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Guthrix
04-16-2006, 06:11 AM
Jagex Ltd, developer and publisher of the MMORPG adventure game RuneScape, is looking for a content editor to manage the Web Content Team.
The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of writing for the web and excellent writing skills.

Jagex is a unique company with a distinct company ethos of over achievement. We have grown 4 times in the last year, and continue to grow at a similar pace. We are looking for a candidate to thrive in this environment with energy, enthusiasm & natural ability to work at pace.

Key duties include:
- Develop, plan and manage RuneScape website content with the aim of maximising our players gaming experience;
- Coordinate and manage the weekly file copying of website content updates;
- Write news stories/press releases and distribute to gaming publications;
- Responsible for the quality, accuracy and relevancy of all website
- Manage key web content projects, communicating with development teams;
- Lead a small web content team and its activities;

Requirements:
- 1-2 years experience editing on-line content (preferably in the video games industry);
- Technical aptitude to pick up tools easily;
- Excellent writing and editing skills;
- Great attention to detail and solid problem-solving skills;
- Ability to communicate enthusiastically, clearly and concisely to groups and individuals;
- Proven time management and project management skills;
- Ability to handle multiple responsibilities concurrently and work well under deadline pressure;
- Keen interest in computer games or RPGs;
- A high level of general computer system literacy;

Also useful:
- Journalist Background;
- Degree level education or equivalent experience;

Salary: £19k - £23k p.a. depending on experience, plus annual bonus, health care, gym membership and other benefits.

Location: Cambridge. Candidates must be able to work in Cambridge or to re-locate.

Application: Send your CV & examples of writing (as Word document) with covering letter
to: webcontentjobs@jagex.com quoting reference WCTL03

We will contact you directly if we wish to proceed further with your application. Interviews will be held in the Cambridge office.

About Jagex Ltd - Company Profile
Jagex Ltd was founded in December 2001. Itís principal product is the massively multiplayer online game RuneScape. Since its launch RuneScape has grown to over 4,000,000 active free players, whilst the membersí version has over 600,000 paying subscribers. The company now has 175 employees mostly based in the Cambridge office.
Jagex intends to become a significant operator in all the major gaming markets worldwide; developing and commercialising highly compelling persistent character games that appeal to a wide audience. Our ambition for 2006 is to exceed 750,000 subscribers for RuneScape and a further 3 languages.

Website: www.jagex.com/corporate (http://www.jagex.com/corporate) & www.runescape.com (http://www.runescape.com)