ESI Job Picks – Find the job for you in esports – August 2019

How do you land that dream job in esports? Where do you even find the best esports jobs? With the industry seemingly growing at an alarming rate, there are more opportunities emerging all the time with more talent across the board required to sustain and continue this growth.

This is where we come in. Each month, we look through a selection of our favourite current jobs over on HitmarkerJobs and share them with you, our readers, in the hope of landing you a career in this wonderful industry.

PlayStation – Sr. Manager, Competitive Gaming (North America) – San Mateo, USA – Full-Time

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PlayStation’s motto is that its platform is the ‘Best Place to Play’, so why not see if it’s also the best place to work?

PlayStation is the market leader in the console gaming space right now with the PlayStation 4, and the company is looking to bring in an Esports Manager to oversee its competitive initiative – making the successful candidate responsible for leading a major aspect of PlayStation going forward. The chosen one will be tasked with building the overall infrastructure for the project.

PlayStation is looking for someone with at least six years of experience in the gaming industry, with at least three of those years specifically coming from esports. Strong presentation skills, leadership, creating business models, financial acumen, and excellent written & verbal communications skills are what will set you apart from the rest when it comes to this role. Candidates must also be able to work in the United States. Full details can be found below.

Full details and application can be found here.

Fnatic – London, United Kingdom – Video Content Intern – Internship

Fnatic
Image credit: Riot Games

Fnatic is one of the most well-known brands in esports. The UK-based organisation has teams representing it across all manner of titles and can be seen at the top of most major esports titles. If you want to work in one of the best cities in the world – for one of the industry’s most well-known organisations – then this job could be for you.

The fortunate candidate who is selected for this role with assist in shooting, edit, and deliver content. Candidates need to have a commercial mindset, good interpersonal skills, and a sense of urgency

Full details and application can be found here.

Esports Insider – London – ESI London Event Staff – 16-17th September 2019 – Volunteer

One of the staples of Esports Insider – alongside its leading business-to-business publication – is its esports business events. With this role, you’ll have the chance to work at the upcoming ESI London event and gain vital experience at Twickenham Stadium.

Volunteers are needed to take care of speakers, help out with registration, and ensure the smooth running of the event from start to finish. In return, volunteers will be granted full access to the conference with the opportunity to meet and network with leading industry figures from across the globe. This is a great opportunity to add some relevant esports event experience to your CV, but you must be over 18 years old to apply.

Full details and application can be found here.

That wraps up this month’s list. Check back in the first week of September for another set of amazing esports jobs – or simply head over to HitmarkerJobs.

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