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Corporate Strategy Director





United Kingdom

Business Operations and Analytics




Director Executive

Permanent | Full Time


Corporate Strategy Director
This is a unique opportunity to join a successful and highly valued team that works closely with King's Executive Leadership in shaping our long-term strategy and roadmap, and in making mission-critical decisions that cut across the full breadth of the business. The team also supports the implementation of new business initiatives that 'move the needle' for King. This role reports directly to the VP Corporate Strategy.Working collaboratively across all parts of our business, including our game teams, technology, marketing, and business performance, you will be responsible for supporting a dynamic mix of high-impact projects. Many of these projects are inherently complex and cross-functional in nature. You will play a key role in addressing some of our biggest opportunities and threats. This This is a highly visible position that requires frequent interaction with King's Executive Leadership and other key stakeholders at King.

Your role within our Kingdom

Support the development of our overarching strategy, including building long-term plans for our Franchises and New IP, distribution and technology strategies,

Identify, analyse and evaluate mission-critical business decisions through thorough, fact-based analysis, and business case modelling;

Explore and assess major new business opportunities;

Work both independently and with stakeholders from across the broader King organisation to develop actionable recommendations, and to drive the implementation of our strategic initiatives;

Skills to create thrills

Experience at a top-tier consulting firm (Senior Manager/Junior Partner) and/or

Experience in a corporate strategy team of a leading Media or Technology firm

Proven ability to influence executives at the highest level within a fast-moving organisation

Demonstrable ability to work in a dynamic environment with high ambiguity;

Ability to think creatively, frame and structure complex problems, and lead substantially complex modules on strategic projects;

Experience leading teams and executing complex strategic and operational initiatives

Excellent skills in financial modelling and business case development;

Impeccable written and oral presentation skills;

Proven ability to operate effectively in cross-functional settings - ability to work with stakeholders from a broad range of backgrounds, at all levels of the organization;

Bonus points

Personal interest and motivation for gaming;

Previous work experience in or exposure to one or more of the following sectors: gaming, consumer mobile, consumer internet and/or advertising;

Master's degree, ideally in Technology/Engineering-related disciplines, or holding an MBA

A great saga needs all sorts of heroes
Making games is fun.

Especially when you do it with people who share the same idea of what makes a good workplace, great. We design games for everyone, no matter where they are or who they are, and we employ all sorts of people from all kinds of backgrounds to bring them to life. Truth is, we simply can't expect diversity in our players and originality in our games without first nurturing it in our people. A great saga needs all sorts of heroes. And that's it.

We're Seriously Playful
Officially, we're a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world. Unofficially, we're a serious business that's not afraid to have fun. Every day at King, we mix intuition with logic, art with science and magic with mathematics to create the games the world loves to play. Together with our parent company Activision Blizzard, our mission is to bring moments of magic to everyday life. If you think this is something you can help us achieve, let's talk.

Apply now!
Want to join our Kingdom? You'll find all you need to apply, plus more information on our culture, values and benefits, including relocation packages at All applications should be made in English.

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