Thank you for your interest in joining the Doublejump Staff! Before you fill out the application, we'd like to take this opportunity to give you a little further information about the role, what we're expecting of you, and what you can expect in return.
🔎 ABOUT THE ROLE: 🔍The role you're applying for is that of a Staff Contributor to Doublejump. The full role description is as follows:
👉 Produce at least one article per month for publication on Doublejump; 👉 Share and promote your own articles, and those of your colleagues, wherever you can;👉 Maintain a presence within our community on Discord and social media; and👉 Check into the Staff Discord server at least once per day, even if you have no notifications.
🎁 WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT: 🎁At this point in time, Doublejump is unable to provide financial recompense for your work. Until it becomes viable, we aim to offset this by providing:
👉 The ability to build a journalistic portfolio with training and resources from editors with a combined 12 years' experience in the industry;👉 Discounts on Doublejump merchandise; 👉 Free games and codes whenever they're available;👉 A nicely presented, constantly updated home for your work; and👉 The promise that Management will work hard to continue to grow the site with a view to eventually paying you for your work.
📍 THE IDEAL CANDIDATE: 📍Although we're more than happy to work with anyone, we are definitely looking for looking for:
👉 A strong grasp of the written English language; 👉 Familiarity with Discord, Google Drive and WordPress (training is available if necessary!); and👉 The willingness to commit to aiding in Doublejump's continued growth.
Prior experience in games journalism – or any journalism, for that matter – is not required, but will be looked upon quite favourably.
If you think you've got what it takes, click "Yeah, let's proceed!" below to move on to the application form.