Full Time Job

Sr. Coordinator, Corporate & Brand Communications

Starz

Santa Monica, CA 07-25-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Summary of Position

The Sr. Coordinator, Corporate & Brand Communications is responsible for supporting the department across its various areas of oversight – corporate and internal communications, government relations, diversity initiatives and brand initiatives and communications. The Sr. Coordinator will be responsible for aligning with their manager on prioritization of their work to support the overall business objectives of the department. Responsibilities also include providing assistance to departmental management and carrying out the functional job tasks associated with the department's business purposes.

Responsibilities
• Writes and edits written correspondence and materials including corporate press materials and press releases
• Manages the company's corporate social media accounts
• Provides follow-up correspondence with Press, Industry partners, Congressional offices for events or other business needs
• Coordinates and communicates corporate communications announcements/timing to key stakeholders
• Coordinates logistics and gathers key materials for company's employee meetings
• Coordinates and helps execute internal and external events including post-event activities
• Writes bespoke newsletter entries as needed
• Provides coordination to support press announcements
• Identifies press-worthy soundbites from various panels and events
• Regularly identify new press targets and provide research on relevant press coverage or information as needed
• Assists in execution of diversity initiative programs including analyzing scripted materials, directed materials and other submission materials
• Assists in communicating with showrunners, talent, programming executives
• Collaborates with internal stakeholders on DEIA related efforts
• Maintains updated editorial calendars and contributes to pitch angle ideas
• Monitors, identifies, and researches appropriate industry awards for company and/or senior executives
• Updates executive bios as needed for nominations
• Assists in coordination with third-party orgs for resource cards
• Assists in creating briefing documents for press interviews
• Arranges executive photo shoots and media training
• Liaises with department's communications agency
• Supports in processing invoices for payment and corresponds with vendors as needed
• Partners with HR in leading employee events
• Other job duties as assigned to assist in achieving the department's business objectives.

Qualifications & Skills
• Bachelor's degree in Public Relations or similar discipline is preferred; minimum two to three years of experience in a consumer or business-oriented communications environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience
• Strong computer skills including Internet, Outlook, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required
• Strong organization skills and
• Strong research ability and experience
• The ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously and prioritize
• Has a great attention to details
• Excellent organization, time and project management skills. Familiarity with organization tools such as Airtable, Asana, etc.
• Exceptional written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills with the capacity to communicate via text/messenger with a fast response time
• Self-starter with the ability to prioritize and work proactively in a fast paced, high volume, creative and deadline-oriented environment with the ability to react with appropriate levels of urgency to situations and events that require quick response or turnaround
• Experience working with high-level executives and maintaining the utmost of integrity and discretion in handling confidential information and dealing with professionals inside and outside the company
• MUST get the little details right
• MUST be able to operate independently
• A passion for entertainment and popular culture

About Starz

STARZ (www.starz.com), a Lionsgate company, is a leading global media streaming platform committed to delivering premium content that amplifies narratives by, about and for women and underrepresented audiences. STARZ is home to the highly-rated and first-of-its-kind STARZ app that offers the ability to stream or download STARZ premium content, as well as the flagship domestic STARZ® service, including STARZ ENCORE, 17 premium pay TV channels, and the associated on-demand and online services. In 2018, STARZ launched its STARZPLAY international premium streaming platform to provide subscribers access to the ''best of global SVOD.'' STARZPLAY, coupled with its STARZPLAY ARABIA joint venture, has expanded its global footprint into more than 60 countries throughout Europe and Latin America along with Canada, Japan, India and Indonesia. STARZ and STARZPLAY are available across digital OTT platforms and multichannel video distributors, including cable operators, satellite television providers, and telecommunications companies around the world. In February 2021, STARZ launched #TakeTheLead, a multi-faceted and innovative inclusion initiative expanding its existing efforts to improve representation on screen, behind the camera and throughout the company.
Our Benefits
• Full Coverage – Medical, Vision, and Dental
• Work/Life Balance – generous sick days, vacation days, holidays, and Impact Day
• 401(k) company matching
• Tuition Reimbursement (up to graduate degree)

EEO Statement

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d2ypjy-34-236-192-4-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Starz

Combining the STARZ premium global subscription platform with world-class motion picture and television studio operations, Lionsgate brings a unique and varied portfolio of entertainment to consumers around the world. Its film, television, subscription and location-based entertainment businesses are backed by a 17,000-title library and the largest collection of film and television franchises in the independent media space.