Originals Publicity Manager - Africa
Do you live and breathe entertainment?Are you an PR expert in Africa with an international curiosity & mindset?Do you re-
evaluate campaigns that you have worked on to appraise what you could have done different or better?If so, we may have just the opportunity for you : The Opportunity Netflix is the world's leading internet entertainment service with more than 130 million memberships in over 190 countries enjoying TV series, documentaries and feature films across a wide variety of genres and languages.
Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on any internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.
The Originals Publicity Manager - Africa will be based in Amsterdam and will work as part of the Originals Publicity team to formulate and implement strategy in the region for the growing slate of Netflix Original content.
The position will provide a critical link between PR agencies and Netflix in promoting Original content on the service. It’s the chance to be part of changing the entertainment landscape across the globe and to seize the opportunity to take different approaches in managing and executing promotional and publicity campaigns.
The Role The Originals Publicity Manager - Africa will work across several different disciplines that bring Original series, films & documentaries to fruition here at Netflix.
They will drive innovative publicity campaigns and collaborate with cross-functional partners for our African Originals, whilst drawing our incredible slate of international Originals to drive our business in the region.
They will independently formulate, and drive creative and executable ideas, communicate priorities and present clear goals to stakeholders.
The ideal candidate will use sound judgement to make wise decisions, think strategically and drive their team members to do the same.
they will make tough decisions without agonizing and will be candid and direct, even when that approach might be controversial.
They are scrappy, unafraid to jump in and handle tasks at all levels and they thrive in an environment void of bureaucracy and layers.
The day to day responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, formulating and implementing regional strategy, writing press releases, managing set visit nominations, scheduling local and international junkets, liaising with journalists, talent representatives and talent, implementing screening strategy and assisting with the management of agencies across Europe.
The successful candidate for the Originals Publicity Manager - Africa role will likely :
To succeed at Netflix, the candidate must also possess the following characteristics :
Able to identify, nurture and help refine compelling creative ideas and concepts.
Is strong on detail and highly organized.