Manager, International Communications (Staff)- MTV NETWORKS (NYC) Support International Communications Department in achieving goals, in particular as they relate to three core areas: Corporate Communications; Brand Support; and PR Events Management.
Corporate Communications Support the Director by liaising with regional intl communications heads to compile international MTVNI updates for monthly and quarterly corporate reports. Support the development and execution of press strategies around core lines of business and international programming launches, including pitching trade and consumer media. Write and update executive bios, global calendars, internal announcements, briefing documents, and other corporate documents. Draft press releases, Q&A and other press docs to support the initiatives of the various lines of business (digital media, social responsibility, etc). Research competitive stories that provide background on our businesses with a particular emphasis on Digital Media. Oversee distribution of global press releases across all MTV Networks. Responsible for general corporate PR duties such as organizing photo shoots, internal event logistics and key corporate meetings. Brand Support Field daily publicity requests as directed to support channel series and season launches, including interview requests with talent and executives, press releases, artwork, series/episode descriptions, media coverage. Work in partnership and liaise regularly with international and domestic PR & other teams. Help manage distribution and flow of all MTVNI communications assets amongst MTVNI comms offices worldwide via two internal web portal sites for MTV and Nickelodeon. Assist the Director and regional intl communications teams in managing talent press tours. PR/Events Management Manage press efforts for international media during domestic MTVN award shows, including MTV Video Music Awards, MTV Movie Awards, and Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards. Manage all aspects of event related press and logistics including: international media accreditation allotment; red carpet placement; studio/set visits, executive producer or talent interviews, rehearsal access, venue and gift bag tours Management With support of departmental assistant recruit and supervise bi-annual departmental interns.
KEY QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE: 3-4 years of professional experience, preferably in public relations, journalism, marketing or a related field Strong written and oral communication skills Ability to manage multiple projects and tasks to completion Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint Ability to interface senior executives Highly organized and detailed oriented Solid organizational problem solving skills Highly motivated, self-starter who takes initiative Ability to work under tight deadlines Resourceful and able to work independently Strong team player Knowledge of international work environment a plus Second language a plus Apply:http://www.mtvnetworkscareers.com/