Office Assistant (eSports)

Posted on Nov 19, 2018 by Skillz

San Francisco, CA 94102
Leisure & Sport
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
About Skillz: Today, people spend more time playing video games than they do playing all physical sports, and eSports are poised to become bigger than the NFL, NBA, MLB and NHL combined. Skillz provides the technology that powers an eSports industry forecast to exceed as much as $40 billion in revenue by 2020. As the eSports provider for over 8,000 game developers, Skillz enables any mobile game to be turned into a competitive eSport that can also be broadcast on major streaming sites like Twitch and YouTube. We do this by integrating our unique layer of code directly into a mobile app, which activates our end-to-end tournament administration and other important features like player matching, anti-cheating mechanisms, customer support and a built-in loyalty program. Using our patented technology stack, we've already hosted more than 500 million tournaments for 15 million players around the world. Skillz has raised over $53 million in funding from sources including Telstra, Liberty Global, and the owners of the New England Patriots, Milwaukee Bucks, New York Mets and Sacramento Kings. In our quest to make gaming better for players and developers, we're looking for savvy, driven and enthusiastic teammates to help us build the future of sports. If you're excited about defining a multibillion dollar industry, building an awesome product, or working with cutting-edge technology, Skillz just might be for you! Our Culture: We are true believers in electronic sports, so don't be surprised if you see us playing mobile games at our desks or in the kitchen. At Skillz, this type of behavior is encouraged! You can also catch us at our weekly game nights playing anything from Super Mario Kart to Codenames over dinner, while discussing new technologies or brainstorming ideas to improve our business. Not a "gamer"? Don't worry about it. Every Skillzian brings a unique perspective to the team, and we bond over plenty of activities that don't involve games. We're working to build a truly groundbreaking company, and we want top-notch people to join us in that mission. As the creators and leaders of a new marketplace, we work with a "do whatever it takes" mentality, and frankly, we get the job done! Our team is comprised of passionate, intelligent and creative individuals who consistently seek out new challenges and knowledge. We embrace out-of-the-box strategies to propel our business forward, and foster a culture where every person's voice is heard. Our team comes from diverse backgrounds, and our leaders have a strong history of funding and building successful enterprises. If you're up for the challenge, we'd love to meet you. What We're Looking For: We are looking for a Receptionist to oversee front desk operations that will include answering and responding to incoming calls, greeting and directing visitors and general administrative duties for staff. If you enjoy a mission-driven, fast paced environment where the work you put in daily directly impacts the growth of an aggressively fast growing organization then this role at Skillz may be the perfect fit. What You'll Do: Answer phones in courteous, helpful, professional manner. Respond to caller inquiries, direct calls as appropriate, and take and give accurate messages. Greet and direct visitors as appropriate based on purpose of their visit. Maintain office supplies and organization of office in general. Assist with various administrative duties. Assist Human Resource Coordinator to assist candidates with employment applications and other pre-employment paperwork as required or needed. Your Skillz: 0-4 years of prior receptionist and/or Office Manager. Outstanding organizational skills; ability to accurately maintain and organize various schedules, projects and paperwork. Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to successfully interact at all levels of the organization. Excellent computer skills including Mac, Windows, Microsoft Office, Google; docs, sheets, slides, etc. Ability to be flexible, a team player and interface professionally with all levels of internal and external customers.

Reference: 561323401

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