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Convention Programming Manager

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The Pokémon Company

The Pokémon Company

51-200 employees

Provides Pokémon games, anime, and goods information

Consumer Goods

Compensation Overview

$102k - $152kAnnually

+ Healthcare Premiums + Family Leave + Life Insurance + Income Protection Insurance + 401k Matching + Fitness Reimbursement + Relocation Packages

Senior

Bellevue, WA, USA

Category
Game Engineering
IT & Support
Web Development
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in events, entertainment, or gaming industries
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience attending Anime/Comic/Gaming conventions
  • Strong understanding of B2C and fan conventions
  • Knowledge of Pokémon brand and fan base
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft tools
  • Ability to work under pressure and challenging timelines
  • Ability to multitask and plan for multiple events
  • Team player with ability to work with various groups
  • Organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Creative problem-solving skills
Responsibilities
  • Plan creative programming for Pokémon events
  • Create and present pitches for new programming ideas
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders and departments
  • Work with vendors to reflect visions and goals
  • Communicate with Marketing for event promotion
  • Search for new ideas and improvements through research
  • Manage content management system for convention program
  • Coordinate logistics and timelines for new programming ideas
  • Monitor budgets and oversee event executions
  • Support in creating reports after each event

The Pokémon Company specializes in delivering extensive and timely Pokémon-related content through its comprehensive website which serves as a central hub for all things Pokémon, including games, anime, and merchandise. This focus ensures that employees are constantly at the forefront of web technology and content management systems, contributing to a dynamic and tech-savvy workplace. The company’s dedication to maintaining a rich repository of Pokémon culture not only promotes industry leadership in entertainment and merchandising but also fosters a creative and engaging environment for its staff.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Minato City, Japan

Founded

1998

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

20%

2 year growth

27%

Benefits

100% employer-paid healthcare premiums for you

Generous paid family leave

Employer-paid life insurance

Employer-paid long and short-term income protection insurance

US Employees: 401k Employer Matching

UK/IRE Employees: Pension Employer Contributions

Fitness reimbursement

Commuter benefit

LinkedIn learning

Comprehensive relocation package

Hybrid work environment