Entertainment PR Generalist

Location
New York
Posted
Sep 19, 2013
Closes
Oct 19, 2013
Contact
Ms. Elizabeth Lasdon
Duration
Full Time
Opening for talented entertainment generalist at AVP-level to develop and generate publicity opportunities for variety of clients in entertainment space -- including live entertainment, Broadway, personality/celebrity, culture, lifestyle, publishing, and high-profile media events. Opportunity to join an energetic and cohesive team. Must be highly motivated, creative and dynamic team player.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Craft and implement publicity-oriented media strategies and event publicity.
• Cultivate, establish and maintain effective working relationships with entertainment and digital media.
• Pitch to media to generate client coverage across entertainment, consumer, and lifestyle outlets on national and regional levels and on-line.
• Write creative and effective press materials.
• Engage with clients on a daily basis.
• Handle coordination for large-scale media events, including organizing, staffing and managing press.
• Coordinate press coverage of individual events in regional locations.
• Build added-value partnerships between clients.
• Contribute to development of strategic plans and messaging for clients.

SKILLS:
• 5-7 years of publicity experience in entertainment sector.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Strong record of media placements.
• Established network of media contacts.
• Event management coordination, including red carpets and premieres.
• Effective organizational and project management skills.
• Enthusiasm and initiative, along with capacity to juggle many tasks.
• Proven ability to work well under pressure with tight deadlines.
• Proficiency in social media platforms and applications.
• PR agency experience preferred.
• Creativity, passion and versatility.

Submit resume with cover letter to https://home.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=6621571.
For company information, please refer to our website: www.rubenstein.com.


Please only apply if you have requisite years of media relations and account management experience in relevant sectors.Include cover letter with resume. No phone calls please.


Note: Only candidates with the appropriate qualifications will be considered.

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