Tencent America LLC is looking for a Senior Director of Business Development to help us grow our U.S. business. We seek a highly capable and passionate individual who is willing to lead/grow others but also enjoys working in a team environment to drive deals that are significant to our business. Do you have a love for online and/or mobile gaming with the experience to be a key contributor to our team? If so, we want to hear from you!
Discover and evaluate high quality games for licensing and evaluate the capability of development studios
Provide recommendations to maximize revenue and win new business
Communicate effectively and consistently, ensuring key decisions and directions are visible to all team members and executive stakeholders
Manage new customer pipeline, including providing feedback on researched accounts and generating new leads
Develop strong partner relationships with companies
Financial modeling and business negotiation
Own and follow through the entire business transaction process
May manage a Business Development Team
Must have led the licensing process for at least 2 signifcant online games
8+ years of experience with at least 5 years in business development or licensing in the gaming industry
At least 3 years in a manager or director or equivalent role at major gaming companies with good track record (negotiating licensing in the gaming industry)
Direct experience with contract negotiations
Must have a good and well established reputation in the gaming industry
Experience attending all major tradeshows (ie. GDC, Gamescom) and handling industry relationships
Experience managing business development teams a plus
Ability to travel 50% or more
Located in Palo Alto, California, Tencent America is dedicated to bringing high quality and engaging gaming and mobile experiences to our users.
We are small and nimble, but growing rapidly and looking for top talent to propel us forward. Combining the results-oriented nature of a startup with the resources of a profitable and leading internet company, Tencent America offers a unique opportunity for aspiring individuals to thrive. We embrace a culture of teamwork & creativity and are driven by our values - Integrity, Passion, Collaboration, and Innovation. We seek like-minded individuals who prosper and thrive in this culture, and also know how to have fun. We offer competitive compensation, fully paid health benefits, on-site gaming (of course), and truly value our team members and their professional growth.
For more information about Tencent, please visit us at: http://careers.tencent.com/global/