ABOUT OVERACTIVE MEDIA
OverActive Media began operations in November 2018 to build an integrated company delivering eSports and video game entertainment experiences to fans in Canada and around the world through franchise ownership, strategic partnerships, investments, and acquisitions. We are the fourth company to own both a professional League of Legends and Overwatch franchise. We are combining team ownership with audience engagement to better connect with our current fans and to introduce these exciting competitions to new fans.
OverActive owns a controlling interest in an Overwatch League franchise for the City of Toronto and surrounding area. This is Canadas first professional esports franchise in the worlds premier esports league. In partnership with Activision-Blizzard and The Overwatch League, this expansion franchise will launch for the Leagues second season on February 14, 2019 and will play at a Toronto-based venue beginning in 2020.
Splyce Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of OverActive, will operate out of Rochester, N.Y. and will have primary responsibility for the management of the competitive elements of each team.
Reporting to the Executive Producer and based in OverActive Medias Rochester Office, the North American CWL Editor is an integral member of the Content Team expanding our team of storytellers and helping to drive the narrative around our pro team coverage. The successful candidate must be US-Based or have valid US working documents and be comfortable with some travel, which may include some weekends.
Were looking for:
A Raconteur Someone who is passionate about engaging storytelling.
A Self-Starter This role will work very closely with our Creative Director, but who will also be expected to work autonomously to manage their own projects/time appropriately, in order to meet the fast-paced demands of our business.
A Team Player Someone who is ready to hit the ground running with a talented and experienced team creating better fan experiences every day.
Education and Experience
Skills and Abilities
Application must include a cover letter, resum and demo reel
What we can offer: