The Role

Your focus will support the design, implementation and enforcement of policies that govern rights and responsibilities between LEC and its partners. These regulations include competition rules, sponsorship policies, IP rights, protecting competition integrity, commercial terms, and corporate governance. You will directly collaborate with team managers and owners to answer inquiries, identify problems, issue approvals, investigate rule violations, brainstorm new ideas, and guide the decision-making process for regulatory changes.

The Team

As part of the League Management Team in Berlin you will report to the League Operations Manager for the LEC and join a lean but impactful team of esports professionals to govern and operate one of the most advanced esports ecosystems in the world.

Responsibilities:

  • You will collaborate with the Global Federation, legal counsel, local European Leagues, LEC teams, and other partners to guide the evolution of global and local League regulations
  • Maintain in-depth understanding of rules and regulations of the competition
  • Lead the licensing process of professional teams
  • Manage LEC team relations for regulatory inquiries, corporate governance, approval processes and assist with conflict resolution
  • Administer LEC committees and League Governor’s Council proceedings
  • Communicate with finance department to help administer the League’s business operations
  • Assist with League investigations, competitive rulings
  • Manage contracts and document archive
  • Support general competition operations

Required Qualifications:

  • Degree in Sports or Business Administration, or equivalent
  • 2+ years of experience in esports or sports league operations and governance or equivalent
  • Understand esports and sports industry, league and team business

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience in reviewing contract language
  • Experience with venture capital investment, M&A processes, corporate governance

Our Perks:

  • Open paid time off
  • Retirement benefits with company matching
  • Life insurance, parental leave, plus short-term and long-term disability
  • Play funds so you can broaden and deepen your knowledge of our players and community through games
  • We will double down on your donations of time and money to non-profits
  • Commuting allowance
  • Daily lunch, snacks and fruits

Let's Thrive Together:

Because together we are better

It’s our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and members of Riot Games. We know that fresh and varied perspectives will make us better at what we do, so however you identify and whatever background you bring with you, we’re excited to hear from you. Don’t be discouraged if you feel you don’t fully meet every single one of the requirements for a particular role, there’s always room for growth at Riot. If you spot a role that will make you want to jump out of bed in the morning, we are waiting to hear from you!