Technical Project Manager (Marketing)

Job Type:
Leeds, United Kingdom

The role: Technical Project Manager (Marketing)

We are looking for a Technical Project Manager to join our Marketing Operations team, based in our Leeds service office.

Are you our next super star?

We are building a new Marketing Centre of Excellence in Leeds and we’re looking for individuals with big ideas and the ability to think creatively and outside of the box. You will become part of a company that gives you everything you need to create winning moments to push your own boundaries and build the best experience for our millions of players around the world.

So, who are we? We’re home to some of the biggest, most exciting brands in the online gaming industry, with offices, events and players all over the world. We’re the ultimate owner of such brands as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo, Sky Poker and BetEasy, as well as live poker tour and event brands.

Why we need you: -

As part of this role, you will oversee planning, scheduling, and execution of Marketing Operations projects. The types of projects include new template designs, new feature requests, new product developments, and more. You will work in close collaboration with many internal stakeholders across various teams in the business including CXD, Content, Design Studio, Mailer Publishing, Web Publishing, CMS Development, and Delivery Management.

You will be responsible for managing new feature, functionality, and design requests for Marketing Operations. You will also review current initiatives ensuring involvement and alignment across necessary teams and lead project post-mortems to ensure learnings are applied in subsequent future initiatives. You will take ownership of planning and scheduling of all internal and external Marketing Operations projects and provide the buffer between business stakeholders and Marketing Operations production teams.

Who are we looking for: -

We’re looking for a creative thinker who can generate and drive effective solutions with proven project management skills and experience. You should have a relevant marketing background with experience in a similar role within marketing teams.

You’ll need to be well organised with the ability to multi-task and prioritise projects and have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to forge lasting and effective working relationships. You should have a basic understanding of modern web technologies including HTML, XML, CSS, and JavaScript.

As the ideal candidate, you will have: -

Experience of using the Atlassian tool suite (JIRA/Confluence). Any experience working in a regulated industry.

What’s in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to go into detail at this stage, we can say that we offer great salary packages and a discretionary annual performance bonus. We can also provide advice and dedicated assistance to those moving to Leeds.

We offer health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address). You can make the most of our personal interest allowance in order to learn something new or pursue a hobby. If you have a baby whilst you work for us, we will give you 1000 GBP as congratulations.

In addition to that, we provide the opportunity for a discounted gym membership.

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support in terms of developing your skills and helping you progress your career.

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview.

The Group

The Stars Group is the ultimate owner of industry leading gaming brands such as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, and the PokerStars Live brands, and through its ownership of Sky Betting & Gaming, a mobile-led leading online gaming operator, licenses the Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo and Sky Poker online gaming brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest publicly listed online gaming companies.  This role is in the Group’s Leeds service office in the Marketing department.