About the company Established in 1999, Hong Kong Digital Entertainment Association (HKDEA) is a non-profit making trade body dedicated to the betterment of the local digital entertainment industry. In the past decade, HK’s digital entertainment industry has been expanding, providing rooms for companies...

About the company

Established in 1999, Hong Kong Digital Entertainment Association (HKDEA) is a non-profit making trade body dedicated to the betterment of the local digital entertainment industry. In the past decade, HK’s digital entertainment industry has been expanding, providing rooms for companies and professionals to grow.

HKDEA has organized many industry support programs to help nurture talents in the industry:

- HK Comic Camp 2012-2016

- Ani-com Summer Carnival 2013

- Animation Support Program (2012 until now)

- HK ICT Awards: Best Digital Entertainment Awards 2006-2019

- Delegation to Annecy International Animation Film Festival 2010

- HK Digital Entertainment Industry Person-of-the-Year Awards 2004, 2006

 

- 21st DigiCon6 ASIA (Hong Kong) and 21st DigiCon6 ASIA Awards Series 2019

 

Project Director/Manager (Contract)

Job level Senior
Work exp Minimum 10 Years
Education Master Degree
Location
Wong Tai Sin
Employment type Contract
Benefits 5-day week, Flexible working hours
Industry Entertainment / Recreation / Performance
Job function Management > General Management
Marketing / Public Relations > Management
Published On 24/03/2020

Product/ Service

HKDEA is launching 2nd Game Enhancement and Promotion Support Scheme from April 2020 to March 2021 (12 months period) with below deliverables:

(1) Promotion and industry briefing to announce the program to game developer community

(2) Funding scheme guideline and agreement

(3) Vetting committee to select up to 12 game start-ups to join the scheme

(4) Selected companies will receive game testing and monetization skills training and student interns to do related game testing to enhance quality and game profitability before launching the new game to market

(5) A launch event to announce the selected companies and new games to the industry with press invitation

(6) Well-structured business training program to selected game companies in area of pitching skills, social media marketing skills, game marketing & pricing skills and game business operation skills

(7) Mentoring program for selected game companies 

(8) Set up exhibition pavilion to promote 12 newly launched games in Tokyo Game Show 2020

(9) An experience sharing seminar by participating companies to share the lessons learnt in project to game developer community.

We’re looking for a Project Director /Project Manager to help us run a high-profile 12 months (from April 2020 to March 2021) industry support project:

Job duties:

The Project Director/Manager will be responsible for below:

- Project documentation

- Organize industry briefing and training

- Recruit application from interested companies

- Run vetting committee and mentoring sessions

- Prepare guideline, reimburse funding subsidy to companies against milestones

- Conduct promotion campaigns

- Organize HK Pavilion in Tokyo Game Show  

- Chasing, and checking receipts of all expenses of all subsidized companies for auditing

- Chasing feedbacks from participating companies for project reports

 

 Requirements:

- Degree in Communication/Animation/Event Management or related fields

- 10-15 years in marketing/animation/event organizing experiences with good management experiences and skills (Less experiences will be considered as Project Manager)

- Experiences of project management of government-funded projects with good track record is preferable

- Besides project execution, the candidate should have the good industry knowledge and ability to lead and drive the development of this well-accepted industry support project to next level

- Can effectively communicate with multi-stakeholders i.e. the government department which provides funding, key animation industry supporters and program participants

- Excellent command of English and Chinese (both written and spoken)

 

Please note the final offer of the position will pending on final government funding. Interested parties please send resume with current and salary expected to the Executive Officer, HK Digital Entertainment Association Ltd.

Deadline of application is 30 March 2020.

Applicants not invited for interview within 2 months may consider their applications unsuccessful. All information will be used solely for recruitment purpose and will be destroyed when the recruitment process is finished.