A top independent rock record label is looking to hire a full time in-house Publicist located in New York City. Responsibilities include:
– Run and oversee national press campaigns for the Roadrunner roster of artists both for new releases as well as ongoing visibility. – Create unique and customized campaigns for both established artists as well as developing artists. – Secure print, TV, blog, trade and all other appropriate coverage. – Oversee all regional and tour press for all touring artists. – Create campaigns for special events, award shows, showcases or other event-related press. – Develop and execute budgets for the press department. – Manage interns and work flow of the press department.
– Minimum of five years experience as lead publicist on national projects at a music label or indie firm focusing on music. – Impeccable writing skills. – Stellar media contacts in the music outlets as well as lifestyle, news, etc. – Candidate must be creative, self-motivated and a team player.