AVAILABLE POSITIONS Licensing Producer

Zynga is currently for a Licensing Producer to work with the Slots organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage asset approvals in partnership with multiple game teams, and under direction of the Senior Licensing Producer. Track art, audio, video and other assets daily.
  • Build and maintain tracking documents of asset approvals for long term and short term game projects.
  • Organize, provide quality control and submit game assets to licensors for approval, while communicating feedback to teams and managing all change requests and resubmissions.
  • Work with Marketing teams to coordinate outreach campaigns against game roadmaps and licensor approval timelines.
  • Work with audio teams and external licensing music vendors on publishing/master licenses, in coordination with Legal, Procurement, and Accounts Payable.
  • Work closely with external vendors, Business Development, Finance, Legal, and Procurement on maintaining existing license agreements.
  • Collaborate with VIP team to execute sponsorship opportunities.
  • Process and track payments to third-parties.

Required Skills / Qualifications:

  • Ability to juggle and constantly prioritize multiple projects/requests from numerous internal and/or external partners
  • Self-motivated to act quickly when issues arise that need immediate attention.
  • Strong negotiation skills, with an ability to find middle ground between groups.
  • Detail-oriented, with excellent written skills in reports, emails and other communication.
  • Strong verbal communication both one-on-one and in larger meetings with internal and external parties.
  • Ability to learn in-house and external partner proprietary website portals.
  • Experience with Google Suite (Drive, Docs, Sheets and Slides).
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word).

Desired Skills / Experience:

  • Working knowledge of different image and video file formats, including how to manipulate images and video.
  • Work experience in videogames, real-money gaming or other entertainment industries.
  • Background knowledge of U.S. trademark & copyright law, in relation to risk management
  • Background knowledge of Film & Clip Licensing, including guild and union procedures
  • Ability to travel 2x/year as needed.
  • Experience with Slack, Jira and Confluence.

Careers region: North America

Careers Category: Game Design & Production

Careers location: Chicago, IL

Careers Type: Full-Time