Full Time Job

Senior Manager, Content and Product


Santa Monica, CA 11-30-2021
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Activision-Blizzard Esports is seeking a seasoned professional on-air broadcaster to work in conjunction with the respective Overwatch League and Call of Duty League content and product teams. This role is a unique hybrid opportunity to work both as on-camera as OWL and CDL talent and to provide critical business insight for the leagues.
On-air talent responsibilities:
• Develop creative concepts and execute on content ideas
• Self-produce and deliver original digital content for the leagues on YouTube Gaming
• Provide casting, hosting, and/or analyst services for video content as well as the live broadcasts

League business responsibilities:
• Suggest and review content pitches and consult on broadcast formats and improvements
• Offer high-level critical feedback on league format and product areas including scheduling, competitive structure, and content plans
• Represent ABE as a spokesperson with media, fans, and partners

Requirements / Skills:
• Excellent leadership and communication skills
• Deep knowledge of competitive Overwatch/OWL and competitive CoD/CDL
• Additional ABK title expertise in World of Warcraft, Hearthstone, CoD Mobile, etc. preferred
• Media training and/or experience with public speaking
• Experience with on-air talent development, recruitment, and training
• Familiarity with ABE business and overall market/landscape of esports
• 6+ years esports experience and 5+ years on-camera talent experience

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rje690-54-161-98-96-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Activision Blizzard, Inc. is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment.