Player Connections Director
Posted on 7/19/2023

1,001-5,000 employees

Sports-based game development studio
Company Overview
2K’s mission is to enable all gamers to build, connect, escape and dream big with their wide array of interactive entertainment for video game consoles, personal computers, and mobile devices. The company is committed to maintaining and developing some of the most creative, respective and premium games in today’s gaming market.

Company Stage


Total Funding





Novato, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Los Angeles, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Market Research
Business & Strategy
  • Proven analytical skills; ability to analyze raw data, draw conclusions, and develop actionable recommendations
  • Proven Management experience
  • Comfortable working with Senior Executives
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills
  • A demonstrated ability to distill complex strategies down to accessible concepts and communicate them to executives
  • Self-starter and problem solver
  • Ability to develop strong, open, and collaborative working relationships by gaining trust to successfully manage and deliver against expectations
  • Consistently exhibit natural curiosity and dynamism
  • Provide strategic leadership and vision for the connection planning team, aligning media strategies with clients' objectives. Oversee the development of media frameworks, ensuring they are innovative, data-driven, and aligned with industry best practices. Stay abreast of emerging media trends, technologies, and market developments to drive continuous improvement in media strategies
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams and senior management, so as to understand marketing and commercial goals, target audiences and industry dynamics
  • Build and maintain relationships, acting as a trusted advisor on media strategies
  • Lead presentations, providing strategic insights, and recommendation to senior stake holders and key planning meetings
  • Collaborate with our holding company (Take-Two), on group project and initiatives
  • Lead and mentor the Player Connection team, fostering a collaborative and innovative work environment
  • Set goals, provide guidance, and conduct performance evaluations for team members
  • Develop and enhance team members' skills through training and professional development opportunities
  • Oversee the analysis of market research, consumer insights, and performance data to generate actionable insights
  • Collaborate with the Player Connection team to translate insights into effective media strategies and recommendations
  • Ensure that data-driven insights are effectively communicated to internal stakeholders
  • Collaborate with cross-functional media teams, to ensure cohesive and integrated media campaigns
  • Work closely with the creative team to align messaging and creative concepts with media plans
  • Foster collaboration and effective communication across departments to deliver seamless client experiences
  • Manage the global media agency relationship, ensuring they are an effective media partner, and deliver added value at a global and local level
  • Collaborate with the commercial teams, to establish media budgets and oversee their effective allocation to deliver our commercial goals
  • Have a holistic view of our media investment, and ensure efficient and effective use of resources
Desired Qualifications
  • 9+ years of experience in a media planning/strategy role. Agency experience is a plus but not required