Seattle, WA, United States
Amazon Music – Public Relations Manager Location: US-NY-New York Job ID: 775995 Company: : Amazon.com Services, Inc. Position Category: Marketing & PR Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name): : United States Job DescriptionAmazon is seeking a highly-intelligent, high-judgment, self-motivated, and creative PR professional with a depth of experience and/or interest in music and digital entertainment to join the Amazon Music PR team. As a member of this team, you will lead and support high visibility public relations initiatives for Amazon Music in the US, as well as collaborate with teams internationally. The ideal candidate will have experience managing communications with external audiences across music, entertainment, and tech. This candidate will have an entrepreneurial spirit and be passionate, creative and eager to learn. This position is based in New York, however will report into the global communications team in Seattle, WA. It requires regular travel. Core Job responsibilities: * Create opportunities for storytelling across the intersection of music and technology * Create and drive strategy, campaigns and high-level short and long term plans * Drive Amazon's digital music narrative in the press and manage external facing Amazon Music messaging * Write press releases, pitches and PR plans * Manage external speaking opportunities for Amazon Music leadership * Successfully manage complex, fast-moving and unexpected communications challenges Basic Qualifications* Bachelor's degree * 8 years of PR experience * Specific PR experience required in digital music, entertainment or consumer tech and/or corporate communications for a music or digital entertainment company * Experience managing media relationships, and a network of media contacts * Experience executing product launches, press tours, speaking engagements and driving an overall product narrative and PR plan * Experience media training execs and providing them with strategic communications council * Superior written and oral communications skills * Proven ability to use both strategic and creative thinking Preferred Qualifications* An entrepreneurial spirit, including the ability to work independently and autonomously * Outstanding attention to detail, understanding of digital entertainment and technology as well as the ability to communicate complex topics effectively * Passionate about music * Excellence in writing and verbal communications * Thrives in a collaborative environment and is willing to roll up their sleeves to get the job done * Strong judgment and the ability to respond quickly, yet thoughtfully, to urgent PR matters * Ability to work in a remote environment Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation
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Amazon, a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle, Washington, is the global leader in e-commerce. Since Jeff Bezos started Amazon in 1995, we have significantly expanded our product offerings, international sites, and worldwide network of fulfillment and customer service centers. Today, Amazon offers everything from books and electronics to tennis rackets and diamond jewelry. We operate sites in Canada, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain and United Kingdom and maintain dozens of fulfillment centers around the world which encompass more than 26 million square feet.