Marketing Manager

Salary : £27,000 - £30,000 (depending on experience)

Contract : Full time
Location: Remote/London (preferred European time zone)

Summary

Modiphius Entertainment is looking for a marketing manager to provide strategy and oversee its marketing activities. As our marketing manager you’ll create and oversee marketing strategies for the tabletop hobby brands we create and licence, as well as manage the marketing activities, and report on their success.

 Applications are open to remote-working candidates as the role is ‘work-from-home’.

Responsibilities

  • Communicating with senior management about existing and new marketing activities.
  • Organising marketing activities, both for trade and customer-facing channels, and ensuring the prompt delivery of materials and products by coordinating with both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Working with Modiphius’ advertising and PR partners to increase customer acquisition and retention.
  • Managing and creating appropriate content for a variety of brands and licensed products, and liaising with project teams to keep them informed.
  • Evaluating and improving marketing campaigns with possible solutions to fit within budgetary constraints and the hobby games industry.
  • Measuring marketing outcomes to increase the efficiency of marketing activities within the company and ensure a good return on investment.

Personal Qualities

  • Be highly self-motivated and driven.
  • Have the ability to multi-task and stay organised with a complex workload.
  • Represent the company as a positive and inclusie voice in the hobby community.
  • Have an excellent knowledge of the tabletop hobby, including role playing games, board games, and war games.
  • Leave no community behind.
  • Be reliable, flexible, and cooperative.
  • Be approachable, diplomatic, and tactful.
  • Actively solve problems instead of parting blame.
  • Keep everyone up to date and be an active communicator and listener.
  • Want to work in a company as it grows, and shape its working practices.
  • The ideal candidate would be working in marketing currently in a similar capacity.

3D Designer (Digital Sculptor) Job Description

Salary : £25,000- £27,000 (depending on experience)

Contract : Full time
Location: Remote/London (preferred European time zone)

Summary

Modiphius Entertainment are seeking experienced 3D Designers, with specialisation in manufactured product design, to join our team in the creation of professional quality miniatures and other tabletop gaming products.

Currently available positions require midweight experience levels or greater (typically, at least 3+ years in a professional context), with a demonstrated portfolio of wide-ranging contributions to professionally published/produced manufactured products.

 This experience could include creation of miniatures, action figures, collectibles, or other high-precision scale manufactured products.

Successful candidates must be highly detail/precision-oriented, quality-driven, able to meet deadlines, and passionate about continuous development of their 3D skills set.

Available positions are remote based, with preference for UK-based candidates in order to collaborate with teammates during shared working hours. Job offers may be dependent upon successful completion of an initial assessment commission or demonstration. The first three months of employment are probationary.

Responsibilities

  • Digital sculpting and modeling of high quality, manufacturable wargaming figures and other tabletop gaming assets. .
  • Working with briefs, creating neutral “T” or “A” poses and draft assets, followed by posing, then refining into finished products ready for casting in conjunction with the 3D Design Team manager, sculpt art director(s) and other creative leads in the company.
  • Providing requested renders of products to be used in the approval process.
  • Creation of final digital assets - typically in .STL format - to be used in the manufacturing process. These are to be prepared with appropriate component splitting and joints, and they must meet required specifications for tolerance gaps, wall thickness, detail extrusion, undercuts, draft angle, and more.

Role

  • Demonstration of professional manufactured product design experience (3+ years).
  • Fluent English language competency, as communications will involve advanced technical subject matter.
  • Professional competency in Maxon/Pixologic ZBrush 3D software.
  • Advanced competency in flexible mold-based (resin and/or soft metal) manufacturing workflows. This includes draft analysis, part thickness, and feature strength optimisation, as well as preparation of multi-component assemblies.
  • Advanced competency in preparation of files suitable for 3D printing and manufacture. This includes creation, splitting, and processing of accurate .STL files.
  • Advanced competency in character-based art and design skills, with emphasis on knowledge of human anatomy, proportion, and dynamics.
  • Competency in general 3D workflows, including poly modeling and subdivision surfaces.
  • Preference for familiarity with supplementary 3D modeling and/or CAD software including any of: Blender, Maya, 3DS Max, C4D, Modo, Solidworks, Fusion360, Rhino, Spaceclaim, etc.
  • Be open and able to respond to technical and artistic criticism of your work.
  • Strong time management to ensure deadlines are met and work flows through the manufacturing pipeline

Personal Qualities

  • Have a wide knowledge of both niche and mainstream tabletop games.
  • Have an extensive knowledge of art direction, art theory and the product production process.
  • Be bright, highly self-motivated and driven.
  • Be proactive about continuous skill development and training.
  • Have the ability to multi-task and stay organised in a dynamic work environment.
  • Be analytical and inquisitive, with excellent attention to detail.
  • Be reliable, flexible and cooperative.
  • Ability to manage a complex workload.
  • Be diplomatic and tactful.
  • Be personable and approachable, with an enthusiastic and motivational nature.

Production Operative - Cornwall

We are seeking a motivated hard-working individual to join our growing team of resin figure manufacturers. We work in a quality driven environment and require someone with a high attention to detail to assist within the resin casting process.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Demoudling of cast resin parts.
  • Quality control, checking cast parts.
  • Achieving daily quota's of produced parts.
  • Assembly of finished products.
  • Assisting with the daily running of moulds.
  • Opportunity available to learn the moudling and casting process

Workshop based in Lostwithiel in Cornwall, England all skills and training provided but existing knowledge of mould making and table top gaming is a great bonus. You must be based near Liskeard or willing to relocate to apply to the role (please indicate this in your application), and must have the legal right to work in the UK.

Writers, Editors, Layout, Proof Readers, Illustrators, Game Designers

We are always on the lookout for creatives to join our extended teams for our major game projects. These roles are typically remote and do not require you to be in London. When writing please include details of particular projects you'd like to work on and why plus a CV. We look forward to hearing from you!

PLEASE NOTE! You must have previous experience of contributing to a published tabletop game and working to a deadline. 

We are committed to diversity in both our core team as well as our wide ranging creative teams and you will find us very open and approachable.