Playground Games is looking for a Senior Administrator to join our Operations team on a contract basis.

About us:

As a first-party Xbox Game Studio, we are passionate about making genre-defining games that are accessible, beautiful, and, most of all, fun.

About the role:

As Senior Administrator, you will be working with the Admin team and wider Operations team to provide efficient administrative support to both studios. The role involves interacting with a variety of internal teams and disciplines, in addition to external visitors. You will be ordering resources for the office, organising travel, supporting the co-ordination of events and be involved in a number of operational support activities at any time.

Our ideal candidate has excellent customer service skills, is resourceful and flexible, and excited to be a champion for Playground Games and everything we produce.

This is a contract role based across our two state-of-the-art facilities in Royal Leamington Spa.

What you’ll do:

  • Provide administrative and operational support to the Operations Manager & Chief of Staff for the day to day running of the studios.
  • Liaise with external travel company to coordinate staff and interview candidate travel.
  • Coordination of PG apartments including new starter allocation and upkeep, including basic provisions, cleaning and maintenance.
  • Procure items and resources for the studio as needed, including PG merchandise and staff awards.
  • Support the Operations Manager with the coordination and hosting of onsite and offsite company events.
  • Provide Reception cover as needed throughout the day including lunch cover and holiday cover.

What you’ll bring:

  • A high level of administrative experience.
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office inc Outlook, Excel, Word.
  • Prior exposure to events, travel booking and procurement.
  • Professional attitude and ability to work in a confidential manner.
  • A genuine passion for supporting a workplace and its team.
  • Flexibility to be involved in several operational support activities at a time.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work alongside an established, talented, and collaborative team at one of the industry’s most exciting first-party game studios. Playground Games is an equal opportunities studio and encourages candidates of all backgrounds to apply.

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Geraldine

“I love being part of the Playground family and working with so many highly motivated and hugely talented creatives. It’s truly inspiring to watch projects develop and work in an environment where people mutually respect one another for what they create or do.”