plus have a methodical approach to work priorities
  • You should possess excellent written and verbal skills and be commercially astute
  • And of course, be super passionate about video games and being in the industry
  • The position is a full-time flexible hybrid role, usually working Tues-Thurs from our London office (near King’s Cross) and remotely Mon & Fri. We are not currently looking for fully remote candidates (sorry!)

What we offer…

  • A competitive salary, based on experience + discretionary bonus scheme 💷
  • Free physical + digital games 🎮
  • A free-for-all drinks fridge 🧋
  • Season ticket loan and Cycle to Work Scheme 🧐
  • We’re never going to do loot boxes, crypto, or NFTs, because eww 💎
  • We’re not owned by investors and there’s no weird men in suits pushing us to make the next Call of Duty or Minecraft – we’re fuelled by pure passion for indie games ❤️
  • Regular voluntary team socials (because we’re all pals but we will beat you at Mario Kart) 🏎
  • A supportive, friendly team who have your back and will help you grow 💪
  • A sofa and gaming area to relax at during breaks (or bring in your own console for your desk) 🕹
  • Our desks are electronic because we truly are living in 2050 over here (plus they’re good for your back) 🔮
  • Sometimes George orders in Subway for everyone and sometimes you can sneakily add extra sides in and, like, nobody notices 👀

Please email your CV and any other optional relevant work to jobs@superraregames.com

  • Accepted file types: pdf.