VIDEOGAME/ESPORTS GAMING INTERNSHIP in Charlotte, North Carolina at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 10/27/2019

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Job Description

VIDEOGAME/ESPORTS GAMING INTERNSHIP

ABOUT GG LOCATORS:

  • ggLocators is a highly specialized contract staffing and executive search firm
  • Our focus is on sourcing top talent within gaming, esports, and xtended reality (including VR and augmented reality) for our clients
  • Join a team who has a passion for video games, VR and innovative tech

THE ROLE YOU WILL PLAY AS INTERN:

  • This internship is an excellent opportunity to understand the gaming employment marketplace, types of positions, what is happening in industry and what it is like to be part of a startup company
  • Support the Director of Recruiting and the Director of Development with research on resumes, industry trends, client company industries, and competitive intelligence data utilizing the internet and proprietary systems
  • Source professionals who create incredible games played on Xbox, PS4, PC and mobile
  • Post jobs on Reddit and Discord
  • Communicate and handle responses from potential candidates who show interest on these forms
  • Screen potential resumes for alignment to active searches
  • Attend intake sessions with the Directors to hear/learn about on client job requirements directly from the client

PROFILE DESIRED, HOURS and PAY:

  • Rising Sophomore, Junior or Senior in College career
  • Desire to learn - we give our interns real work and real opportunity to make impact
  • Passion for the gaming world/industry
  • Preference to candidates with an art or programming background (completion of a coding bootcamp or experimentation with making games is a bonus)
  • Must be organized with strong attention to detail and able to think outside the box
  • Bonus points for any familiarity with sites like Reddit, Discord, or ArtStation
  • Ability to take feedback and seek direction quickly
  • $12.00 per hour paid weekly

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