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Global Marketing Director

  • Role: Global Marketing Director
  • Team: Development
  • Location: Kent

The role

At Dovetail Games we are passionate about empowering our people to build beautiful worlds, craft breath-taking games and do the best work of their career to deliver our vision: “By Enthusiasts, For Enthusiasts”.

Our offices sit on a brand-new river-front studio in the heart of the Historic Dockyard in Kent, UK. We are growing fast, developing our games using cutting-edge technology and delivering these on multiple platforms: PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

We are looking for a Global Marketing Director to manage our Trains and Fishing Marketing Teams.  Reporting to the VP of Publishing the successful candidate must have strong leadership qualities and commercially experienced in digital marketing, social media and games. Do you have what it takes?


  • Working directly with the Product Marketing Directors of Trains and Fishing franchises, developing and implementing strong owned and paid marketing direction across all franchises.
  • Drive cost effective player retention and acquisition marketing tactics, focusing on the hobby detail of our products.
  • Set short- and long-term goals for marketing focusing on creative campaign ideas, audiences, and go to market plans.
  • Work with all publishing teams to generate and steer highly creative marketing execution, communications strategy and reporting for all titles.
  • Work with appropriate digital agencies, first parties marketing teams and internal development teams to fully support all launches and releases.
  • Define and report on key marketing performance metrics.
  • Develop and support the marketing teams within Dovetail Games.
  • Understand and monitor consumer and competitor trends as a leading marketing expert within the company.
  • Work with the VP of Publishing to steer and direct strategic marketing goals and successes.

What we look for in you

  • Creative and experienced marketing director with specialised experience of digital marketing, social media, and games
  • Highly creatively and commercially experienced, likes to be hands on with Marketing execution
  • Strong leader, mentor, presenter and internal influencer
  • Excellent understanding of the development and marketing process from inception to execution.
  • Demonstrable background of hands-on management of successful games marketing campaigns
  • Very personable with strong presentation, organisation and management skills
  • Budget holder experience with global marketing spends

We are committed to promoting equal opportunities and diversity, and all applicants will be considered on their merit, qualifications, competence and talent regardless of any protected characteristics. You will have a direct and significant impact on the future of our games

You will have a direct and significant impact on the future of our games

You’ll experience an environment where you will be challenged but supported

We have an industry leading work-life balance

We are developing games across multiple platforms using cutting edge technology

Competitive salary and benefits

Pension scheme

Eye-care vouchers

Free parking

Free fruit, tea & coffee and a stocked pantry

Access to funded fitness events and health checks.

Regular social and sporting activities, including charity fundraising.

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About our people


By enthusiasts, for enthusiasts.

We are growing fast and we have big ambitions to lead the way at the pinnacle of innovation. We are looking for individuals with the energy, drive and skill to craft a new generation of entertainment, across a multitude of gaming platforms. We would love to speak with talented people who take pride in a job well done and thrive in a positive environment, where ideas are celebrated, and everyone has a voice.

Our Values


Make fabulous stuff

We are passionate about crafting high quality simulations that excite and engage both experienced and new players.


Enhance life

We work hard to build experiences that can be enjoyed by players of all ages. Our games simulate reality but are non-violent. We would rather celebrate the human condition than devalue it.


Continuously improve

We work as one team, communicating frequently, openly and honestly in the knowledge that when we work together great things happen.


Walk tall

We are proud of who we are, and the entertainment we deliver to our customers around the world. We don’t work for Dovetail Games – we ARE Dovetail Games.

"After 8 years I still love the fast pace and breadth of work we get to work on"

"My colleagues are smart, friendly specialists and it makes every day a new adventure - in all the right ways"

Our products

Explore our range of simulation games