Head of Marketing


About Us

Chess.com is one of the largest gaming sites in the world and the #1 platform for playing, learning, and enjoying chess.

We are a team of 335+ fully remote people in 45+ countries working hard to serve the global chess community. We are also growing fast, with more than 80 million players and a large base of happy premium members.

We are a tech company. A gaming company. A content company. And we do it all with passion and commitment to the game. Above all we prize our mission-driven, flat, life-celebrating, no-corporate culture, and we look forward to meeting you and learning more about what you can bring to the team.

About You

You are a passionate Chess.com community member who “knows” chess and understands our members and our market. You’re an experienced marketing leader who has a broad understanding of traditional and non-traditional marketing channels. You will report to the CEO and lead our top-of-funnel initiatives. 

What You’ll Do

  • Lead our top-of-funnel initiatives across marketing, media, PR, paid search, seo, etc

  • Coordinate with our BizDev and Content teams as they also drive new member growth

  • Work with the CEO to establish and share strategic direction for all marketing plans

Preferred Skills

  • Must be a part of the Chess.com community already. You have to “know” chess, our members, and our ecosystem.

  • 5+ years of marketing, preferably with some management experience

  • Strong collaboration and communication skills working in a fully distributed team

  • Sense of ownership and responsibility

About the Opportunity

  • This is a full-time position

  • We are 100% remote (always have been, always will be!)

  • This is open to applicants who can legally work in the US

You can learn more about us here:



We look forward to meeting you!