Assoc. Business Developer/Business Developer

Business DevelopmentRemote, California


Description

Position at Humble Bundle

Job Title: Business Developer, Games

Department: Business Development

Reporting To: Director of Games BD 

Employment RFT/Exempt

Position #: 843


About Humble Bundle:

Humble Bundle sells games, ebooks, software, and other digital content. Our mission is to support charity while providing awesome content to customers at great prices. We launched in 2010 with a single two-week Humble Indie Bundle, but we have humbly grown into a store full of games and bundles, a subscription service, a game publisher, and more. We have raised $200 million for charity and counting.


Position Intro:

We're looking for a videogame-loving self starter with a background in Sales and/or Business Development. You are someone who is excited to work alongside a team of like-minded individual contributors to collectively hit business-revenue targets by creating high-quality games promotions.

You will follow best practices to identify, initiate, and close deals with top game developers and publishers; help sell millions of indie/AAA titles to our growing community of 10 million customers and fans; and continue Humble Bundle's mission to raise money for thousands of worthwhile causes.

 

Supervision Exercised:

Individual Contributor


Responsibilities:

  • Lead curation for regular promotions, from initial idea to launch on the site
  • Build strong, friendly, and long-term focused relationships with our developer and publisher partners, by scheduling regular calls and in-person meetings, attending conventions, and more
  • Collaborate with teammates to enable Humble to continue being a force for good in the video game industry
  • Develop and maintain a deep and up-to-date understanding of the PC gaming space and the most successful games
  • Find new insights and tactics to build the most appealing promotions and products for publishers, developers and customers; and work with teams across the company to implement these ideas

Required Experience:

  • Appreciation of indie/AAA games from a commercial perspective; the ideal candidate cares about game deals, bundles, and seasonal sales across all PC platforms
  • 1-5 years of BD, account management, and digital distribution experience in the videogame industry; a rich partner network, a plus
  • Experience with revenue reporting, forecasting, hitting revenue targets
  • Strong EQ, with thoughtful, present-minded approach to teamwork
  • Strong verbal, written and presentation skills
  • A completionist approach to project management, with the ability to focus on and regularly close multiple deals
  • Outgoing personality, happy to attend events to represent Humble Bundle, and talk to strangers
  • Deep love for games of all kinds is key!

Travel Requirements:

As needed, but up to 10-20%.  This job includes possible meetings at partner sites and conferences via air travel. This role could entail long work days during events of up to 12 - 14 hours per day. 


Covid-19 Hiring Update: We’ve transitioned to a work-from-home model and we’re continuing to interview and hire during this time.  This is a remote position.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability. 

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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