(Expired) Esports Project Manager

10 months ago by GAME

  Basingstoke, UK

Level: Intermediate

Contract: Full Time (Paid)

Sector: Project Management

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We are BELONG.

Working for Belong Gaming Arenas means you'll be at the forefront in the development of grassroots esports in the UK. With 21 arenas across the country and ambitious plans for expansion, we're building a team for the future. Whether your passion is growing our local Tribe communities, working with the gaming industries biggest publishers on special events or showcasing our flagship esports tournament "Arena Clash", you'll join a highly motivated team blazing new ground in the gaming industry.

It's time to BELONG

What you'll be doing

We're on the lookout for an Esports Project Manager to join our BELONG team in Basingstoke. As part of the team, you'll be:

  • Managing the day-to-day operational aspects of multiple or large-scale event / esports projects, coordinating tasks for multiple departments, on behalf of esports projects
  • Creation and ongoing management of project plans
  • Effectively controls project tasks, deliverables, timelines and costs
  • Managing a budget, ensuring any cost saving potential is always explored and considered
  • Responsible for managing and mitigating all risks and issues
  • Attendance of live events to manage and supervise finished products where applicable, to ensure quality and success
  • Ensure that clients and stakeholders are kept informed as appropriate when an event is live and concluded
  • Writing role briefs and briefing all required resources of roles and expectations
  • Responsible for the management, motivation and leadership of staff allocated to the specific project

Your EXP

  • At least 2 years of esports experience
  • At least 1 year of project management experience
  • Technically minded and proficient in the use of spreadsheets and word processing software
  • Presentation skills and PowerPoint (or similar) presentation proficiency a big plus
  • The ability to manage and engage full time and part-time resources effectively
  • Has good commercial awareness and experience with managing budgets.
  • Has the energy and initiative to drive a project to its conclusion, even under adverse circumstances, not deterred by "speedbumps" and unexpected challenges

Bonus points for

Knowing your stuff. Genuinely passionate and excited about gaming and technology, you're friendly, approachable, and you know how to connect with customers while still getting the job done and supporting your team.

We've got a lot to offer

What's in it for you? Plenty. We offer our team a pretty nice package of perks (even if we do say so ourselves), including:

  • Fantastic opportunities for development and promotion
  • Awesome staff discounts on the latest games, consoles, tech, and more
  • Matched pension contributions
  • A generous benefits package

...and much, much more!

Not a bad deal, huh?


You'll be joining our BELONG team in Basingstoke. With a cool chillout zone featuring some of the hottest console games, awesome tournaments, clubs and competitions - from football and foosball to bake-offs - there's plenty to get involved with. Our on-site Bistro offers special themed days throughout the year.

We've even been known to have beer o' clock Fridays, free pizza lunches, and enough sweets to keep the whole office buzzing. It all adds up to one amazing, vibrant place to work with one of the most exciting company cultures you'll ever experience.

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