Open Position - League of Legends General Manager

Department: Esports
Location: Berlin
Contract: Full-time (6 days/week), with initial 6 month trial period.

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Job Description

Reports To

Senior Management (Head of Team Operations, COO & CEO)

Responsibilities

  • High importance: Assist our content and creative teams in the production of content and social media related to our League of Legends team, utilizing our most valuable assets: Our professional League of Legends players.
  • Work closely with Senior Management to develop and maintain a coaching and team support staff structure consistent with G2’s short and long term goals.
  • Maintain healthy communication with G2 staff and LEC officials
  • Serve as on-site manager at the Riot Games / LEC studio and during roadshows / international tournaments
  • Coordinate with Coaching Staff in ensuring LEC studio / roadshow transportation and supervision, as well as security for our players
  • Understand all rules and regulations of LEC, and ensure compliance and consistency among staff and players
  • Provide top line support to the LoL Academy Team
  • Ensure a high standard of living, which includes healthy food, regular check ups, fitness and healthy sleep schedule. Players should practice, play and live in a healthy and clean environment.
  • Educate players on G2 Code of Conduct, policies and ongoing plans
  • Hands on and prompt communication. Carry out instructions from supervisor, and communicate needs for materials and supplies at least one week in advance
  • Assist with incoming requests from G2 marketing, merchandise and sales teams
  • Actively engage with our fans and community through social media, Reddit, Discord and other G2 designated platforms
  • Ensure that players use, promote and assist in the development of G2 and partner merchandise / products
  • Host and attend meetings with other G2 business departments to ensure open and transparent communication across the company
  • Manage league required paperwork submission throughout the year, as well as visa application for international travel, in coordination with G2 staff, agents and league officials
  • Ensure social, friendly and productive atmosphere in the team environment at all times

Requirements

  • Proven work experience as a General Manager, Team Manager, Coach or similar
  • Excellent understanding of PR and Branding
  • Profound understanding of the competitive League of Legends scene
  • Always willing to walk the extra mile for players when needed
  • Outgoing and social personality
  • Fluency in English (German is a huge plus, any other language is also a plus)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good organizational and time-management skills
  • Must be able to relocate to Berlin, Germany

Your Benefits Working at G2 Esports

Perks:
Competitive salary; Performance Bonus; great IT equipment; flexible working times; G2 Esports Welcome Pack; and more!

Work Culture & Environment:
Working in the center of Berlin, you will be surrounded by international, experienced, successful and ambitious co-workers that will push you to your limits in a positive and inspiring working atmosphere! A workplace where loyalty, trust, empowerment and feedback are valued.

Development:
Work closely with one of the best companies within esports and access a wide network of respectable people and structures in and outside of the industry.

Got you interested?

Please fill out our online application form and attach your motivation letter and CV (PDF only).

If you have any further questions, feel free to reach out to us via our contact form or send them directly to [email protected].

We’re looking forward to receiving your application and to read why you consider yourself a great addition to G2 Esports!