Job Description: Junior Content Manager, Esports & Gaming

Since 2007, revelation has been building a global network of unique media brands and services within the entertainment and recreation industries. Our NYC-based office is currently seeking a Junior Editor to join us to work on a branded content project centered around esports and competitive gaming.

The Junior Editor’s core activities will include live esports coverage, video game reporting, news, guides, interviews, video recaps, aggregated video, and more to support the ongoing goals and KPIs of the project. You will work hand in hand with the team, supporting the recent launch of a site dedicated to esports content and engagement.

Location: New York City

ESSENTIAL ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Help support the recent launch of the website
  • Research, pitch, write/aggregate, and build content around the esports and competitive gaming industry, trends, news, tournaments, and more
  • Source and edit images that adhere to the brand’s style and aesthetic
  • Build content in the CMS with SEO best practice
  • Ensure the production/import and review of news and guides about the most popular games and esports content
  • Stay up-to-date with relevant news and rising trends in esports and gaming
  • Identify and create a relationship with gaming influencers

REQUIREMENTS:

  • A true passion for esports and competitive gaming
  • Background as a digital content producer, writer, or editor in the gaming/esports industry with excellent written and verbal communication
  • Knowledge about who and what to follow: players, teams, events, streamers, communities, specialized press
  • Working knowledge of SEO best practices and Google trends
  • An ability to be organized, work independently, and be a self-starter
  • At least 2 years experience, Bachelor’s Degree in journalism or related field
  • Active involvement in Twitch, Twitter, Reddit, Facebook, Instagram, Twitch, YouTube, gaming, esports, and streaming
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Light video editing skills and basic Photoshop skills required

Experience:

  • Journalism: 2 years (Required)
  • SEO: 2 years (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor’s (Required)

TO BE CONSIDERED, YOU MUST HAVE:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter, tell us about yourself and why this is the perfect fit for you
  • Esports or Competitive Gaming article written for this role on topic of your choice
  • Three published clips or writing samples

Job Type: Full-time

 

 

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