The Syndicate is expanding its PR department and seeks an energetic and extremely motivated professional to join our team. The Publicist/Account Manager will work full-time in our Weehawken, NJ office and run music, comedy and lifestyle campaigns. Our ideal candidate is a team player that brings something new to the table, has excellent written and verbal skills and the ability to prioritize while multi-tasking. Applicants should be very detail-oriented, organized and able to handle multiple projects simultaneously under tight deadlines. This individual must have a strong passion for the entertainment and pop culture (music in particular) and be able to professionally communicate with clients, journalists and other industry professionals.
2-3 years of PR and publicity experience in the Entertainment/Music industry
Ability to assist on full album campaigns and tour publicity
Strong knowledge of entertainment and lifestyle media; print, online, broadcast and influencers
Must be a self-starter with excellent communications skills with media, artists, management, and internally
Great relationships across rock, alternative, indie rock, hip-hop, and pop genres
Enjoyment of a fast-paced work environment and desire to attend client events, concerts, etc - evening & weekend hours as necessary
Proactive and outgoing with a get-it-done attitude.
Provide support to the VP of Media and strategize with our in-house PR team
Oversee and execute multiple accounts and campaigns
Secure coverage in regional and national media outlets
Facilitate album and video servicings nationally and to broadcast
Draft and distribute press releases
Maintain and expand PR database
Allocating tasks to a team of interns
This is a full-time position. Benefits include:
Health and dental with company contribution to premium
401(k) with match
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