SteelSeries is a global leader in the gaming industry, which is made up of BILLIONS of gamers around the world who all need and want only the best gaming equipment. We make the insanely great tools gamers need to feel like esports stars. For us it’s all about cutting through all the flash and hype to meet the real needs of gamers. Whether it’s on a console, PC, or your mobile phone, gaming like a pro requires the best products from a company that has a team full of passionate, talented and creative people that bring it all to life
We’re looking for a talented Streaming & Community Manager with a passion and experience in the gaming/esports industry to join our global marketing team in Chicago. This role will own and manage the SteelSeries streaming channels and be the face and personality of our company streaming efforts. You will also manage our engagement with various communities of fans, and partners/publishers. This person will help grow our fan base and work with counterparts around the world to develop co-marketing plans. We need a streaming and social media enthusiast who understands the ins and out of using social media platforms and has their pulse on pop culture and the gaming world including hot new titles and trends.
You’ll work with the our social media lead and other marketing team members as well as our influencers and esports teams to help develop our streaming voice, interest in our products, and celebrate gaming. Streaming is a key channel that also drives brand awareness as well as connecting with our customers.
In addition, you’ll help find ways to work with partners to co-develop activation plans online or at events working with other community managers from game publishers.
Success in this role requires excellent on camera presence and customer instincts - a person that is constantly consuming the news, stays up to date on pop culture trends, and has an “ear to the ground” on all things social. Plus, you must have live streaming/hosting experience and know how to interact directly with an opinionated community!
The role will be based in our headquarters in Chicago, IL. The ultimate candidate will thrive in and foster a fun and fast paced environment and have an entrepreneurial spirit and drive. You must have a passion for consumer electronics, the gaming world, and an authentic understanding of gamers and how to be engaging on social media.
Open to US Residents, sorry we can’t do any visa sponsorship at this time. This position is located in our office in downtown Chicago.