POSITION: Talent Publicity Assistant
LOCATION: New York, NY
JOB TYPE: Full Time / Perm
**Due to Covid-19 all interviews will be via phone/Zoom and position will be remote to begin

BACKGROUND
The Lede Company is a dynamic, fast-growing, New York & Los Angeles based Talent, Communications/PR, and Corporate Consulting firm. The firm specializes in communications strategies across a broad spectrum of industries.

We are looking for a Talent Assistant in New York City to a Senior Talent Publicist. We are seeking enthusiastic candidates who can work in a fast-paced environment, are driven, and have strong communication and writing skills.
 
ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES
• Administrative duties including managing a high volume of calls, emails, scheduling, expenses, travel etc.
• Coordinate details for client photo shoots, press junkets, premieres including travel and glam
• Maintain digital press kits
• Service clients with digital breaks
• Process client requests in a timely manner
• Provide coverage for clients when needed

REQUIREMENTS
• Bachelor's Degree, preferably in PR or Communications
• Previous experience working at a PR agency or other entertainment company
• Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
• Highly organized
• Exceptional interpersonal, networking, organizational, verbal, and written communications skills
• Proactive and able to handle multiple projects simultaneously in a high-pressure, fast-paced environment
• Meticulous attention to detail
• Self-starters with the ability to multi-task
• Reliable: meets deadlines, prioritizes well, and has a high sense of urgency
• Strong writing and proofreading skills
• Professional, confident and mature demeanor
• Able to anticipate needs
• Strong interest in the entertainment industry