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(Expired) Influencer & Social Media Manager

3 months ago by Psyonix

  San Diego (California), USA

Level: Intermediate

Contract: Full Time (Paid)

Sectors: Social Media, Marketing

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Psyonix is a video game developer and the maker of Rocket League! We are looking for a passionate, creative, and organized manager to drive our influencer and social media efforts in our downtown San Diego office. As a member of our social media team, you will be hands-on with all of our related initiatives, including influencer and content creator relationship management, co-marketing initiatives, traditional social media, and more.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Executing influencer and social content initiatives, including identifying and helping to build Rocket League influencers across multiple streaming and content platforms
  • Working with the influencer and social media team, along with cross-functional teams (production, design, art, online services, business intelligence) to enforce integrated influencer plans for all Rocket League marketing initiatives
  • Coordinating with the Communications and Brand teams to execute on the Rocket League influencer and social media programs in support of broad marketing plans for in-game events, game content updates, DLCS, and co-promotions
  • Managing relationships with influencers and content creators, as well as negotiations with external influencer partners and agencies
  • Assisting and collaborating with creative services and to develop innovative and authentic social media content, ensuring buy-in from internal stakeholders with timely execution
  • Creating actionable reports and post-mortem materials for all influencer and social media initiatives

NOTE: Travel will be needed as required

Ideal Candidate Must Have:

  • 2-3 years of experience in video game marketing, influencer marketing, communications, or related fields
  • Proficiency with business-related software, including Microsoft Office, Confluence/ Jira, Google App suite, and production tools
  • Strong grasp of influencer marketing and proven ability to execute campaigns across marketing initiatives
  • Healthy consumer research, relationship management, and problem-solving skills
  • A notable history with influencer platforms like Twitch and Mixer, and social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
  • A keen understanding and awareness of industry trends and emerging platforms
  • Ability to translate campaign results into actionable insights and optimization
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills with an attention to detail
  • Creative and critical thinking skills
  • Strong self-motivation and work ethic
  • A team-focused outlook with a high degree of tact and diplomacy

Pluses:

  • Associate degree (or higher) in marketing, communications, business, or related fields
  • A passion for gaming
  • A deep knowledge of Rocket League and previous Psyonix projects and games
  • Previous experience on a "Game as a Service" or session-based game titles
  • A knowledge of the esports and competitive video game scene

Requirements for Submission:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter, which should include...
    • Why you are interested in working at Psyonix
    • What your personal goals for working at Psyonix would be
    • What games you are currently playing

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