Job Details


May 19, 2023



Closing Date

Jun 16, 2023


Games and Esports Writer - Australia

Dexerto are looking for an Australia-based Games and Esports writer to work full-time. This is a full-time position which will require weekend work. You should be a versatile writer who is able to source and write compelling stories about a variety of subjects, such as big gaming franchises, esports, and gaming culture – including streamers and YouTubers. Everything that Dexerto is known for.Whilst you won’t be expected to know everything about every single esport, game or streamer, we are looking for someone who has a broad knowledge, but can also specialize in a few areas.Experience of writing for a publication is advantageous, but this is a role in which talent is more important, so if you can demonstrate your writing skills, knowledge, and passion, we want to hear from you.

See Application instructions below.

Some knowledge of SEO and social media is also desirable.


  • Understanding and knowledge of gaming, esports and gaming culture
  • Understanding and knowledge of TV and movies.
  • A snappy and compelling writing style
  • Able to write to short deadlines under pressure
  • Have a keen attention to detail – can spot grammatical errors and fact check.
  • Creative ability – able think of ideas and suggest news stories that will resonate with our audience
  • Able to act independently on writing tasks
  • Is confident with social media
  • SEO knowledge desirable but not essential
  • Experience with content management systems is desirable
  • Able to work full-time hours (40) including weekends, without other education or job commitments


Submit your resume with a detailed cover letter explaining how your skills and experience relate to the role. We would also like to see examples of your written work. You must do these tasks or you will not be considered for the role.