(Closed) Traineeship Esport Editor (m/w/d)
Your Gateway into the Gaming Industry
Freaks 4U Gaming GmbH is a 360°-marketing agency specialized in targeting PC and console gamers worldwide. Besides its agency business, the company is a pioneer in online and TV influencing, managing its own original web services such as joinDOTA, 99Damage and Summoner’s Inn as well as producing YouTube and TV formats that reach audiences of millions. Currently, Freaks 4U Gaming employs more than 170 people at its headquarters in Berlin and the branch offices in Cologne (Germany), Taipei (Taiwan), Irvine (USA), Paris (France) and Niš (Serbia). At the end of 2017, the German print magazine FOCUS chose Freaks 4U Gaming as one of the best midsized employers going into 2018.
- Creation of content around the topics esport and gaming
- Independent conceiving of topic ideas and their editorial realisation
- Responsible for the user-targeted production of content for all relevant esports titles
- Integration of current results from social media into your daily work
- Conducting interviews
- You’ve successfully completed your high school diploma and ideally a degree in the field of media or journalism.
- You live your passion for gaming and esport and know the scene by heart
- You are fluent in German and English and your grammar and spelling are excellent
- You bring a willingness to travel and flexibility. Handling criticism in an open and honest way comes naturally to you
- You have a high capacity for teamwork and it’s easy for you to work independently
- You’ll work in an international team with flat hierarchies and quick decision-making processes
- You’ll enjoy an open corporate culture and flexible time management
- You’ll be part of a future-oriented company in gaming and esports
- You’ll have a fully equipped modern kitchen (including coffee, tea, water, fruit) at your disposal
- You can team up with and play together with your colleagues online after work
(2x 1 Gbit/s Fiber Links avg. 8ms Google Ping)
- There is free car parking at your disposal and Spandau's old town is only a 5-minute walk away
We are looking forward to receiving your full application, preferably via email in a PDF format, containing a letter of motivation, CV, credentials as well as your start date (please no zip or Word files). Your contact person is Josefin Karg.
Additionally, we would be interested in receiving a creative gaming CV.
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