Sony Pictures Entertainment India (SPE Films India) is looking for a Manager, Public Relations, who is able to present a strategic perspective to publicity and communications for the company's films. Based in Mumbai, India, the incumbent will report to the Marketing Director. This role is responsible for managing the publicity and communications campaign for all Hollywood & Bollywood films at SPE India. Successful candidate should have excellent relations with the media fraternity.
Lead and manage the publicity and communication for the company and all film releases, including handling the talent and talent tours
Oversee the relations with the various media personnel and publicity agencies across multiple projects
Create and oversee publicity assets including, but not limited to: writing press releases, editorial feature mailers, selecting and managing photography and AV materials across all mediums
Manage innovative campaigns to reach audiences across different forms of media
Maintain and develop a network of media contacts through effective research of the marketplace, across various regional markets as well
Coordinate press junkets/ set visits, scheduling and overseeing press screenings, pitching and coordinating press coverage at premiers, covering talent interviews with broadcast, print and online media
Work with the Marketing, Promotions, Digital and Sales teams on integrated campaigns
University graduate with at least 5 years experience in handling PR & Communications with a film company
Ability to work independently, think creatively and execute effectively
Excellent relationship building & interpersonal skills
Strong communication skills (both written & verbal) with a confident & enthusiastic approach
Passionate in films
Interested candidates are invited to apply with your detailed CV, including current and expected salary, and notice period.