The Daily Wire is looking for a Director of Entertainment Publicity to join our Public Relations team! The Director of Entertainment Publicity will work alongside the Marketing and Public Relations teams to develop, drive, and support the execution of the company's publicity strategy, specifically for the entertainment division of our business. Our ideal candidate has 7+ years of previous professional media relations/PR, agency, or publicist experience in the film and/or television industry.

PLEASE NOTE: Previous professional experience in a similar role in the entertainment industry is required for consideration for this position.

If you think you’ve got what it takes to be part of one of America’s fastest-growing conservative media companies and counter-cultural outlets for news, opinion, and entertainment, we look forward to hearing from you!

Responsibilities:

  • Work with marketing and public relations team to develop the publicity strategy for The Daily Wire's entertainment division
  • Direct the execution of The Daily Wire's entertainment arm's publicity strategy
  • Manage direct reports, freelancers, and agency relationships
  • Oversee unit publicity, post-production publicity, and launch events, including press days and junkets
  • Maintain a keen understanding of the consumer entertainment, media industry, and political media landscapes
  • Evaluate media invitations for entertainment talent
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Experience & Requirements:

  • 7+ years of media relations/PR, agency, or booking experience
  • Film and/or television industry experience is required
  • Proven media pitching track record and strong writing skills
  • Experience managing and developing junior colleagues and agency relationships
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to thrive under pressure in a fast-paced and high-energy work environment
  • Highly self-motivated and able to take initiative
  • Knowledge of the conservative political media landscape a plus
  • G-suite proficiency

Reports to: Director of Public Relations

Start date: Immediate

Employment type: Full-time; Exempt

Compensation: Dependent upon experience

Benefits: Health insurance options (medical through Blue Cross Blue Shield; dental and vision through Guardian); Paid Time Off; 401k (5% match)

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