Growth Strategy Lead, Gaming at TikTok
TikTok is the leading destination for short-form mobile video. Our mission is to inspire creativity and bring joy. TikTok has global offices including Los Angeles, New York, London, Paris, Berlin, Dubai, Mumbai, Singapore, Jakarta, Seoul and Tokyo. You will be shaping the landscape of Content Partnerships and we expect you to find solutions and create opportunities with a minimum of hand-holding. We are largely unencumbered by red tape, but building process is a critical step towards scale - be prepared to build a structure that empowers ongoing, sustainable rapid growth. About the Team: Partnerships are a critical means by which we drive user growth, awareness, and usage of TikTok. We are looking for an experienced strategist to build on existing high level relationships and forge high impact new partnerships in the gaming and e-sports industry. Job Description: TikTok is looking for a passionate Gaming Lead to oversee our partnership efforts with gaming/esports publishers and brands, working to drive adoption and deeper understanding of TikTok. Ideal candidates for this role will have an extensive understanding and interest in Gaming as well as a proven background of working with relevant partners to find success and generate innovation. This role requires close cross-functional collaboration with colleagues in Business Development, Marketing, Programming, Sales, and Operations in addition to various ByteDance teams around the world.
Responsibilities: - Drive overarching strategy for Gaming vertical and integrate any larger team/company initiatives into their workflow. - Interface regularly with other XFN Leads to ensure consistency across teams - Work hand-in-hand with Creator Community to generate opportunities for creators - Champion partner feedback to Operations and Product teams in an effort to continue optimizing internal and external tools.
- BA/BS or equivalent work experience - 5+ years experience in gaming and/or esports industry, with a focus on digital initiatives and partnerships - Extensive experience working cross-functionally and with all levels of management - Deep passion for TikTok and mobile entertainment - Proven track record of driving change and innovation across organizations - Experience using data and analytics in the service of larger initiatives