We are looking for a(n)

Assistant Manager (Project Management)*

City: Frankfurt am Main, Germany


  • Monitoring the project progress to ensure completion of projects on time, on budget and in the desired quality and taking counter-measures and escalating in case of deviations
  • Providing support on initiating and pre-planning projects and establishing the communication between localisation team and developer contacts
  • Taking on a strong leading position to provide detailed guidance and feedback as disciplinary superior
  • Encouraging and motivating the team to improve the working atmosphere, overall performance and its readiness to change
  • Setting medium and long-term goals for team members
  • Taking personnel-related decisions and serving as point of contact for Human Resources
  • Assigning team members and defining workflows tailored to the needs of localisation projects
  • Monitoring the workload of team members and requesting or declining additional localisation tasks to avoid unplanned overtime or lengthy downtime while always considering cost effectiveness


  • Extensive experience in the field of localisation
  • Education or graduate degree in project management and/or several years of work experience in the field
  • Excellent communication skills in English and Japanese
  • Outstanding analytical abilities
  • Experience in leading a team
  • Experience with cross-departmental workflows at Nintendo
  • Ample knowledge of games industry

Are you interested? We look forward to receiving your application, including your earliest possible starting date and salary expectation.

Level up!

Thanks to our products Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS, we are one of the leading manufacturers of video games and consoles in the field of Interactive Entertainment. Our intention is to reach everyone with our products – regardless of age, gender or experience with games. A strong and motivated team, superior quality, new concepts, the creative development and implementation of game ideas, combined with a sophisticated sales strategy, enable us to constantly surprise you with new and innovative products.

* With this job advertisement, we would like to encourage people of all genders to apply. Therefore, we refrain from explicitly mentioning any gender. Our company is opposed to gender-based discrimination, as well as discrimination based on other legally protected characteristics.