Release Manager (H/F)

Job description

About Focus home Interactive:

Focus Home Interactive is a French publisher based in Paris, France. Known for the quality, diversity and originality of its catalogue, Focus has published and distributed original titles (A Plague Tale: Innocence, Vampyr, Farming Simulator, Call of Cthulhu, Insurgency: Sandstorm, MudRunner, GreedFall, The Surge 2, SnowRunner…) that have become benchmark titles worldwide, available both in store and for download across the world. Focus publishes games on all major platforms, consoles and PC. The publisher's catalogue will get even richer in the coming months and years with eagerly awaited Hood: Outlaws & Legends as well as future updates of Curse of the Dead Gods, and Hardspace: Shipbreaker.

Role and responsabilities:

Project manager responsible for a catalog of products releases and post-releases to different stores.

You will reports to the Head of Release Manager and will be expected to:

  • Macro following-up of a bunch of games’ developments alongside Line Producers and company’s stakeholders.
  • Scheduling and maintaining release plans according to release targets.
  • Main point of contact with console makers for production-related questions.
  • Developer support for certification-related question.
  • Preparing game pre-release certification with store owners (PlayStation, Microsoft, Nintendo, …).
  • Work with our different partners and outsourcers on the release processes.

Work with our different internal talents (PC experts, Producers, Business development, Trade and Content management, Manufacturing coordinators…)

Job requirements

Requirements :

Mandatory:

  • Bac +5 in project management.
  • Communication &Teamwork ability/skills : you will need to Work with our different internal talents and external ( such as store owners)
  • Rigorous, planning

Desirable:

  • Already worked with 1st parties like Steam, Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo…
  • TRC, XR, Lotcheck… knowledges.
  • Experience with certification processes and tools.
  • Age rating submission.
  • Video game experience with publishers

- alternating remote /face-to-face work