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Corporate Development Manager
Culver City, CA
8 months ago
As a leading mobile games developer, Jam City is looking to “level up” our talent. We’re on the hunt for innovators who consider themselves dynamic, collaborative, and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
PERKS & BENEFITS
Unlimited Vacation, Paid Sick Days & Holidays
100% Employee Covered Medical, Dental, Vision Plan Base Plan
Life Insurance, 401k, Flexible Spending Accounts, Commuter Benefits & More
Catered Lunches & Well-stocked Kitchens
Yoga & Wellness Activities
Job Title: Corporate Development Manager
Experience Required: 36 months
Education Required: Master’s degree
Duties: Assist with managing Jam City's corporate relationships with existing and potential investors, strategic partners, and professional service providers. Identify and build relationships with potential M&A or investment targets. Examine financial statements of competitive industry players in order to better understand comparable performance metrics of value to Jam City and determine the value of M&A targets. Track and analyze industry research on the global gaming industry and study current trends, particularly in international markets, and provide findings to senior management. Research, study, and evaluate financial data and present this information in comprehensive written and oral presentations to senior executives. Analyze and research business development / expansion in international markets to optimize localization plans. Manage relationships with strategic partners, including market intelligence firms and share insights and industry best practices learned from such partners with management.
Requirements : Master’s degree, or equivalent, in Business Administration, Finance, or related field, plus three (3) years of corporate development, business management, or related experience, including development of strategies for global business development; working with corporate finance, international economics, forecasting, financial analysis, and valuation; and developing business strategies within the international gaming industry.
ABOUT JAM CITY
Jam City is an award-winning mobile entertainment studio providing unique and deeply engaging games that appeal to a broad, global audience.
Led by CEO Chris DeWolfe, former MySpace co-founder and CEO, and COO Josh Yguado, former 20th Century Fox executive, Jam City is the creative powerhouse behind some of the highest-grossing and most enduring mobile games. Jam City’s global franchise Cookie Jam has generated more than half a billion dollars, and Panda Pop has more than 120 million downloads to date.
The company also is the go-to studio for Hollywood, having developed immersive, narrative-rich mobile games around iconic entertainment brands. The company’s popular RPG game Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery was the #1 game in more than 40 countries at its launch in April 2018.
Jam City has nine studios located in Los Angeles (HQ), Berlin, Buenos Aires, Bogotá, Burbank, Cedar Falls, San Diego, San Francisco, and Toronto.