Mar 22, 2017

Job title

Senior Product Manager (m/f)


Turtle Entertainment America

Employer description

What we are searching for:

You want to make a difference.
You are enthusiastic, autonomous and eager to operate complex tasks.
You are willing, to be part of the team and help us achieve our goals.


USA /Burbank

Job description

Reporting directly to the VP of Product, the Senior Product Manager works independently and collaboratively to perform the following essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Directly manage Associate Product Managers and/or Product Managers
  • Create scopes of work and project budgets with client input
  • Be the main point of contact (POC) for client(s)
  • Manage project budgets and expenses
  • Develop project strategy with strong understanding of the product and community
  • Enhance quality of product, service, and broadcasts
  • Generate project reports, presentations, briefings, etc.
  • Plan and execute live events in various event locations and in our studios
  • Collaborate with sponsors and partners to create exciting brand opportunities around products, leagues, and ESL properties
  • Liaise with stakeholders, producers, and product managers across departments to host unforgettable events and competitions at the studio or other regional events
  • Oversee and guide marketing and social media strategies for projects
  • Coordinate and motivate TV and league operations around your product on a daily basis
  • Review and submit expenses and contractor/vendor payments
  • Keep abreast of changes in area(s) of expertise and responsibility via participation in ongoing professional development and training as determined in collaboration with primary supervisor and Human Resources team
  • Perform other duties, functions, responsibilities, projects and provide assistance as necessary

Job requirements

Must haves:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of experience and education
  • 4+ years of experience in Product Management, Event Management, or a related field
  • Must have management experience
  • Must be able to strongly lead and motivate a team
  • Ability to coordinate with multiple departments and clients efficiently
  • Knowledge of esports and gaming is a must
  • Must be able to handle multiple projects at a time
  • Strong time management, multi-tasking, detail-oriented and problem solving skills
  • Must have a flexible schedule based around productions and events
  • Experience working in esports entertainment, broadcasting or other entertainment industry is preferred
  • Must be eligible to work in the United States


Nice to have:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to organize and prioritize tasks resulting in consistent productivity
  • Ability to meet accuracy and productivity goals
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Operate computers and other technology devices and equipment proficiently with associated software and apps in accordance with company policy and role responsibilities
  • Work independently and collaborate well within teams with a high standard of integrity and ethics in support of ESL’s strategic interests, policies, and goals
  • Perform work with patience, discretion, good judgement, courtesy and tact while working with people from a wide variety of backgrounds and cultures, including colleagues, clients, vendors, partners, contractors and other possible stakeholders
  • Demonstrate effective, accurate and clear communication with excellent verbal, written, interpersonal, social media, reading, phone and customer service skills in accordance with role
  • Respond to others in a timely and couteous manner
  • Define and prioritize realistic and specific goals and objectives
  • Use strong project management, organizational and time management skills to complete work with accuracy and exceptional attention to detail
  • Able to manage multiple, concurrent projects in a deadline driven, fast-paced environment

Job benefits

What is it like working at Turtle Entertainment?

At Turtle Entertainment, you are surrounded by some of the brightest minds in gaming. Our hierarchies are flat and your ideas and opinions are constantly in demand. Each day will be met with complex and challenging tasks we are going to solve together. Quick decision making allows us to create products which shape and define the nature of the esports market. We value team chemistry and team work above anything else, creating a friendly and fast paced work environment.

Apply information


You feel ready for the challenge to work at Turtle Entertainment? Please send us your application with your earliest starting date (including: CV, if available, some previous work samples and credentials) in PDF format to


Turtle Entertainment GmbH

Human Resources

Siegburger Str. 189

50679 Köln

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Meike Scheiderich
Head of HR, ESL
+49 221 880 449 - 125

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