International PR Manager

Vacancy available in Dublin, Ireland

Larian Studios is looking an experienced public relations specialist to work on Divinity: Original Sin 2, as well as future projects.

As an International PR Manager for an independent video game developer, you will be working in the publishing department (Dublin, Ireland), and remotely with the design leads located in Ghent, Belgium. You must be open to extended periods of travel for both public and private events.

The ideal candidate must have at least three years' experience working in video games, with a deep understanding and appreciation for games and the industry, and established contacts within the international gaming press, influencers, as well as partners.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Create public relations (PR) strategies and manage their execution through pre-launch, launch, and post-launch phases

  • Handle all incoming media requests

  • Write and edit press releases and online materials about Larian games

  • Connect with the press as a representative of Larian Studios when needed

  • Organize and conduct press tours

  • Interface with PR partners to execute regional PR strategies

  • Handle interview questions about Larian games for the regional press

  • Write and edit articles and news stories for Larian websites

  • Brainstorm and cultivate ideas within the publishing team

  • Additional travel, writing projects and other duties as assigned.

 

Requirements

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in PR

  • Strong media relations background, and proven placement results

  • Team player with excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Fluency in creative English speaking and writing, able to quickly compose and edit a variety of creative texts that meet Larian standards, on deadline

  • Excellent interpersonal and diplomatic skills, maintaining an ability to always stay focused on the work at hand

  • Able to confidently communicate about Larian games with the press and public

  • Excellent knowledge of games and the game industry

  • Extreme attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines

  • Good presentation skills

  • Self-organized with excellent time-management skills

  • Bachelor's degree in public relations, marketing, journalism, or business, or equivalent work experience

 

Bonus:

  • Experience with media monitoring and PR database software

  • Deep knowledge of RPGs, modern and old

 

Portfolio:

Apply: jobs_ireland@larian.com with “PR Manager” in the Subject.

Submit a CV with a motivational letter in English about yourself, your work and gaming experience, and why you want to work at Larian to jobs_ireland@larian.com.

Please provide examples of your past work.

Applications that do not have this information will not be considered.