Senior Publicist – Global Entertainment Business / 12 Month FTC

London (Greater)
30 Sep 2016
30 Oct 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

A globally established entertainment company is currently searching for a Senior Publicist to join their team on a 12 month FTC. The successful individual will be working to develop and execute strategic event and creative based initiatives for a range of high-profile films. You will support the press office function and management team in future planning and work directly with external agencies to support the strategy of titles and event. This is an excellent opportunity to join a highly reputable company, who offer a competitive salary and benefits package.

As Senior Publicist, your responsibilities will include:

  • Identifying and creating opportunities for new and exciting initiatives across digital, print and broadcast, ensuring that maximum benefit is achieved
  • Managing a range of exciting, high-profile events to ensure they are delivered on time and to budget
  • Creating comprehensive campaign strategies for UK/EMEA on all film titles
  • Building and managing successful relationships with key strategic partners
  • Managing external agencies to ensure they are thinking on digital impact and strategy across all events
  • Ensuring that digital news stories, following a creative execution, that negatively impact the company and/or title are crisis managed and amended

You will demonstrate:

  • A strong background in managing the day-to-day activities of a busy press office
  • Demonstrable ability to run high-profile and demanding projects such as campaigns and events
  • Experience of working in a complex, large-scale business and working alongside multiple teams
  • Advanced media knowledge with a good network of contacts in the industry
  • Experience of working on national campaigns and of working with external agencies, including negotiation and contracting
  • Experience of working in the entertainment industry, with a passion for film

This is a great opportunity to join a hugely successful and global entertainment company that offers a collaborative working environment. If you feel you are the ideal candidate, please send your CV to