Part Time Job

Press & Comms Executive


Amsterdam, Netherlands 05-20-2021
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  • Paid
  • Part Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Press & Comms Executive


We are looking for a part time Press & Comms Executive (m/f/d) for our Amsterdam Office

• Developing, implementation and evaluation of PR plans for key promotional priorities and local commissions across the Benelux for discovery+, Discovery, TLC, Investigation Discovery and Eurosport (NL + BE).

• Compose, translate and distribute press releases, and other textual content, optimizing the composition and distribution of textual and visual programme information.

• Manage external agencies, text writers and reps, as well as PR intern.

• Coordinate programme publicity activities and communicate programme information, both externally and internally and through all relevant media.

• Be point of contact for press inquiries (programming and channel level).

• Provide regular analysis and feedback on campaign coverage and media value.

• Be the main contact person for EPG information and make sure that delivery deadlines are met.

• Plan, coordinate and join press trips and hospitality events.

• Ensure integration with marketing, online, on-air and other departments, and be able to assist these teams if and when needed.

• Manage budgets, including po's and ROI analysis of pr investments.

• Be well informed about media and possibilities and developments and function as an internal information hub.

• Education to degree level: PR and communications education, (BA)

• Highly organized and proactive with at least 5 years' experience in a PR role at a media organization or agency, preferably with a major broadcaster or other media company/platform.

• Knowledge of sports or sports media is a pro.

• Insatiable appetite for lifestyle and entertainment, in-depth knowledge of media and an extensive media network.

• Ability to build and nurture relationships with talent and key stakeholders.

• Proven record in supporting organizing (press) events.

• Dutch native speaker, Excellent written and communication skills in English.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g3v105-35-170-64-36-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Discovery, Inc. is the global leader in real life entertainment. We serve passionate fans with content that inspires, informs, and entertains, providing leadership across deeply loved and trusted brands, such as Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, HGTV, Food Network, and Travel Channel.