The Wellcome Trust global charitable foundation dedicated to engaging users in science and the human condition in an innovative, entertaining and accessible way.
Focusing on games as entertainment rather than edutainment, their Broadcast, Games and Film team works with the producers of mass entertainment media to create high-quality content inspired by biomedical science. The team engage with people from across the games industry, from developers to tool providers, publishers to trade bodies, to inspire compelling games that engage players with bioscience - contemporary or historical - and medical humanities.
This vacancy offers you the chance to build on the Trust’s work in the games sector to date. You will build and develop their strategy in games and take responsibility for developing and delivering a portfolio of projects and activities to meet the objectives of this strategy.
To apply, you should have professional experience working in or with the games industry, especially in the UK. You will have an extensive network of contacts and relationships across the games industry and a track record of developing and working in creative partnerships. With a passion for ideas, you will have an inquisitive mind, an ability to recognise potential and a tenacious attitude to making things happen.
More information and how to apply here: http://www.gamesjobsdirect.com/jobs/3362765/games-partnership-manager.asp
Broadcast, Games and Film Team
The Broadcast, Games and Film team support’s fresh approaches and original ideas inspired by science and its impact on society. This is carried out by seeding ideas, facilitating access to experts, and offering funding for development and production.
Learn more the team and some of their previous games initiatives below:
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