Chief Editor - esports

Red Bull Media House GmbH
  • Wals-Siezenheim, Salzburg
  • Vollzeit
  • Berufserfahrung
  • 21.8.2018

Chief Editor - esports


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  • Location Wals-Siezenheim, Salzburg, Austria
  • Schedule Full-time
  • Organisation Red Bull Media House

Areas that play to your strengths

(all the responsibilities we'll trust you with)

  • Content Strategy

In this role, you'll devise a content strategy which will grow our audience by defining Red Bull's esports content requirements, scope and formats. You'll m anage the organisation of content within the Media Network, in particular our owned platform and create commissioning briefs to articulate content needs.

  • Development

You'll be our recognised esports expert and assist all Media Network content development including social, live, digital, text and long-format. You'll monitor content success and its analytics and adjust strategy accordingly.

  • Reach audiences

You'll set the engagement and reach targets for the esports audience.

  • Collaborate

In this position, you'll work closely with our Programming and Communications departments to identify the audience opportunity and growth potential. You will cooperate with a variety of stakeholders to commission content which meet our strategic, editorial, budgetary, technical and legal standards.

  • Share Expertise

As subject matter expert you'll develop the content expertise in the esports audience vertical for all markets through constant communication with country counterparts and ensure there's a consistently deep knowledge of the scene.

Your experience includes:

(proven performance in)

Exceptional esports editorial skills

Experience in strategic planning

A great reputation within the esports community

Outstanding storytelling skills and knowledge of digital, social, TV content and its activation Digital and social content commissioning

Knowledge of audience analytics and the ability to analyse and sensibly use data

Audience development experience

Demonstrable success in meeting audience/traffic goals

Budgeting and business planning experience

Presentation and communication skills

Strong decision-maker and problem-solver

One of those rare self-starters who is also a team player

  • University degree
  • Excellent command of English (spoken and written), other languages an advantage

Travel up to: 25%

In your cover letter, please include an explanation of why your experience is specifically relevant to this role at Red Bull. We want to see your personal style - what makes you tick and why you think your next opportunity is here with us.

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Due to legal reasons we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary according to the collective agreement for this position, which is EUR 1.586 gross per month. However, our attractive compensation package is based on market-oriented salaries and is therefore significantly above the stated minimum salary.

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