Marketing Intern

Dignitas – Marketing Intern (PAID) - Temporary

Location: Los Angeles, CA


We are looking to hire a Marketing Intern to assist with Dignitas’ social media, content and fan engagement initiatives. This is 25-hour a week, paid internship for a hard-working marketer. The ideal candidate is a self-starter with a passion for esports and motivated to participate in digital and in-person marketing campaigns. The marketing intern will focus efforts primarily on League of Legends and CS:GO related campaigns.

The internship is a temporary position, lasting approximately three months and will include work on most weekends.

This position will report to the VP of Marketing.

RESPONSIBILITIES

- Oversee the set-up and execution of the team’s in-person marketing events including weekend LCS Fan Tailgates, focusing on developing high-engaging fan opportunities and staffing of fan events

- Assist with social media coverage and building a community of Dignitas fans on social

- Collaborate with marketing team, partnership activation team, graphic designers and social media team to create or fulfill social media, VOD and live stream deliverables

- Manage team’s in-person merchandise opportunities

- Add your creative insight to increase the value and success of our marketing campaigns 

- Be knowledgeable and up-to-date about Dignitas teams, talent, leagues, fan base and brand

- Research and recommend new marketing opportunities including that are up and coming to ensure Dignitas is on the forefront of any new trends

- Be an ally to partnerships, team operations website and video content teams to provide your creative, innovative input and assistance where needed

 

REQUIREMENTS

- Experience in social media content creation for a brand or assissting with successful fan-focused marketing campaigns

- Knowledgeable about newest social media video trends and content series

- Proficient working autonomously and also in a collaborative environment

- Attention to detail - prove it to us by answering this question in the first line of your cover letter: what is your favorite video game and why?

- Ability to work with quick deadlines and outside of normal 9-5 hours, including most weekends

- Creative, with the ability to conceptualize innovative ideas

- Extensive knowledge of League of Legends and/or CS:GO 

- You addictively follow Reddit including understanding trendings memes and can creatively modify those memes to be applicable to esports

BONUSES

- Experience with Adobe Creative Suite

REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS 

- Resume 

- Cover Letter 

- Send your application to [email protected]

BACKGROUND ON DIGNITAS

Dignitas is one of the most storied and most recognized brand names in esports.  Formed in 2003, the team has gone on to produce thirty-five world champions and eighteen world championships. Dignitas is the renowned esports franchise owned by Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment, which also includes the NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers and NHL’s New Jersey Devils, the Houston Rockets and Delaware North.