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Title: Looking For Esports Reporters
Date Posted: 2017-08-12
Location: Not mentioned
Description:
Esports Reporter, Twinfinite

Location : Working remotely through Slack

Salary : Negotiable

Time Commitment: Your own schedule

About Us

Twinfinite is a video game enthusiast site that launched in October of 2011. Our coverage includes breaking news, wide-ranging analysis, and fun, positive, light-hearted takes on popular video game topics.

Your Responsibilities

Twinfinite's esports reporter will be the primary person responsible for populating Twinfinite's esports coverage. You'll work alongside the editors to assist in covering popular esports titles such as League of Legends, Overwatch, Hearthstone, CS: GO, DOTA 2, etc.

You will work on your own schedule to ensure Twinfinite's esports coverage is as up to date and complete as possible. The esports reporter will also have the freedom to write opinion/feature articles about esports and conduct interviews in addition to regular news coverage.

Preferred Qualifications

- Knowledgeable about a wide variety of different esports titles
- Willingness to research and follow any titles not immediately familiar to them
- Up-to-date on upcoming major events
- Experience working with an online publication
- Comprehension of WordPress and Slack
- High editorial standards and the ability to publish news articles without supervision with minimal to no errors and an adherence to AP style
- Demonstrates the capability of finding interesting news topics beyond traditional channels, is able to discern what is and isn't newsworthy, as well as which sources are trustworthy
- The ability to reach out to industry contacts for news coverage or interview purposes

Bonus Qualifications

- Active social media and gaming community presence
- Knowledge of SEO standards
- Ability to speak Korean
- On-camera experience
- Established industry contacts

How to Apply

To apply, complete and email the following application to the address below. Please include in the subject line "Esports Reporter Position - ":

Name:

Age:

Location:

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What current esports are you most familiar with? And what about least familiar?

Currently, we are just kicking off our esports coverage and we are looking for someone that can hit the ground running in covering it for us. What would be your strategy for getting us up in running in this regard should you get the position?

What would you write about if you were hired today? Next month?

What topics in esports do you consider to be popular/intriguing/hot right now?

We're looking for contributors that can search for breaking esports news stories without heavy supervision. Can you describe your methods for finding interesting and relevant stories?

We're also looking for someone that can contribute more in-depth opinion/feature articles about a particular esports topic. Could you share some ideas you have?

Finally, please provide esports related writing samples.

Good luck!


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Company: Twinfinite
Contact person: Not mentioned
Contact information: ed@twinfinite.net