Cloud Imperium Games is looking for an experienced Outsource Manager to join our team in Manchester! Serve as the main point of contact between CIG and a Vendor Provide information and process on our collaboration with the vendor and ensure that process is adhered both ways Coordinate Development, Vendors and Legal in formulating MCA, NDA, and SOW`s Track vendor delivery time, quality, roster changes and bandwidth Provide visibility and status updates to internal stakeholders through confluence/reports/jiras What do we expect from our Outsource Manager? Experienced with outsource management Ability to understand and negotiate game development deliveries Knowledge on the latest industry related workflows and methodologies Strong understanding of scheduling and tracking with JIRA, Confluence and MS Office A great communicator all around. So, if you are an enthusiastic and self-starting Outsource Manager please apply for this role immediately! Diversity Statement
The Outsource Manager is collaborating directly with the Directors, Leads, Production, Legal and Accounting to coordinate and manage the outsourcing of development. Working with our offsite vendors and partners, you will coordinate submissions and feedback, negotiate delivery schedules and contracts, and pro-actively seek new partners and workflows to make the process even more efficient.
Founded in 2012, Cloud Imperium Games creates cutting-edge videogames that defy expectations. We're currently developing Star Citizen, a record-breaking multiplayer online space sim, and Squadron 42, a cinematic single-player adventure set in the same universe. Join us as we break boundaries and make videogame history.
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What does an Outsource Manager at CIG do?
CIG is a global company, staunchly committed to cultivating a culture and workplace that celebrates all backgrounds, lifestyles, and perspectives. Together, we are creating a space where authentic recognition, appreciation, and understanding of the importance of diversity is fostered by everyone. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strive to build a team that represents all walks of life, and we want every employee to bring all the things that make them unique to the work environment. The universe is as vast and varied as the people in it, and it's our differences that make it special. Covid-19 Hiring Update
During the pandemic we transitioned to a temporary work-from-home model. We are now working through a gradual return to office plan as improvements of the COVID-19 situation will allow. We're continuing to interview and hire during this time and while Cloud Imperium is overall an in-office operating company, some roles will start out remotely and others will be in-office from day one of employment. As a general policy, we have a Flexitime policy arrangement that allows for some remote working if and when it meets the needs of the role and the company. The details can be discussed during the interview stage. We understand each person's circumstances may be unique and will work with you. Also, we follow mask requirements as they keep being updated per local regulations when in studio and we're also requiring full vaccination in order to work in studio. Fraud Statement
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