WePlay! Esports is the first esportainment company in TECHIIA holding, that combined esports, storytelling and entertainment content. We want to surprise and entertain every esports fan and attract new ones. We have been organizing esports online tournaments and LAN finals for professional teams of tier-1, tier-2 and tier-3 levels since 2012. We broadcast for millions of viewers from our studio to Twitch channel and other streaming platforms. Also, we have developed our own WePlay! Esports online media and tournament platform.
About the role:
The mission of this position would be to develop and implement WePlay! Esports communication strategy through PR & Media Relations tactics. You would be responsible for overseeing media relations from the WePlay! Esports with various forms of media, including preparing articles, press kits, press releases, and other content initiatives as well as managing the relationships with media representatives. The role requires 3+ years of managerial experience.
We expect from you to:
— organize and regularly update media lists;
— develop proactive media relations;
— create news and media releases as required and when required;
— deliver and track news and media releases through PR software;
— prepare and timely respond to media inquiries;
— keep internal distribution lists up to date;
— press clippings and reports according to established PR metrics;
— prepare summaries of media activity for senior management.
You are a fit if you are:
— fluent in English, Russian and Ukrainian languages;
— excellent in verbal and written communication skills;
— able to act on own initiative and meet deadlines;
— able to suggest solutions and ways forward when escalating questions;
— highly organized and motivated with strong team player skills;
— able to prioritize tasks and have excellent time management skills;
— know and understand PR metrics;
— experienced in International Media Relations (esports, IT or business media would be a plus).
— stable company with a low bureaucracy level and a really fast-paced environment;
— various opportunities to learn and grow;
— our team is professional and highly involved, great people to communicate and comfortable to interact within a team;
— unlimited growth/promotion space;
— semi-flexible working hours, corporate learning possibilities, paid vacation and sick leaves;
— comfortable and well-equipped office 10 minutes walking from Osokorky metro station.
Social package includes:
— 18 working days of paid vacation each year;
— business trip expenses compensation;
— up to 50% tuition reimbursement;
— free corporate language courses;
— health insurance and PE coverage after the probation period.