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Cloudhead Games: General Manager

Cloudhead Games

This is a Full-time position in Qualicum Beach, BC posted January 12, 2021.

Job DescriptionCloudhead Games is seeking a General Manager.We are a virtual reality game studio based in beautiful Qualicum Beach on Vancouver Island, BC.

We focus on developing the most advanced consumer VR experiences.

With over seven years of research and development, we have created innovative solutions and award-winning content, proving the capabilities of this new medium.

As the General Manager, you will help us blaze trails through the great possibilities of VR with your ability to manage the day-to-day operations in a thriving video game studio.

As a successful candidate, you will have a strong preference for working in a fun, creative, and innovative environment poised for growth.

You’re passionate about leadership, people, management, and operations; and have the ability tobalance these while achieving the company’s goals.

As General Manager you will be a member of the management team and work closely with the Director of Operations to plan, organize, and run key studio activities and set clear targets to achieve objectives.

You will play an integral role in helping to maintain culture and align operations, processes, and communications.

This position will provide excellent growth opportunities; you will have a varietyof responsibilities and initiatives depending on the business needs and areas of priority.Dedication and excitement for VR runs deep within our company, so you should bring the passion to match.This is a permanent full-time position.Leadership Skills:An entrepreneurial spirit and drive to work in a fast-paced organizationExperience working with companies that have undergone various phases of dynamic change and growthAbility to lead with confidence, competence, and inspirationA combination of compassion, logic, and wisdom when making decisions and recommendationsUnderstand and maintain the highest level of ethics and integrityExcellent verbal and written abilities to communicate accurately and tactfully, conveying competency, helpfulness, and supportKeen sense of humor and enjoy having fun at workResponsibilities:Identify, oversee, and implement daily business operationsFacilitate and attend all management meetings and aid in key decision makingManage the studio operations, culture, budget, and growthAssist in recruitment and HR admin, including employee onboarding and offboarding, benefits administration, and performance evaluationPurchase and maintain inventory of studio assets and equipmentManage the IT support contract and act as main point of contact Review and manage contracts, trademarks, patents, etc.Act as a role model for employees and foster teamwork, employee morale, motivation, and open communicationQualifications:Degree in Business Management, Business Administration preferred3-5 years of experience as a General Manager in the video game industry or other creative industryDeep knowledge of business functions such as finance, marketing, and HRIntermediate-to-advanced skills with G Suite for Business, Excel, and other MS Office applicationExcellent analytical reasoning, strategic thinking, and problem-solving skillsSelf-motivated while working in a remote capacityInterest and/or insatiable passion for all things VRMust have the ability to work within the Pacific Standard Time Zone (PST)Benefits:Two weeks paid vacation plus One week paid during our studio closure between Dec 25th-31stCompetitive compensation package Employee Stock Ownership PlanHealth benefits through ManulifeCurrently, this position will require you to work from home with support from Cloudhead.

We are a distributed team with a focus on remote collaboration.

When/if we open our physical location we will maintain a hybrid studio culture.

Apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to Note: Due to an accelerated timeline, only qualifying candidates will be contacted.