Content Strategy Acquisition Manager - Apple Arcade
The App Store is the world's safest and most vibrant app marketplace, serving more than half a billion people each week. Since the App Store launched in 2008, it has helped creators, dreamers, and learners of all ages and backgrounds connect with the tools and information they need to build a brighter future and a better world. It has enabled countless new companies, spawned new industries and created millions of jobs. A significant driver of the global economy, the App Store facilitated $643 billion in commerce in 2020 alone, rewarding developers and entrepreneurs for their hard work and creativity. And we believe we’re just getting started.
We have started the next chapter with Apple Arcade, the first game subscription service for mobile, desktop and the living room featuring over 200 games, including original releases from renowned creators. We are looking for a curious, hardworking and experienced Content Strategy Manager to join the App Store team.
We're growing and urge you to apply!
At least 5 years of games industry experience in one or more of the following fields - business development, game design, production, game development or content strategy.
Deep knowledge of and passion for mobile games, and a hunger to help define the future of gaming
Understanding of the global games industry, and knowledge of key developers and trends from around the world
Experience with internal or external development
Strong Keynote and presentation skills
Self-motivated and driven to do the best work of your career
Ability to thrive under pressure and manage multiple high priority projects under tight deadlines
Highly organized and detailed focused
High integrity, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and sense of humor required
In this role, you will be a key member of the Content Strategy team ensuring the best games and developers are included in our portfolio. You have a strategic and analytical approach, to understand, advocate and articulate why a game or a developer are right for the catalog. You will partner with cross-functional teams to understand the market and propose the best titles and partner for our growing catalog. You will manage relationships with some of the best gaming companies across the world, representing Apple Arcade in the gaming industry and evangelizing our program with the community. You have flexibility in relationship building and understanding of games and gaming culture, as you will be working with corporations and independent developers, and on a wide variety of game types.
Education & Experience
Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
Role Number: 200321590