We’re hiring: General Manager

A great opportunity to have a meaningful position in a meaningful organisation.

Join Engame Academy as a General Manager and have positive tangible effect on hundreds of lives each year with the help of an enthusiastic team of 20+ people and a strong brand with more than 13 years of existence.

Who are we?

Our mission is to help high school students find their place in the world and guide them towards personal and professional fulfillment.

Since 2010, our educational program is dedicated to helping students discover their own path by equipping them with key 21st century skills, capabilities and perspectives.

About the position

The company has reached a stage where its size and complexity require a professional manager to take it to the next level. At the same time, the founder/owner is moving on to focus on Engame Academy’s international expansion.

The main goal of the General Manager is to grow the business through existing and new business lines and grow profitability by optimization and professionalisation of the company and processes.

Education is a people oriented business, so having the right amount of sensitivity and empathy is crucial in this role to be able to manage and develop the team.

The General Manager will have three direct reports – Head of Education, Head of Marketing and Head of Operations.

This is a full time position, based in Budapest.

The ideal starting date is the 2nd of January, 2024.

Further information about the position

The ideal candidate


Requirements for the position

Nice to have

What you can expect

Ready to join the team?

Application process:

1. Send in your application latest by the 21st of September (The application has officially been closed, but we will keep the application form open until we sign with our new GM. In this time, feel free to submit your application, but please be prepared for a longer reply time from our side.)

2. We’re countinously evaluating the applicants, asking for more info if needed

3. Chemistry interview with Balázs Lévai, our founder

4. Online competency interview about your experiences

5. Working session about Engame Academy

6. Meet the management team of Engame Academy

7. Start ideally on the 2nd of January, 2024.


Please note that this position is subject to a background check and for Hungarian citizens, a certificate of good conduct will be required.