We are seeking a candidate for the position of Group VP at Stillfront. This is a group exec positions (Group Business Management)
Ideal candidate: 10 to 15 years relevant experience. Should have both games studio (in multiple roles) and senior managerial experience as well as know how to handle and work with entrepreneurial founders as well as execs. Be a team player and ideally be able to bring additional skillsets to the Stillfront Group management team. Clear track record of having delivered and successfully shipped numerous games and understanding of live operations is key.
Reporting directly to the Group COO, you will be given the responsibility for the support and governance of a number of the Stillfront Group studios. As such you will be responsible for ensuring these studios achieve their targets and for finding potential areas of collaborations that these studios can benefit from or benefit the group.
Stillfront HQ are located in Stockholm, Sweden. Preference for the role to be based in Stockholm but other European, US or Asia locations possible with frequent travel to Stockholm and studio locations.
Skills & Requirements
- General exec level management experience
- Strong people management and interpersonal skills
- P&L responsability experience of one company or multiple companies
- Ideally at least 10 years experience in the games industry in operational and management roles.
- Entrepreneurial experience as a founder is a plus
- Tech, Automation tools, HR or performance marketing background also a plus
Competitive renumeration and benefits
Skilled, driven and awesome colleagues
Entrepreneurial spirit and culture
Opportunity to excel in a growth environment
A fast-moving industry driven by new technology
A flat organization that builds upon interaction
Stillfront is a leading free-to-play powerhouse of gaming studios. Our diverse and exciting games portfolio has two common themes; loyal users and long lifecycle games. Organic growth and carefully selected and executed acquisitions embody our growth strategy and our more than 750 co-workers globally thrive in an organization that engenders the spirit of entrepreneurship. Our main markets are the US, Germany, MENA, France and UK. We are around 15 people at the headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden, and the company is listed on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market.
TodayStillfront consists of 19 decentralized gaming studios with ~1200 employees worldwide and the group today have more than 50 active game titles and more than 2 billion players across the globe.
In 2020Stillfront announced the acquisitions of three leading US gaming studios, Storm8 and Candywriter. As well as the acquisition of Nanobit in Croatia, Everguild in Spain/UK and Sandbox Interactive in Germany.
In 2019Stillfront had revenues of almost SEK 2 billion, an increase of 48 percent compared to 2018.
In 2015Stillfront successfully listed its shares on NASDAQ First North Stockholm.
In 2010 Stillfront was founded by Jörgen Larsson, who is still the CEO of the company
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