Your Army – Head of US Press (US)

Head of US Press

Your Army are looking for an experienced highly motivated professional to join our team as Head of US Press in Los Angeles.

We are a global independent promotions agency with offices in London, Los Angeles and Sydney. Your Army work with some of today’s most influential artists including Flume, Bicep, Sam Smith, CamelPhat, Christine & The Queens, David Guetta and The Chemical Brothers, we have a relentless focus on breaking new talent.

Your Army’s Head of US Press will be responsible for organizing domestic print press and television opportunities as well as international online campaigns.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Organize and facilitate live television performances and other television promotional opportunities for clients
  • Develop your own and seamlessly integrate into existing Your Army client network of artists, management and label teams
  •  Coordinate with marketing teams across various territories and timezones on creative concepts for global artist campaigns
  •  Implement comprehensive reporting processes and systems that communicate the most relevant and actionable information to clients throughout a campaign
  •  Oversee interviewing and hiring of additional staff for Press Department
  •  Collaborate with company Directors to solidify core offerings and strategically 
expand Press Department services
  •  Develop internal strategy for conceptualization, delivery, and placement of various 
outward-facing “thought leadership” pieces to help passively promote Your Army’s 
interests
  •  Run point on media strategy for releases, tours, and concepts, and strategically 
increase visibility and awareness
  •  Creatively mix new media with traditional PR strategies for maximum impact
QUALIFICATIONS
  •  Proven ability to confidently develop and maintain relationships with media industry contacts across TV, print and online press outlets with TV experience a must
  •  Four or more years experience in a similar role within the music industry
  •  Experience managing a team and previous work in a sales-oriented role preferred
  •  Travel to, attend, and work onsite at various events both domestically and 
internationally as and when needed
  •  A passion and genuine enthusiasm for the current Your Army roster and a desire to 
help us expand into other genres
  •  Experience with global scale marketing campaigns, from development through 
execution
  •  Confident and outgoing with an ability to communicate and deliver well-considered 
and exciting opportunities
  •  Ability to work independently and proactively on multiple projects simultaneously
  •  Must be able to communicate effectively and tactfully with partners on all levels

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