BI Manager

Games Jobs - Business / Analysis / Metrics - UK & Europe

Job Title BI Manager
Skills Required Analysis / Metrics
Job Description Future Games of London designs, develops and publishes Smartphone and Tablet games. Founded in September 2009, FGOL create original IP which have achieved over 100 million downloads worldwide. In October 2013, FGOL have become part of the Ubisoft family, it is currently its only mobile studio in UK.

Future Games of London is looking for an experienced, motivated individual to run the Business Intelligence and Analytics Department. It would ideally suit somebody from a Business Intelligence background in games or retail, with a specific interest in the mobile market.
The successful candidate will have a diverse range of responsibilities, including the recording and dissemination of KPIs to the company, the monitoring of game analytics, the optimisation of advertising revenue and the co-ordination of user acquisition and cross promotion campaigns. He or she will need to work closely with marketing, creative directors and producers to achieve these goals, whilst delegating effectively to the Data Analyst working with them.It is the perfect opportunity for an experienced BI Manager looking to move forward in his/her career in a fast growing company. The role comes with a Management Bonus and benefits package.This position is available immediately.

 Experience
  • Professional experience in a similar role within the games or retail industries
  • Experience in managing teams of people and external partners
  • Experience with analytics and monetisation software solutions

 Skills
  • Confident to work in small teams
  • Numerate, accurate and dedicated, with a good working knowledge of Excel and Powerpoint
  • Ability to plan workload and prioritise tasks
  • Motivated and able to set their own goals
  • They should be able to produce analysis easily digestible by a range of recipients, whilst remaining relevant and informative

 Responsibilities
  • Lead the Analytics, Monetisation & User Acquisition Department inside FGOL
  • Own the analytics, user acquisition and monetisation software solutions, partners, updates. Continue to evaluate this moving market place and ensure our tools are best of breed and fit for purpose
  • Own and update pre-launch forecasts, as well as live tracking models, covering revenue, costs, ROI per project
  • Evaluate performance of Ad networks and manage inbound campaigns
  • Identify major points of Churn and design A/B Market Testing trails and other solutions to mitigate Churn
  • Identify optimal pricing and structure for In-App Purchases
  • Run A/B Tests on Marketing Assets: Supporting the Marketing Manager when market testing optimal name and icon for games before launch
  • Analyse customer demographics and feed into Marketing
  • Coordinate with Coders to add Analytics events to games. Ideally having a dotted line management of the SDK APP Programmer
  • Coordinate with Game Designers on changes based on Analytics findings. This relates not just to IAPs and advertising, but to measuring and optimising engagement and retention

 Key Relationships
  • Work with each key department head to integrate your work, team & know-how within the rest of studio via integration into how we design & develop games, as well as live operate our games
  • Report to the Executive Team on current performance of freemium games and identify improvements

 Plus
  • The candidate should be able to organise their working time between daily and weekly tasks, whilst being able to prioritise ad hoc requests
  • An interest or previous experience in mobile gaming would be ideal, as well as a natural curiosity for things technical
  • An inquisitive, analytical mind would also be useful, whilst having the discipline to be accurate and conscientious in every area of their work
  • Experience with Tableau

Please send your applications to [link url=mailto:jobs@fgol.co.uk?subject=BI%20Manager]jobs@fgol.co.uk[/link]We only respond to applicants that we would like to interview. Unfortunately we do not have the time or resources, to give individual feedback. 
Salary
Location UK & Europe
Job Category Business / Analysis / Metrics
Date posted 27/02/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Future Games of London using their internal reference BIManagerFeb14.
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