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Publication or Company Bauer Publishing
Job Title Publicist
Industry Magazine Publishing, Public Relations
Salary Competitive
Benefits 401K/403B, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Job Requirements Bauer Publishing is seeking a publicist to focus primarily on its entertainment titles: In Touch Weekly and Life & Style Weekly. The ideal candidate should have a positive attitude, an energetic personality and be able to work in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment, juggling multiple projects simultaneously.

Candidates should have a minimum of two to three years of relevant PR experience in the magazine publishing or entertainment industry. We are looking for an extremely motivated individual with solid writing, communication and strategic thinking skills. The job requires strong organizational skills, attention to detail and the ability to work independently. A passion for PR, knowledge of celebrity news, an understanding of the magazine publishing industry and a strong list of contacts in the entertainment media are essential. Experience in using social media as a promotional tool is a plus. This position reports directly to the editor-in-chief.

Duties and Responsibilities Include:
• Creating and executing a press strategy for each week’s issue
• Creatively pitching and coordinating broadcast segments and interviews for magazine editors
• Proactively pitching magazine content and spokespeople to secure positive press across all media platforms: broadcast, print (consumer and trade), radio and online
• Create new opportunities and partnerships with press to maximize positive coverage
• Write and distribute weekly content-focused news blasts on exclusive material and breaking stories
• Coordinate press for Bauer brands’ annual platform events
• Manage vendor and department budgets
• Create, foster and maintain strong relationships with the media
• Update databases, monitor and track press, prepare status reports
• Oversee intern program

Hours - Monday to Friday, 9 am - 6 pm
About Our Company Bauer Publishing is the No. 1 seller of magazines on the newsstand. Bauer publishes top women's, teen, and entertainment titles including: In Touch Weekly, Life & Style Weekly, Woman's World, First, J-14, TWIST, M, Soaps in Depth, and Life Story.

Our office is located at the foot of the George Washington Bridge and is easily accessible via NY/NJ public transportation.
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