Senior Publicist

Location
New York City, New York (US)
Salary
Based on experience
Posted
Sep 27, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Metro Area
New York
Duration
Full Time

NYC-based, entertainment-focused agency with major film studio and television clientele is seeking a seasoned, highly motivated Senior Publicist. Ideal candidate should have the ability to work in a highly collaborative team structure, and will be responsible for servicing existing clients as well as developing new business opportunities. Entertainment experience is a plus but not required.

 

Job Responsibilities include:

  • Identifying, engaging and pitching prospective clients  
  • Spearheading new client relationships  
  • Servicing both national and digital accounts  
  • Relationship building with influencers and editors
  • Drafting of proposals and strategies
  • Client presentations
  • Assisting and/or managing events and junkets
  • Drafting of press notes and press kits
  • Compiling press coverage for reporting, breaks and weekly status reports
  • Collaboration with other agency departments including Social Media
  • Travel to and from Los Angeles as needed

 

Job Requirements

  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • Familiarity with online tools and databases such as Cision and Tweetdeck
  • Availability after hours to field client requests
  • Ability to work independently and be self motivated, while still working within a team environment

 

This job offers exceptional growth opportunity. Full time with benefits, including 401k after 3 months employment. Salary commensurate with experience. Please send resume in PDF format with 3 current references.