Broadcast Media Booker

Location
New York
Posted
Jun 05, 2013
Closes
Jul 05, 2013
Contact
Ms. Jamie Claudio
Duration
Full Time
Job description:
Award winning video communications firm seeks Broadcast Media Booker with at least one year experience and established media contacts for their New York headquarters. Ideal candidate will possess a strong knowledge of media landscape and media relationships. Job duties include pitching traditional and new media outlets for media tours, creating targeted media pitch lists, providing creative insight into media alert writing. Position also includes providing media backup to production team during productions. Must possess excellent phone demeanor, strong writing skills and ability to develop pitch concepts in a fast-paced, creative environment.

Ideal Candidate:
Outgoing personality, proactive self-starter with strong phone demeanor and experience reaching out to and booking with media outlets. Must possess strong media knowledge, "media junkie", and keen interest in online/digital strategies. Ability to work both as an independent thinker and within a team setting is essential. Solid media relationships mandatory.

Requirements:
1+ years media pitching experience
Bachelor's Degree in communications or related field
Superb communication skills both written and verbal
Strong attention to detail
Passion for traditional and online media
Knowledge of Cision


Please submit your pitch letter, resume and salary requirements