Infernozilla is a multi-award-winning indie game marketing agency located in Dallas, Texas, and we are currently searching for an organized, well-spoken, and driven Team Lead & Marketing Manager. Our agency is a small team with a strong passion for games and for making indie games successful. We have a very diverse team of international employees working remotely.
We strive to go through all depths to ensure all our clients are fully cared for. Our vision is to be the go-to agency for indie games for Community Management, Social Media Management, Marketing, and the like.
We have worked with games such as Ready or Not, Black Mesa, Escape from Tarkov, KovaaK’s, Deceit, Paint the Town Red, Walkabout Minigolf, and many others we are proud to continue to support. Watch and read what our clients have to say about us by clicking here!
As a Team Lead at Infernozilla, you would be the overseer of a team of Community Managers and Social Media Managers, assigning them client tasks and carrying them through to completion. You will also onboard new clients, organize regular meetings, and edit and approve all online content for a variety of social media and digital platforms, along with building marketing strategies for your games.
Lead and manage your team as well as your clients’ projects.
Review and approve monthly social media calendars created by the Social Media Manager, as well as support them with their execution in an accurate and timely manner.
Stay up to date on the latest social media and gaming trends, features, and topics of conversation
Organize regular meetings with clients to ensure that any major or minor tasks are known about and delegated ahead of time
Reach out, communicate, and build a rapport with your selective clients, making sure their overall needs and reactive requests are met and completed to the best of your ability
Review team members regularly, working with the Operations Manager to find areas of improvement to strengthen your team
Evaluate and analyze KPIs across social media each month with your team and share the results with clients with suggestions on ways to improve
Create, manage, and execute a marketing plan for your client and properly budget resources.
Offer customer, influencer, and partner support via direct messaging and commenting and build strategic partnerships.
Communicate and work with the other departments at the company to ensure effective communication and teamwork.
This role is fully remote, and the right candidate is expected to work full-time while managing their weekly schedule of 35-40 hours.
Qualifications / Skills:
Client management skills: The agency relies on your ability to retain, impress, and engage your clients. We want clients to see us as a part of their team!
Writing skills: You will need to have a passion and flair for writing and proofreading.
Motivation for what you do: Notifications from clients fuel you, and each project they assign, no matter how small, excites you to push forward.
Time Management: Proficiency in managing your time across all your clients in an even and fair way.
Market knowledge: You are a gamer and dedicate time of your week to learning about the video game industry and staying up to date.
Communication skills: Properly communicate with your clients, team members, and management to achieve your goals.
Energy level: You are bubbly and bring a bright presence to meetings and general communication, with a motivation that all clients and your team see.
Professionalism: You uphold yourself to the highest standard, do not engage negatively in criticism from clients, and continue to push through with a great attitude.
Strong command of writing and speaking in English.
We are looking for a self-driven, self-starter, and never settle for a lesser type of unicorn! We are a busy, always-on-the-go agency, so if you don’t do well in a fast environment and do not continue to learn quickly, this is not for you. This position, in particular, is demanding!
Education and Experience Requirements:
While traditional education is admirable, we prefer to see game marketing, journalism, PR, community/social media management, or other relevant industry experience over the number of school years.
Experience in leadership, communications sector, or relevant experience is highly recognized.
Other experiences in video game community management, social media management, or marketing are a major plus, as you will be more knowledgeable about the communities you are engaging with.
Those who never worked in the video game industry but come with a similar background can still find their way into this position depending on their understanding of video games, marketing, communication, and leadership.
Does this sound like you? Let’s talk further! Use the link to apply.