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Content Creator, Internship (Esports)

7 days ago by theScore

  Toronto (Ontario), Canada

Level: Entry

Contract: Internship

Sectors: Writing, Social Media, Production

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theScore’s mission is to create highly-engaging digital products and content that empower the sports fan’s experience. theScore esports is the industry leading esports news source and content creator, producing and covering the biggest stories from esports on web and our industry leading mobile app.

Typical Work Day at theScore:

  • Assist in the creation of content for theScore esports various content platforms. (YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat).
  • Research for all shows and content we create.
  • Working quickly and accurately to meet very tight deadlines (newsroom environment).
  • Keeping up with latest trends in storytelling, video production, social media and esports.
  • Working shift work, nights and weekends required.
  • Other duties as required.

Requirements:

  • A general knowledge of all Social Media platforms, specifically YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.
  • Advanced writing skills with superior vocabulary; ability to express yourself and excellent grammar/attention to detail.
  • Knowledge of and passion for the world of esports and video games.
  • Experience writing for broadcast or video content and/or editorial an asset.
  • Be familiar with storytelling concepts like teasers, structure & flow, and identifying target audience.
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and fast-paced environments.
  • Able to work productively both individually and with team members.
  • Potentially working at different locations, so accessibility is essential, a valid driver’s license is a plus.
  • Available to work weekends and evenings when required.

What We Offer:

  • Fun, relaxed work environment
  • Located downtown Toronto; easily accessible by public transit
  • Snacks and drinks provided
  • Awesome patio with BBQ
  • Games room (bring your A game for our FIFA 19, arcade, ping pong and foosball tournaments!)

We are an equal opportunity employer. Accommodation will be made upon request.

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