Which Job would you want? – Dan

For the job I wanted to apply for that is available is that of Localisation Producer/Project Manager with Nintendo, the details are shown below;

Project Manager (m/f)

You will plan, monitor and control a variety of resources to ensure the on-time completion of your projects. You will need excellent organisational and interpersonal skills to interface with different departments and to effectively lead team members from various cultures and backgrounds on a day-to-day basis in order to create a product that meets Nintendo’s high standard of quality.

TASKS:
” Planning, coordinating and monitoring various localisation projects with global teams
” Scheduling of tasks, deadlines and milestones
” Creation of Gantt charts in MS Project for distribution to concerned parties
” Acquisition and dissemination of information to project teams as required
” Coordination of communication between project teams and external parties
” Identification and solving of problems quickly and effectively
” Monitoring of project progress, reporting of status, and escalation of issues as required
” Working to ensure on-schedule completion of project
” Liaison with departments involved in the localisation process
” Maintenance of direction and conceptual integrity of the original product
” Evaluation of software to understand project requirements
” Evaluation of team performance

KEY REQUIREMENTS:
” Minimum 2 years experience in console videogame industry preferably in Japanese to English localisation of console video game products or project management
” Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks in a dead-line oriented work environment
” Self-motivation, initiative, and ability to solve problems and make decisions while acting independently and decisively
” Ability to lead and execute localisation projects in all levels
” Ability to work in a team environment
” Ability to motivate and direct a multicultural team
” Outstanding communication skills in written and spoken English
” Communication skills in written and spoken Japanese highly advantageous
” Proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and MS Project
” In-depth knowledge of and passion for video games
” Knowledge of PC and console game development
” Ability to analyse and comprehend abstract software concepts and content
” Awareness of cross cultural differences and understanding of Japanese culture
” Bachelor’s degree from accredited four-year college or university

At Nintendo, our goal is to make people smile. As a Localisation Producer, you will play a big part in helping us achieve that goal.
Are you interested, and up to the challenge? If so, please submit your application via our homepage, including your CV and covering letter in English (and Japanese if applicable).

Nintendo of Europe GmbH, Human Resources,
Nintendo Center, 63760 Großostheim, Germany,
http://www.nintendo-europe.com

We look forward to receiving your application.

Nintendo of Europe GmbH, Human Resources
Nintendo Center
63760 Großostheim, Germany

-Dan

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