Be a Heavy Gaming & E-Sports Contributor

Heavy, a leading news and information site with 40 million monthly unique visitors worldwide, seeks to partner with ambitious and energetic freelance contributors in gaming and e-sports.

Join forces with a lightning-fast organization that reacts in real time to emerging trends. Get training on methods to rapidly add value and harness massive audience. We’re seeking motivated self-starters with an entrepreneurial spirit. Qualified candidates will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • A passion for and understanding of gaming and/or e-sports
  • Exceptional planning and organizational skills
  • Ability and desire to react rapidly to breaking news
  • Strong multi-tasking and communication skills
  • Ability to quickly navigate social media — especially Twitter — to spot breaking news and find additional information after a story breaks
  • Ability to produce clean and polished copy

Work autonomously and remotely. Compensation is based on performance. Room to grow for exceptional performers. Send cover letter, resume and three writing samples to Managing Editor Ben Doody at ben@heavy.com with Gaming contributor in the subject line.