Lead Community Manager

Job Details

Type: Permanent Full-time
Location: We are working from home!
Department: Growth
Start Date: ASAP
Number of Openings: 1

WHAT IMPACT CAN A LEAD COMMUNITY MANAGER HAVE AT ESG

At East Side Games, we all band together to deliver a world-class gameplay experience for our players around the globe. Whether that’s working with Ricky and the Gang on Trailer Park Boys: Greasy Money, or on any of our other current or upcoming titles, you’re committed to making memorable player experiences. Everyone has an impact here. As a Lead Community Manager, you’ll be mentoring and managing a team of Community Managers while working on creative and engaging content that will entertain and excite our player experience. You’ll take charge of marketing initiatives related to optimizing organic installs to really grow our community!

 

WHAT YOU MIGHT DO IN YOUR DAY TO DAY

  • Develop app store optimization (ASO) strategies to improve conversion rates and getting featured on the Play/App stores.
  • Work on social media influencer and cross-platform campaigns.
  • Manage search engine optimization (SEO) on all landing pages.
  • Attribution (via smart links) for all sources of unpaid installs.
  • Regularly communicate to internal stakeholders (e.g., weekly email with consolidated KPIs for all community manager initiatives) and external IP holders, guest stars, and influencers.
  • Use app market data tools (e.g. AppAnnie) to perform competitive analysis, identifying any risks and opportunities.
  • PLAY OUR GAMES!!!

 

WHAT YOU BRING TO ESG

  • 2+ years’ experience in online or digital inbound content marketing, preferably within the mobile game space.
  • 1+ years’ experience managing a team (including performance evaluations, setting goals for the team, etc.)
  • Demonstrated experience with ASO and understanding of the different App stores.
  • Bachelor’s degree and/or college diploma in Marketing, Public Relations, Communication, or equivalent experience.
  • Demonstrated experience in best practices across mobile, email, social media, and video mediums.
  • Can write original and engaging copy for social posts, newsletters, and in-game news features
  • Proficiency with email marketing tools (e.g., Mailchimp), social media scheduling tools, one or more content creation editing tools (video preferred), and landing page creation (e.g., Unbounce).
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and deadlines.
  • Detail-oriented and excellent organizational skills: accuracy is essential.

 

YOU ARE:

  • On top of the latest mobile games, trends, and what’s happening in live events.
  • Hungry, humble, and smart and can use these three pillars to impact you and those around you.
  • Comfortable in an environment where priorities and plans change rapidly, but with intention.
  • Solution-oriented, self-motivated, and diligent.
  • Community-minded, whereby a collective mission of the project is a shared priority.
  • Empathic, compassionate, and curious.
  • Governed by values of justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion.

 

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO WORK AT ESG?

We are East Side Games – a pillar in beautiful Vancouver’s gaming community. Our mission is to create games that are easy to pick up, hard to put down, and don’t suck! We put players at the heart of our evolution, independence, and profitability. With their help, we’ve defined the narrative, idle gaming space with huge IPs that reach the lives of millions globally… And we’re just getting started!

Culture rules here, and that’s what makes us unique. We put people at the core of what we do. We believe that you can steer the ship of your career, and we anchor through support, trust, and connection. Tackle your challenges, share your learnings, then share a drink with the studio in our weekly Cheers Friday Announcements. Have we piqued your curiosity? Then check out our amazing Culture and Benefits! We note that our culture is not a monolith, and is ever-changing based on the folks holding space at East Side Games.

 

WE’RE BUILT ON THE FOUNDATIONS OF DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION

East Side Games are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and inclusion. We welcome and encourage people of all backgrounds to apply, and will utilize the strengths you bring to foster your growth and the studio’s growth.

If this sounds like everything you hoped for and more, and you’re enthused to build genre-defining narrative idle games, click the “Apply Here” button below. If now is not the right time for you but you know someone who would be a great match for us at East Side Games, check out our referral bonus here! Let’s build great games together.

We can’t wait to hear from you!

 

WHAT’S NEXT?

If you think this is an exciting opportunity, please

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Due to a small (but completely awesome) recruitment team, only those candidates that qualify will be contacted.  Thanks for your interest in ESG and we wish you super success in your job search!

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