Lead Community Manager

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September 17, 2021
Full Time

A young and ambitious video game publisher (PC/Consoles) is looking for a Lead Community Manager to take charge of our Community Management team, as well as build communities for our games from the ground up.


  • Set community strategies and timelines for each of our titles; control strategy execution
  • Manage a team of CMs, from daily tasks to long-term professional growth goals
  • Lead by example by taking charge of some of our social media accounts & growing and engaging with their respective communities

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • 1-year minimum experience as a Lead Community Manager, specifically managing a community team and developing its members
  • 3-year minimum experience in communications or marketing in video games or adjacent industries
  • Experience engaging, growing and maintaining communities across Discord, Twitter, TikTok, Instagram and other social networks
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Up to date on the latest social media & gaming trends, and just being terminally online in general

Would Be a Plus:

  • Second language (or third - the more the better!)
  • Experience in working with influencers & influencer agencies
  • Passion for indie games


  • Remote, full-time position with flexible working hours (we’re an international team so you can work from anywhere in the world);
  • Working with friendly and experienced team of young professionals;
  • Clear communication and feedback on every step of your way;
  • Bonuses for reaching goals, successful game launches;
  • Join our team on gaming expos with all the traveling expenses covered (After COVID-19 situation settles, of course).

As a friendly and inclusive team we are happy to hear from folks of every gender, race and ethnicity.

How to Apply:

Send us your CV and a cover letter to hr@criticalreflex.com. Make sure to tell us about your professional and personal experience with social media and include links to your previous work and personal social media channels.

Our Games:

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Create a world, unrestricted by gravity in Complex Sky (Complex Blue Studio). Unite buildings into wondrous formations, gather resources, create production chains and develop the world’s ecosystems - all to build a fully automated, self-sustainable city among the skies.

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