Senior Publicist / Account Manager

  • Dispersion PR
  • London, UK
  • Jul 31, 2020
Full time PR

Job Description

Dispersion PR is seeking an experienced electronic music publicist for an account manager role. The role will see the candidate work with Senior PR teams and other stakeholders press opportunities around single/album release campaigns as well as long term artist PR strategy within a range of electronic music genres. 

The candidate will have a strong understanding of the electronic music/DJ/events industry and be organised, have the ability to work with multiple stakeholders at once and have demonstrable experience in handling everything from new business pitches to campaign work. 

A successful applicant will become part of a friendly but driven team of professionals in a company which prioritises developing its employees as much as it does its clients. 

You must have:

  • A minimum of 2 years working in electronic music PR
  • A keen interest in the electronic music scene as a whole, including relevant media and night industry landscape.
  • Excellent communication and management skills
  • Excellent written English
  • Strong relationship building skills
  • A professional manner
  • The ability to work as part of a team as well as being proactive within your own remit
  • A desire to be creative in how you work
  • The ability to handle a large, diverse workload

The Role:

  • You will be tasked with maintaining and building a worldwide database of local media contacts across radio, online and print
  • Liaising with large groups of stakeholders on strategy targets and achievements
  • Managing PR assistants and Regional PR staff on select projects
  • Keeping and servicing detailed reports including press clippings
  • Writing and servicing press releases. 
  • Pitching to media. 
  • Handling interview logistics.
  • Upkeep of artist EPK
  • Assisting in strategising campaigns. 

Start Date: ASAP
Type: Full time 
Location: This is a suburban (West) London role and we will only be considering candidates who can be based out of our office. 
Salary: TBD / heavily dependant on experience. 

Please send a short covering letter which demonstrates your interest in electronic music and a CV via Doors Open. 

While we value all applications, we’re unable to answer each one individually but we will be in touch with successful candidates.