Head of Production wanted for Mobile studio in Scotland, UK

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Job Reference: BBBH2935
Job Type: Permanent
Sector: Senior Development
Location: Scotland
Salary: Competitive Rate

Head of Production

We design and create innovative games for mobile devices. The biggest growing section of the games market. We are looking for a passionate and dedicated person to come and join the Production team in the studio.
About the role:
The Head of Production will be using a range of experience, leadership and passion to steer the studios products from conception to completion. As well as developing the products the Head of Production role will be heavily focused on the development of the production and wider team to ensure that we are constantly moving forward and continues to be at the cutting edge of mobile games development.
Leading our team of leaders, excellent planning, communication and problem solving skills go without question. In addition to managing the day-to-day operations, the Head of Production will work closely with the rest of the development team, ensuring the best possible production process with all parties.
Reporting directly to the CEO, project budgeting and reporting are important skills for this role and demonstrable experience in these fields will be key. You will be key in bringing fun, accessible and ground-breaking social and mobile games to millions of players around the world, so you’ll need a clear view of the social and mobile games market and where it’s going.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing company on global titles, so if you are sharp-minded, passionate about making great games and ready to take on the next challenge in your Production career, then apply now!
Main Tasks & Accountabilities:

  • Work with the internal development teams to ensure quality and timely delivery of projects
  • Manage the day-to-day relationship with team members and clients to ensure all needs, requirements and expectations are met
  • Feature planning and management of update schedules
  • Produce Production Reports, monitor project costs, and stay abreast of new developing digital production technologies, work flows and games
  • Deliver builds and reports to clients
  • Build and develop the Production team
  • Be the hub of communication for all project progress, resource allocation status, and change management
  • Take a key role in the senior management team and decision making

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • The ability to demonstrate leadership and communication skills within creative teams
  • Knowledge of the mobile market, handset limitations and player expectations
  • Knowledge of Agile development methods essential (SCRUM)
  • World class planning and problem solving skills
  • Great communicator
  • Expert with office software packages


  • Knowledge of current trends in mobile games
  • Developed multiple games from conception to completion
  • Previous production experience a requirement
  • Knowledge of key KPIs and their impact on games
  • Jira mastery

Personal Attributes:

  • Approachable and personable
  • A passion for playing and creating videogames
  • Attention to detail
  • Pro-active and able to work on own initiative
  • Creative, innovative, proactive, diplomat

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