Gameday Operations Assistant

[9-week term]

Functions: Marketing, Social Media, Broadcast, Operations
Start Date (flexible): June 1
Schedule: 30 hours per week; Thursday – Monday; approx. 6 hours per day; required to work weekend tournaments as needed

TGS Esports is looking for eager and driven candidate with a passion for gaming and esports to join our team. We want a creative, energetic, and organized thought leader that is driven to understand our business, help deliver results, and is well connected within gaming communities.

In this role you will support the Broadcast, Partnerships and Marketing team on gamedays – as we broadcast live gaming tournaments on Twitch.

WHAT YOU WILL BE WORKING ON

  • Supporting the Broadcast, Partnerships and Marketing teams to develop fan engagement ideas and activations
  • Serve as moderator on our Twitch accounts, engaging fans, executing prize giveaways and activations
  • Make on-the-fly adjustments as needed including changing stream titles and chatbot messaging
  • Clipping key moments to be shared on Social Media channels
  • Outreach to gaming communities to drive player participation and viewership
  • Track and report tournament engagement metrics
  • Exploration of the gaming and esports industry, identifying new innovations, trends and partnership and activation opportunities
  • Provide overall support to various special projects, including tournaments and live events

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Post-secondary degree or diploma in a business-related discipline preferred
  • 2-3 years of demonstrated success in Communications or Marketing
  • Some experience in professional sports or gaming preferred
  • Possesses strong project management skills
  • Good organizational and time-management skills
  • Good oral and written communication, customer service, problem-solving skills
  • Energetic self-starter with the ability to function in a fast-paced environment, handle multiple projects and adhere to deadlines

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

  • You have a positive, winning approach and you are up for a challenge
  • Creative self-starter, motivated by results and alert to change
  • You thrive in a fast-paced environment where no two days are the same
  • Shown to perform well under pressure; handle multiple priorities at the same time
  • Ability to see the big picture and strategize accordingly
  • You welcome and provide constructive feedback; you love to learn and ask questions, and you can step out of your comfort zone
  • You love Twitch and YouTube and have experience streaming content
  • You are active on social media, including Twitter and TikTok

 

Job Category: Operations
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Richmond (BC)

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