Senior Publicist

Warner Music Group | London, GB

Posted here June 18

Job Description

With its broad roster of new stars and legendary artists, Warner Music Group is home to a collection of the best-known record labels in the music industry including Asylum, Atlantic, Big Beat, Canvasback, East West, Elektra, Erato, FFRR, Fueled by Ramen, Nonesuch, Parlophone, Reprise, Rhino, Roadrunner, Sire, Warner Bros., Warner Classics, and Warner Music Nashville; Warner/Chappell Music, one of the world's leading music publishers, with a catalog of more than one million copyrights worldwide.

For more than four decades, WMG has been an industry-leading force in providing a world-class array of services designed to help artists and labels grow their careers and their businesses. Artist & Label Services is the umbrella for WEA (Warner-Elektra-Atlantic) – the pioneering WEA distribution and marketing network – and Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA) – the groundbreaking global distribution company for independent artists and labels.

A Little Bit About Our Team

Atlantic Records UK has an elite roster of artists including Ed Sheeran, Jess Glynne, Clean Bandit, Plan B, Rudimental, James Blunt, Rita Ora, Charli XCX, Paolo Nutini, Anne-Marie, Marina And The Diamonds, Kojo Funds and many more as well as a recently inked joint venture with Stormzy and his #merky label. Atlantic is also home to a huge international roster which includes standout stars such as Bruno Mars, Cardi B, twenty one pilots, Paramore, Janelle Monae and Charlie Puth.
Atlantic Publicity is a front line department that builds the narrative, leads the media profile and executes strategic campaigns for our broad roster of artists. Working closely with the digital, marketing, promotions, A&R, branding and creative teams within the label, Atlantic Publicists are critical to creating a multi-layered dialogue sitting at the heart of all artist campaigns.

Atlantic houses the biggest publicity department in the UK, a clan of brilliant individuals who bring different passions, experience and perspectives to work every single day. Their musical tastes, creative minds and eclecticism are accepted and a Senior Publicist will form a big part of the team’s development and that of the artist’s here at Atlantic UK.

Why This Could Be Your Next Big Break

Atlantic UK is the No.1 record company in the UK, picking up the prestigious ‘Label of the Year’ award at the 2018 Music Week Awards. A senior member of the Publicity team will mainline into the UK’s most influential print and online media on behalf of our global talent, managing, curating and strategsing around campaigns and profiles. They will be joining a high-energy, passionate, dynamic PR family with a covetable network across media, lifestyle, art, fashion, brands and events.

Here You’ll Get To

  • You will make statements with your campaigns
  • You will create conversation, globally
  • You will be a key architect in the development of an artist’s story
  • You will work across our extensive roster
  • You will become part of the family

Rockstar Candidates Will Be Able To

  • You have an enviable contacts folder
  • You have at least four years publicity experience
  • You have run your own high profile campaigns
  • You have crisis management experience
  • You have travelled and orchestrated promo trips
  • You have good writing skills
  • You have a creative mind
  • You have agility and adaptability
  • You have tact
  • You have the capability to work under pressure
  • You have to be a team player

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