update 23 days ago
Senior Creative Project Manager
  • 15 rue Félix Mangini - 69009 LYON
  • Ref: 03022022/EU/CORPO
  • Publication date: 15/07/2022
The company

BANDAI NAMCO Europe is a leading global publisher and developer of entertainment content for platforms including all major video game consoles and PC. 

BNEU is the western content hub of BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.(BNEI), and is building its reputation with franchises such as LITTLE NIGHTMARES™, THE DARK PICTURES ANTHOLOGY, and the upcoming UNKNOWN 9™ Awakening - developed by the recently acquired Reflector Entertainment based in Montreal, QC.

Part of the Japanese BANDAI NAMCO group, an entertainment industry leader with a presence in video games, toys and amusement parks, BANDAI NAMCO Europe has 15 international offices with operations in 50 countries around the world.


Our company motto is "Fun for all into the future"! Find out why you should join the BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe family in Lyon, France by watching this video: https://youtu.be/DGxNW_vzGWo

Job presentation

Within the EMEA Headquarters, you join the Creative team under the responsibilities of our Head of Marketing. You define and implement creative processes and manage the activity of one Creative Project Manager.

You provide solutions and artistic expertise to internal clients, mainly Product Managers, by creating and producing graphic elements of all types and on all media. You coordinate creation, localisation and formatting activities in conjunction with external agencies located in France and/or abroad.


Your principal responsibilities will be as follows:


  • Define and implement internal processes for the creation, adaptation and localisation of assets
  • Define the graphic choices to be made in relation to the various projects, in conjunction with internal clients
  • Ensure the creation, the layout and the adaptation of graphic elements, and the localisation thereof
  • Provide advice to internal clients both artistically/strategically and in terms of the feasibility of the creative requests issued
  • Optimise creative budgets and constantly strive to achieve savings and improve the quality of the work
  • Control the quality of productions in accordance with the brief, design specifications, manufacturing specifications, licensors' constraints and manufacturers' graphic charters
  • Optimise the performance of Marketing assets by performing A/B testing in conjunction with Product Managers and the media strategy planner
  • Define the specifics and develop a platform for asset management, storage and sharing
  • Manage the activities of one Creative Project Manager

Knowledge and Skills:


  • Excellent creative project management skills
  • Strong artistic sense
  • Knowledge of the graphic chain, from the brief to the delivery of the final files
  • Software proficiency in: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop
  • Software proficiency/good knowledge in: Premiere, After Effects
  • Fluent level of English and French, both written and spoken
  • Budget monitoring and optimisation skills


Experience and Qualifications:


  • 7-10 years of experience within a creative agency, ideally specialised in the entertainment industry
  • Bachelor or master's degree in art/design or communication/advertising
  • Experience in creative projects' management
  • Team management experience


Personality Traits:


  • Interest in video games and the entertainment industry
  • Rigorous and organised
  • Able to prioritise in order to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Creative and able to make proposals artistically and in terms of visual strategy
  • Team spirit
  • Good interpersonal skills, constructive attitude and deductive powers with many stakeholders and different nationalities/cultures
  • Able to listen and be flexible to adapt your work based on recommendations and product strategy



Sounds exciting?


Please apply in English (Resume and Cover letter) on the Career Page of our website. Applications submitted in other languages will not be reviewed.


Additional information


Job location: 15, rue Felix Mangini, 69009 LYON - FRANCE / This position is not eligible to full remote

Start date: asap

Contract: full time (permanent)

Remuneration: NC

Benefits: flexible working hours, 2 teleworking days per week, lunch vouchers, profit sharing, reimbursement of public transportation costs, work council advantages (gift vouchers, discount on services...), new building with various facilities (gym room, gaming room, nap room, car/bike/scooter parking, cafeteria and coffee corners...)

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