Press Officer

Music
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Press Officer

Music
Central London
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Job Details

Our client, an established classical label, is seeking a Press Officer to ensure positive coverage of artists and their releases and manage all external communications.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Managing media campaigns with effective pitching, liaison, logistics to enhance artist public profile.
  • Planning press campaigns in full.
  • Liaising with artists, artist managers and label representatives.
  • National and foreign travel as necessary.
  • Obtaining press coverage from features, reviews, news, streams, and sessions.
  • Notifying media of forthcoming releases.
  • Creating new stories and ensuring timely notification of advance digital promotional music.
  • Fostering productive relationships with traditional and online media.
  • Generating creating ideas that promote newsworthy publicity.
  • Developing specialist online and classical media present for artists.
  • Liaising with marketing departments to enhance video asset placements, session opportunities and social media interaction.
  • Collaborating on various high-level project work as required.
  • Writing a wide range of publicity materials on demand.
  • Attending relevant company meetings, events and artist promotional events as necessary.
  • Keeping informed of digital development relevant to specialist media.

Requirements:

  • Proven industry experience within press/classical music
  • Established and proven contacts within the classical music world.
  • Demonstrable ability to deliver creative media campaigns.
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Flexible approach to work.
  • Superlative written and verbal communication skills.
  • Highly organised and dedicated approach.

Please note that due to the volume of submissions, only successful candidates who meet the exact requirements will be contacted. If you have not heard back within 10 days of submission, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

The Music Market/Arts and Media are an equal opportunities employer who supports diversity in the workplace.

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