At Outplay, we have a fantastic opportunity within our growing marketing department for a Marketing Analyst to support the marketing team with the data analysis & insights necessary to grow our games audiences.
The Marketing Analyst is responsible for complex marketing analysis, marketing data visualisation, reporting automation and effective communication of insights to support commercial and marketing growth strategy. In addition, in this role you will analyse market trends, market opportunities and other insights.
You will be working closely with the Head of Growth Marketing, to assess the data requirements for our marketing and business needs for our live games and next releases. You will have an opportunity to play a key part in driving the next phase of Outplay growth.
Outplay Entertainment is the largest independent mobile developer in the UK and based in the thriving game’s hub of Dundee, Scotland. We create limitless fun for our players with lovingly crafted and innovative games for mobile phones and tablets.
This approach has seen us recognised for a stable of award-winning titles, including Mystery Match, Crafty Candy and Booty Quest. Our portfolio of awesome games is expanding, and we are always on the search for talented and passionate people to help us grow. With over 30 nationalities represented and a diverse range of experience and expertise, our teams thrive off their ability to work at the forefront of the mobile games industry, building or supporting live game experiences that are enjoyed by millions of players across the world.
The fun and passion injected into our games is reflected in our culture too. Outplay is more than just work. New team members will join a family that has conquered Munros, raced karts, taken on Tough Mudder and Rough Runner, competed in bake-offs, downward dogged, and even ventured to the wilds of Scotland together.
Marketing Data Analysis: ability to provide robust analysis to allow the marketing team to understand the results of marketing campaigns and play a key role in identifying opportunities for growth campaigns.
Marketing Strategy Support: Work closely with marketing & UA managers to help them create strategies and measure success of campaigns, channels and customer segments performance, ensuring objectives are being met
Data Driven Decision Support: Be passionate about data driven decisions and transforming raw data into clear actionable business insights.
Insights Presentation: Interpret and present insights from data to help drive marketing efforts.
Competitor & Market Trend Monitoring: Analyse & share games sector market and competitor trends.
Coordination with Analytics & DataOps teams: Partner with the Analytics & DataOps teams to define the data roadmap for marketing & business data and link with other company data sources.
Education: Bachelor in in Mathematics, Statistics, Marketing or Economics
Data Analyst Experience: relevant experience in a data science or analytics role, preferably supporting a marketing or business function.
Data Analysis & Insights Record: Past experiences of analysing and synthesizing data coming from different sources and then translating them in simple business language for stakeholders.
Excellent Communication Skills: The position requires collaboration with multiple marketing specialities and company stakeholders, requiring effective communication with a wide spectrum of people.
Pragmatic problem-solver: Outplay needs someone who looks for & suggests solutions to tackle business challenges.
Friendly and Respectful Team Player: Outplay aspires to be a positive and fun place to work, it is therefore essential for team members to bring a positive, friendly, fun & inclusive attitude to work, having a willingness to work as a team and share with others.
Passion for Mobile Games Marketing: Demonstrate a keen interest in marketing, videogames, and the mobile games industry.
Tableau experience: Any Tableau experience is a plus.
Predictive modelling: Any experience in marketing or business predictive modelling is a plus.
What we can offer
You will have the chance to benefit from our talent initiative, The Outplay Academy – and the opportunity to acquire new skills and grow alongside the business. From mentoring schemes and educational workshops to industry event attendance and guest speakers – we are proud of our dedication to development.
We also offer the following staff benefits:
Private medical and dental care
33 days holiday
Access to our team discount scheme
Employee assistance package
At Outplay, our mission is to create limitless fun for everyone who plays our games, and we value every individual that helps make that goal a reality. We are committed to remaining an equal opportunities employer and provide a friendly, safe, and welcoming environment for everyone who works here irrespective of age, race, ethnicity, religion, disability, gender, gender identity and expression, physical appearance, body size, and sexual orientation. All our employees are treated with dignity and respect, because being part of Outplay is more than just work – it’s a family.
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