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VP Games, gambling & metaverse

Our VP Games, gambling & metaverse will develop and grow new business opportunities for ITV Studios in the global market, with a focus on (freemium) mobile games, metaverse and NFT’s.

  • Location Hilversum/UK
  • Employment 40 uur
  • Experience 8-10 years

Introduction

As part of ITV Studios, Global Entertainment leads the worldwide sales and exploitation of TV formats.

We are known for distributing shows that attract global audiences with significant commercial potential. It is home to licenses for some of the most powerful TV formats in the world, including The Voice, the fast-growing global sensation Love Island, Hell’s Kitchen, Come Dine With Me, I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!, Four Weddings, I Love My Country and The Chase.

For our Brand & Licencing team we are looking for a VP Games, gambling & metaverse who will, in collaboration with our Games, Live & Merchandise team in the UK, develop and grow new business opportunities for ITV Studios in the global market, with a focus on (freemium) mobile games, metaverse and NFT’s.

What you do

  • Set up and deliver strategy on gaming, gambling, metaverse and NFT’s
  • Develop intelligence on the global game industry by gathering and analyzing relevant industry news and reports, and building/maintaining a network of industry insiders
  • Build and manage relationships with operators, publishers and developers in a positive and constructive way
  • Identify and prioritize potential partners, and quantify the opportunities in order to set up new gaming and gambling licensing partnerships
  • Independently negotiate and close deals in partnership with the creative, legal and finance teams
  • Work with partners to launch new products and project manage them from start to finish
  • Manage and maximize value from existing products

Who you are

  • BA in Business Administration, Business Development or similar
  • Deep industry knowledge and experience in gaming, gambling and metaverse/NFT market. This experience was gained at a media company or similar company with large international IP
  • Digital native. Intimately familiar with major players and products in global gaming and gambling industry
  • Proven track record in business development and/or investment
  • Ability to understand, design & implement complex business models
  • Excellent communication, organizational, and presentation skills
  • Advanced Keynote and Excel skills
  • A fluent level of English is required (written and verbal)

What we offer

  • A Challenging position as part of an ambitious team
  • We offer a competitive salary, good secondary employment conditions, pension scheme and disability scheme
  • Hybrid approach to work
  • An exciting job at a leading media enterprise with a large international reach
  • We care for the environment  (ITV Green) and strive for a diverse and inclusive workfloor