Hachette Livre, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lagardère SCA, the third-largest trade and educational publishing group in the world, # 1 in France, # 2 in the UK, is looking for a Product Manager to provide marketing support to the UK sales teams for the commercialization of GIGAMIC’s games in the UK.
GIGAMIC, Hachette Livre’s new subsidiary, was founded 27 years ago in northern France. The company develops, publishes and distributes games designed for people of all ages, and enjoys significant and steady growth. Gigamic employs 30 people. Its portfolio includes a number of hugely successful games, including the strategy games Quarto, Katamino and Quoridor, and family games such as Six qui prend, Bazar Bizarre, Mito and Wazabi. Gigamic publishes some fifteen new games each year. Its back catalogue includes over 200 titles.
You will work in close collaboration with Gigamic team and Hachette UK sales team. You will provide marketing support and board games knowledge to the current sales team in order to place the games in several key accounts while also trying to find new distribution channels.
Non-exhaustive list of missions:
- Implementation of the promotional plan
- Preparation of point of sales marketing tools
- Game demos to the sales teams
- Game demos at game fairs and points of sales.
- Management of social media
You have a master’s degree
You speak English fluently
You have had a first successful experience in marketing
You are a board game enthusiast
You can work autonomously, you are thorough and like challenges