Lead Writer, Inside Social Games

Employer
Location
San Francisco
Posted
Apr 03, 2013
Closes
May 03, 2013
Contact
Human Resources
Duration
Full Time
Inside Network, a division of WebMediaBrands (NASDAQ: WEBM), is looking for an experienced Lead Writer to join our editorial team. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced journalist to report, write and edit all content that appears on www.InsideSocialGames.com, our site related to the social games industry. This position will be based out of our San Francisco office.

The Lead Writer should be interested in and have experience with video games in general as well as specifically with social games that are playable on Facebook, Google+ and other games portal sites. The type of content that the lead writer is responsible for producing -- either through their own reporting or via coverage coordinated with staff writers and freelancers -- ranges from game reviews, developer interviews and industry news to financial reporting and broader feature pieces on topics that impact developers and investors in the social games industry. The Lead Writer is also responsible for representing the blog at all relevant industry events and will be called on to speak publicly at certain events.

Requirements

--Bachelors degree
--Excellent written communication skills
--Prior journalism experience
--Familiarity with video games
--Familiarity with social games
--Moderate to deep understanding of social networks like Facebook or Google+
--Prior games journalism experience preferable, but not required Bachelors degree


Interested candidates should send resume , cover letter and salary requirements.