Enthusiast Gaming (TSX: EGLX)(OTCQB: ENGMF)(FSE: 2AV) is building the world’s largest platform of communities for gamers and esports fans. Already the largest gaming platform in North America and the United Kingdom, the Company’s business is comprised of three main pillars: Media, Entertainment and Esports. Enthusiast Gaming’s digital media platform includes approximately 100 gaming related websites and 1,000 YouTube channels which collectively generate 4.2 billion views monthly. Enthusiast Gaming’s esports division, Luminosity Gaming, is a leading global esports franchise that consists of 7 professional esports teams under ownership and management, including the Vancouver Titans Overwatch team and the Seattle Surge Call of Duty team. Collectively, the integrated ecosystem reaches over 300 million gaming enthusiasts on a monthly basis.

At Enthusiast Gaming, we are building the world’s largest platform for gamers and esports fans. To assist in our journey, we are looking for a world-class talent manager and business builder to serve as our new VP of Talent, based in Los Angeles.

The successful candidate will have a track record of building mutually-beneficial relationships between talent, brands, and strategic partners.

Reporting to the CEO, the leader in this role will work across the company to recruit and manage top gaming talent, connect talent to our key initiatives, and integrate talent with strategic content objectives.

Responsibilities

  • Lead a team of talent managers and operators in the growth and scale of our multi-channel network business on YouTube
  • Team cross-functionally to connect top talent with strategic content, sales, and brand initiatives, from ideation to execution and reporting
  • Develop talent management strategies to improve platform recruitment and retention
  • Work closely with sales leadership to create, execute, and report on brand partnerships with talent
  • Continue to build and leverage existing relationships with talent representation, including talent agencies, while successfully communicating Enthusiast Gaming’s unique offering
  • Achieve ambitious targets for MCN growth
  • Work with Executive Leadership to develop a roadmap and recommendation for composition of the Enthusiast Talent team and offering

Ideal Candidate

  • 4+ years of influencer management across content platforms (YouTube, Twitch, Facebook etc)
  • 4+ years of people management experience
  • Deep knowledge of the YouTube platform & day-to-day needs of gaming creators
  • Existing network of gaming creators, talent agencies, and gaming streamers strongly preferred
  • Ability to both devise, communicate, execute and report on high-level strategy

What We Offer:

We offer you the opportunity to join our highly collaborative and passionate organization. We anticipate continued growth over the coming years, which will provide tremendous opportunity for you to grow with us.

For more information about us, please visit www.enthusiastgaming.com.

Enthusiast Gaming is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes and encourages applications from all interested and qualified candidates. Enthusiast Gaming will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please inform Enthusiast Gaming staff of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.