Director of Media & Content Marketing

About Us

Chess.com is the platform of choice for tens of millions of chess players in 165 countries and in 70 languages! We are one of the largest gaming sites in the world where over 15 million games of chess are played daily by players who are deeply engaged in our playing and learning products. We have 300+ team members who work remotely across the world to make chess more fun and rewarding for our 60+ million users. We are the stewards of a game that has been growing in popularity every year for the past 1500 years, and we take that responsibility seriously. Chess deserves the very best, and we strive to deliver that. 

About You

You fundamentally understand the ever-changing digital media landscape. You know all of the standard media channels: YouTube, Facebook, TV, Web; but you also get the new media channels: Twitch, TikTok, Reddit, Discord. You understand how to grow a media presence across all of these channels. You’ve worked with some of the largest brands, creators, or channels and have been responsible for massive growth. 

What You’ll Do

  • Accelerate the growth of all of our media channels

  • Advise or manage our traditional media projects (including TV ads!?)

  • Advise or manage the different strategic growth strategies to each media platform

  • Work with our content team to create and schedule the right content

  • Make sure our visual presentation across channels maximizes the attention that our amazing content deserves

Preferred Skills

  • 5+ years of media marketing experience

  • You “get” and LOVE chess

  • Excellent communicator and team player

  • Sense of ownership and responsibility

  • Chess player

  • Lifelong learner

About the Opportunity

  • This is a full-time position

  • We are 100% remote (work from anywhere!)

  • This is open to applicants who can work in the USA



You can learn more about us here:

https://www.chess.com/blog/erik/how-chess-com-s-100-person-virtual-team-works-together

https://www.chess.com/about