• Posting expiry date : Friday October 18th 2019
Roles and Responsibilities

Altagram is looking for a Studio Director for our office in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The candidate will be the head of our in-house team in Montreal and oversee the studio autonomously. We are looking for a candidate who has sound experience as a Localization Project Manager or LQA Project Manager, to lead the day-to-day operational business. The Studio Director will be responsible for managing and developing client relationships for all LQA services as well as all business affairs for the studio. The ideal candidate will be responsible for making strategies and provide vision for the studio’s success. The Studio Director will be in close contact with the Altagram’s headquarters in Berlin, Germany and with our South Korean office, and report to the group CEO.

Responsibilities:

Studio Administrative Tasks:
• Managing, leading, motivating, coaching and training the Altagram Montreal team;
• Monitoring, devising and implementing strategies to ensure delivery of quality results;
• Collaborate with LQA management for strategy and supervise activities on all projects;
• Oversee studio maintenance proactively and as issues arise; ensuring the studio is kept clean and orderly and safety standards are enforced;
• Ensure all compliance and company policies/ procedures are enforced;
• Keep studio stocked with our daily-use materials and snacks/ coffee.

Budgeting:
• Effectively manage the budget – keeping expenses on track;
• Manage bills and expenses for licenses, business maintenance, studio maintenance;
• Work with our finance team and accountant on revenue shares and monthly management of accounts and bookkeeping.

Liaison with other departments:
• Preparing and attending industry events, connecting with prospective clients while representing the company with our Business Development team;
• Interact with the HR department to create and maintain studio policies;
• Supervise payroll process and employees’ attendance with HR department.

Skills and Requirements

• At least 2 years of experience as a Localization or LQA Project Manager;
• Fluent in English & French;
• Previous experience in a successful management role (supervisory);
• Preferred: previous experience with managing budgets and bookkeeping;
• Experience in Sales / Business Development;
• Experience in an agency or publisher within the game or localization industry is required;
• Passion for video games.

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  • Published: 4 weeks ago
  • This offer expires on Friday October 18th 2019
  • Sector of Activity: Video Games
  • Title: Studio Director Montreal - Video Game Localization QA

Company

Altagram Canada – Localisation Jeux inc.

A good video game has the ability to completely immerse its players in a different reality.

Our mission is to give each game the uniquely tailored localization it deserves. This is the spirit that drives our work at Altagram, day after day. We are passionate about video games and driven by the idea of contributing in the launch of a successful title. It takes passion and expertise to achieve the level of quality that will make your game different and stand out in the marketplace.

We are a global multilingual game localization and audio production agency with headquarters in Berlin, Germany; Seoul, South Korea and Montreal, Canada. Altagram brings together a talented and passionate team with years of experience in the video game and localization industry.

Altagram devises personalized and effective solutions for developers'​ and publishers'​ needs in over 45 languages, guaranteeing the highest quality localization each and every time. Through our flexibility, reliability, passion and quality-oriented thinking our ultimate goal are satisfied customers and happy players.

We are a growing, multicultural team of over 60 in-house employees, offering a full range of localization services for all video game types and genres. With over 10 years'​ experience in the industry and more than 4,000 game titles localized, we are a reliable partner to bring your games to a worldwide audience! Think Global - Go Local!

  • Mailing address: 4363 St-Denis, Montreal, QC, Canada, H2J 2L2