MEGA is a premier event management company dedicated to organizing and executing flagship events in the gaming industry. We are the driving force behind globally recognized events such as the Esports Awards, known as the Oscars of Esports, the Mobies, Mobile Gaming Awards, the Scholars, the most prestigious collegiate gaming awards and PWR UP, an international conference dedicated to esports professionals. Our mission is to celebrate and honor excellence in the gaming world while connecting professionals, players, enthusiasts, and industry leaders.
Position Overview: MEGA seeks a creative and highly motivated junior to mid-level Social Media Executive with extensive knowledge in esports and gaming to join our team. If you’re a social media enthusiast with a deep understanding of the esports and gaming industry, we want to hear from you!
As our Social Media Executive, you will be responsible for developing and implementing social media strategies that resonate with our target audience. You will have the exciting opportunity to engage with our passionate gaming community, create compelling content, and contribute to our brands’ growth and online presence.
N.B. – Applicants must be UK/EU based and available to work within a standard GMT timeframe. Any applicants outside of the UK/EU will not be considered for this role.
- Content Creation: Create engaging and shareable content, including graphics, videos, GIFs, memes, and written posts, tailored to the esports and gaming audience.
- Platform Management: Manage and maintain our presence on various social media platforms, including but not limited to Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, TikTok, and Twitch.
- Community Engagement: Foster a vibrant and positive online community by responding to comments, messages, and interactions with our audience.
- Campaign Development: Plan and execute social media campaigns and contests, ensuring they align with our brand’s objectives and events.
- Esports Coverage: Stay up-to-date with the latest esports tournaments, events, and gaming trends, and provide real-time coverage and insights to our audience.
- Analytics and Reporting: Monitor social media performance using analytics tools, track KPIs, and generate reports to measure the success of campaigns and strategies. Use insights to refine future content and strategies.
- Partnership Collaborations: Collaborate with influencers, gaming personalities, and esports teams to expand our reach and engage with a wider audience.
- Brand Consistency: Ensure that all social media content aligns with our brand’s voice, values, and messaging guidelines.
- 1-2 years of Social Media Executive experience – either working within an agency or in-house with a brand (endemic or non-endemic).
- Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications, or a related field (or equivalent work experience).
- Extensive knowledge and passion for esports and gaming, including a deep understanding of popular games, gaming culture, and industry trends.
- Proven experience managing and growing social media accounts, preferably in the esports or gaming industry.
- Proficiency in social media management tools, analytics, and scheduling platforms.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Creative mindset with the ability to think outside the box and come up with innovative social media campaigns.
- Strong organizational skills and the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment.
- Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams.
- Basic graphic design and video editing skills.
Application Process: Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter. Please highlight any experience within the gaming or esports industry. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Join MEGA and be part of a dynamic team that shapes the future of gaming awards and events. Celebrate excellence, foster industry connections, and drive innovation in the gaming world.
Got you interested?
Please fill out our online application form and attach your CV.
We look forward to receiving your application and reading why you consider yourself a great addition to the Esports Awards team!