Business Operations and Analytics
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;
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 firmProven 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 initiativesExcellent 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;
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
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