Full Time Job

Publicity Lead, Arista Records

Sony Music

New York, NY 09-30-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
As a Publicity Lead you will actively conceive and execute full publicity campaigns for a variety of acts in all media formats.

What you'll do:
• Create, implement and manage strategic national publicity campaigns for an evolving roster of artists, including television appearances, print opportunities, digital/web /content opportunities, podcasts, social media takeovers, etc.
• Devise publicity campaigns designed to relay the artist's narrative and grow an audience.
• Manage and cultivate relationships with key decision makers/tastemakers across all media.
• Manage multiple projects and relationships with external Marketing and PR companies as well as internal colleagues (marketing, digital, A&R)
• Hire and manage Indie Press relationships
• Cover television performances/photo shoots/events/ award shows and effectively prepare talent and media for interviews and appearances.
• Attend / cover shows, events, company functions as needed, etc.
• Write, edit and maintain press materials such as bios, press releases, quote sheets, clips

Who you are:
• 6+ years of prior publicity/media relations and/or digital music industry experience required.
• Must have strong media contacts and relationships across all music, lifestyle and fashion media.
• Demonstrate knowledge of the media industry and its power players.
• Steeped in pop culture, plus awareness of current events.
• Ability to generate and execute creative and innovative ideas to generate buzzworthy coverage.

What we give you:
• You join an inclusive, collaborative and global community where you have the opportunity to fuel the creative journey
• A modern office environment designed to foster productivity, creativity, and teamwork
• An attractive and comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life & disability coverage, and 401K + employer matching
• Voluntary benefits like company-paid identity theft protection and resources for pets, mental health and meditation resources, industry-leading fertility coverage, fully paid leave for childbirth or bonding, fully paid leave for caregivers, programs for loved ones with developmental disabilities and neurodiversity, subsidized back-up child and elder care, and reimbursement for adoption, surrogacy, tuition and student loans
• We invest in your professional growth & development
• Time off for a winter recess

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rn8oe1-3-229-142-91-42 in your application.