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PR/Press Expert

Music
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PR/Press Expert

Music
Central London
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Job Details

 

Our client, a successful music promotions and press company, seeks an experienced PR/Press expert to lead their Festival & Events team:

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Developing new business proposals, timelines and campaign strategies.
  • Generating press releases and copy writing.
  • Leading on campaigns, managing as mall team and reporting to Directors.
  • Communicating clearly with clients, effectively managing their expectations.
  • Managing communications with journalists with clarity and concision.
  • Pitching and arranging media partnerships, press trips and features up to a global scale.
  • Coordinating and hosting media onsite at festivals and as part of overseas press trips.
  • Negotiating accounts and pitching new business.

Requirements:

  • Substantial experience in music events publicity.
  • Previous experience in crisis and line management.
  • Experience in business pitching and account negotiation.
  • Proven experience of leading and managing a team
  • Possess an extensive database of entertainment journalists and media contacts.
  • Up to date on current industry trends and the festival scene specifically.
  • Prepared to attend events, client and journalist meetings on bank holidays or weekends.
  • Expertise in online and print press campaigns and copy writing

Please note that due to the volume of submissions, not all applicants will be contacted if their submission is unsuccessful.

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