Mascot Label Group is an international independent record label specializing in rock, blues, prog, and metal genres. We’re looking for an in-house publicist for our Manhattan office.
Our ideal candidate is a creative music enthusiast who is: reliable, honest, hardworking, team player and a self-starter, who works well under pressure and is pleasant to be around.
What we require:
* Minimum 10 years experience doing music publicity I.E. handling marketing/PR campaigns for musical recording artists * Must be able to lead press campaigns on various releases across all our labels * Existing contacts and experience in press, marketing and digital, with strong relationships with key press (TV, radio, and print). Rock, Alternative, and AAA/Non-Com background a plus * Prior experience writing press releases and assembling press materials * Experience booking late night television, as well as national PBS & NPR * Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work with all types of personalities including prior experience dealing with executives, talent and senior media members * Strong critical thinking skills and ability to formulate tailored and effective pitches * Ability to negotiate maximum media coverage * Effective planning and strategizing skills * Must be local to NY and be able to work in our NY office * Social media savvy * Strong resume/references