Creative Producer

The world of e-sports is growing and so are we!

At ESL Gaming, we bring moments of magic and provide thrills to hundreds of millions of people, every single day. We pride ourselves on having enabled and empowered the global e-sports industry for more than two decades, aligned with our core mission “Creating a World Where Everybody can be Somebody”. Our passion, craft, and DNA are aligned to create and shape the world of e-sports, gaming tournaments, leagues, events, and holistic ecosystems through our millions of players, fans, and heroes, as well as through our people, and culture.

This is one of many reasons why ESL is a magical workplace, where anything is possible, and where you will thrive and experience a game-changing career.

Who should apply?

First and foremost, we celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive equal opportunity environment for all candidates who should be encouraged and empowered to apply for this position. We have a set of values that we live by and hope you share!

Are you ready for a Game-Changing Career Experience?

As a Creative Producer, you’ll direct our broadcasts and collaborate with our teams globally in the planning and execution of live broadcasts. You are the creative mastermind behind our shows and the conductor in the master control of all the team members to make the show as smooth as possible. If you love the thrill of the live environment but also stay calm & relax in hectic situations this is the perfect opportunity to become a member of the ESL family and help push our productions to the next level.

But running the live show out of the master control room is only one aspect of the job of the TV Producer. Together with the editorial & talent teams you also investigate the best story lines of the game, the competing teams & the tournament and implement those elements into the run of the show in the best possible way to keep the viewer entertained during the show.

The TV Producer reports to our TV Department Director and is a part of our Global Production and Operations team.


Requirements:

What you’ll do

  • Effectively communicate & document your vision & structure for the show (internally & externally to clients)
  • Guide and manage a team pre-, during- and post-production and act as an example for others
  • Support administration of content creation plans and processes to support optimization and improvement of event execution
  • Assist with day-to-day production needs including scheduling and coordinating studio time, remote recordings, distributing and archiving visuals
  • Support the flow of analytics into ESL content development processes by ensuring production and programming is grounded with data
  • Successfully collaborate with multiple stakeholders across various disciplines, anticipating both business and customer needs and priorities
  • Perform quality assurance by reviewing and updating documentation for accuracy, and consistency in voice, tone, and messaging
  • Document and prepare reports on quality issues, performance data and metrics

What you need:

  • Experience working in a similar position (minimum 3 years)
  • An understanding of technical issues related to TV production
  • Strong understanding of the competitive e-sports industry and its events
  • Ability to work under time pressure and remain calm in challenging situations
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate in the English language, both spoken and written
  • Self-motivated with the ability to multi-task and manage time effectively to prioritize the workload of yourself and others
  • Ability to manage a team & staff
  • Commitment, proactive attitude
  • Creativity, unconventional thinking
  • Willingness and ability to travel, as needed

Benefits:

Our Recruitment Process – What to expect?

Our recruitment team is committed to carefully reviewing and evaluating your application for this role, we will look at your past studies, work experience, passion, and personal relationship with games and the relevant fit for the job you applied for.

You can expect to be invited for an interview if successful and email notification feedback if you didn’t qualify at this point in time!

ESL Gaming is the world’s leading esports company. For more than two decades, we have been shaping the industry and leading esports and gaming innovation globally across the most popular video games, creating a comprehensive ecosystem with opportunities for players to go from zero to hero, and for fans to witness the best stories esports has to offer. Our portfolio consists of high-profile products such as the DreamHack Festivals, ESL Pro Tour, Intel® Extreme Masters, ESL Mobile, and many more, ranging from grassroots to global elite competitions. ESL Gaming is part of ESL Faceit Group. More information is available at about.eslgaming.com.