Jobs

Content Editor 

Department: MARKETING
We are seeking a motivated and savvy Content Editor to oversee our content publishing needs in a fast-paced work environment.
You will work with a team of writers and designers to develop and curate compelling and engaging content specifically for the video game industry. This person must have a proven track record creating content for video game developers.
The content includes lead generation, game developer nurturing campaigns and educating developers.
Your primary duties will include content strategy, proofreading and editing, analyzing readership data, and developing our content strategy.

JOB PURPOSE

You will work with a team of writers and designers to develop and curate compelling and engaging content specifically for the B2B goals and objectives in the video game industry. Ultimately position Xsolla as a thought leader in the industry. Help create and curate relevant industry trends, tips and best practices.

CORE JOB FUNCTIONS / RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Supervise a team of writers and coordinate with freelance contributors.
  • Proofread and edit spelling, grammar, and syntax.
  • Ensure that content meets the company or client's needs and follows our in-house style guide.
  • Organize, modify and update existing content.
  • Verify content and information.
  • Work with the graphic design team to ensure messaging is consistent with overall brand.
  • Collaborate with co-workers to come up with fresh, creative ideas, that will add value to our partners and prospects.
  • Manage a busy workload while meeting expectations and deadlines.
  • Analyze data and analytics and seek to increase reader engagement and retention.
  • Knowledge of SEO and industry best practices.
  • Develop and manage communications strategy and calendar
  • Oversight of email, print, blog, website content, video, sales, advertising and branded content
  • Understanding of trafficking projects globally
Knowledge/Skills:
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Deep understanding of video game industry and technology
  • Must be able to immediately handle a significant workload and effectively prioritize projects with a high degree of autonomy.
  • Exceptional time management skills and excellent attention to detail.
Freedom to Act:
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision while achieving a high degree of accuracy and meeting deadlines.

EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE

Required:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Journalism, English or a related field.
  • Understanding of development tools and services a plus
  • General knowledge of CMS solutions such as Shopify/Wordpress
  • Excellent command of the English language.
  • Writing, copy editing, and proofreading experience
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Highly organized and detail oriented.
  • Proficient in desktop publishing software.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Social Media platforms.
  • Understanding of Adobe creative suite
  • HTML 5 light coding
  • Plus with knowledge of React framework
Preferred:
  • You have experience with an entrepreneurial organization

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands for this position are sits, stands, bends, lifts, and moves intermittently during working hours. These physical requirements may be accomplished with or without reasonable accommodations.

BENEFITS

  • Pay depends on experience and availability
  • Health, life, dental, and vision insurance
  • Retirement fund matching
  • Generous FTO policy
  • Personal advancement opportunities - as a global company growing every year, there are often opportunities for internal advancement and training
  • Table Tennis, foosball, monthly smoothies or other treats, birthday parties, and full kitchen

ABOUT XSOLLA

Xsolla delivers a comprehensive suite of tools and services that make it easy to launch and monetize games and products globally. Serving only the video game industry, the Xsolla product suite caters to businesses from indie to enterprise, with: Pay Station and its #1 Anti-fraud solution, Partner Network, Site Builder, Store, Login, and Launcher. These Xsolla tools work seamlessly to eliminate the friction in distribution, promotion, sales and payments so developers, publishers, and platform partners can increase their audience, sales and revenue. Headquartered in Los Angeles, with offices worldwide, Xsolla operates as a merchant and seller of record for major gaming entities like Valve, Twitch, Ubisoft, Epic Games, and PUBG Corporation.

The duties of this position may change from time to time so the individual and organization to achieve their results. This job description is intended to describe the general level of work being performed. It is not intended to be all-inclusive.
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