Manager, Public Relations

Hulu - Santa Monica, CA (30+ days ago)4.1

Hulu is a premium streaming TV destination that seeks to captivate and connect viewers with the stories they love. We create amazing experiences that celebrate the best of entertainment and technology. We’re looking for great people who are passionate about redefining TV through innovation, unconventional thinking and embracing fun. It’s a mission that takes some serious smart, intense curiosity and determination to be the best. Come be part of the team that’s powering play.

The Manager, Public Relations (Originals) will be an integral part of the PR/Events team at Hulu. They will oversee long and short-term strategies that build buzz for assigned Hulu Original programs. They are passionate, have the creative-thinking skills to develop impactful media relations campaigns, and can pivot quickly when needed. The role requires someone that can juggle a high volume workload, excels at multi-tasking, has a sharp focus for details, an ability to find humor in chaos and an innate sense of urgency to clearly communicate with internal and external partners. Strong candidates also contribute across departments and will add value to the overall organization as an expert in their field. Collaborating and taking a hands on approach is key.

Develop and execute results-driven media relations campaigns for Hulu Originals utilizing both traditional and forward-thinking tactics
Foster and strengthen media relationships on behalf of Hulu PR
Interface with talent reps, producers, studio partners and effectively communicate your POV and strategy
Proactively pitch media to support Hulu content initiatives and ensure press are equipped with appropriate assets
Develop series positioning for assigned campaigns and messaging for producers, talent and executives
Collaborate and communicate plans with internal teams including content development, marketing, social, legal, viewer experience and others
Spearhead and support media relations efforts at events, including red carpets, screenings, junkets, conferences and conventions including SXSW, Comic-Con, Television Critics Association Press Tour, Upfront, etc.
Merchandize media relations efforts to internal teams and content partners

8+ years experience in publicity at a television network or studio
Established relationships with TV entertainment media, talent bookers, studio partners and talent reps
Passion for Hulu content, television and entertainment
Excellent project management and organization skills
Ability to work well in a fast-paced environment under hard deadlines
Exceptional verbal and written communications skills
Demonstrated ability as a self-starter, detail-oriented
Team player with leadership skills. Ability and desire to interact with cross-functional team members
Must be able to travel, work evenings and weekends as needed
Knowledge of FYC/Awards campaigning