Overview

Vertigo Games is hiring! The leading publisher and developer of VR games is looking for an International PR Manager for their offices in the center of Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Join forces with our passionate teams and work on some of the most popular VR games to date.

Reporting directly to the Marketing Director, the International PR Manager will lead our efforts to launch our VR games internationally by crafting and telling relevant, credible stories and communicating with press, influencers and our player communities. The right candidate will be able to deliver strategic PR & community plans and creative ideas to promote our VR games, as well as execute them.

Responsibilities:

  • Build and execute PR & community plans for upcoming VR game releases
  • Copywrite for press releases, social media and other external communication purposes
  • Build and maintain global relations with relevant press and influencers
  • Plan, execute and attend press tours and events in key markets
  • Manage presence at & attend international trade shows and events
  • Collaborate with external PR agencies to support local PR activities
  • Engage fan base via community channels, including social media and forums
  • Support and compliment partner marketing activities
  • Collaborate with production team for PR & social media creative
  • Present PR & community plans and results to Marketing Director

Qualifications:

  • Experience in PR or related fields within the gaming industry
  • A degree in marketing or communication
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Strong knowledge of gaming press and influencers
  • Strong planning skills, basic knowledge of Office programs
  • Experience and interest in public / on-camera speaking
  • A natural flair for copywriting
  • A social media native

Plusses:

  • A passion for VR
  • Dutch
  • Shipped a VR game

What we offer:

  • The opportunity to work on some of the most cutting-edge VR games
  • Regular opportunities to travel abroad for business
  • An enthusiastic team full of (VR) gaming enthusiasts
  • Flexible working hours
  • A bright work place located right in the middle of Rotterdam
  • Free access to gyms through company sports plan
  • Social events including Friday afterwork drinks

To apply for this position, please submit your CV and application letter to: [email protected] and include “International PR Manager” in the subject line.

About Vertigo Games

Founded in 2008, Vertigo Games is a game developer and publisher that since the dawn of the modern VR era has exclusively developed and launched full-feature games for VR. The company is best-known for the platinum-selling VR FPS Arizona Sunshine. Upcoming VR titles include the VR puzzle adventure A Fisherman's Tale and the VR strategy game Skyworld for PlayStation VR.