Public Relations Manager - Successful Internet Video Start-Up (Part-Time/Remote) TownSpot, Inc.
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Public Relations Manager- Exciting Internet Video Startup - Telecommute Okay
Company: TownSpot, Inc.
Location: Beverly Hills, CA
Position: Digital Marketing
TownSpot is a revolution to the internet video industry. TownSpot is an Online Local Video Network, spotlighting quality videos that show local talent originating from your city and community. From the underground rock band down the street to the up-and-coming artist across town, talent thrives and is ready to be discovered. Let TownSpot be your stage and claim your city's spotlight.
Another thing that makes TownSpot different is that every single video is reviewed and determined whether it's of TownSpot quality or not. This means, you'll never find any junk videos on TownSpot - only the best!
Check out http://www.townspot.tv/what-is-townspot for an animation and more information on what TownSpot is all about.
Marketing Team Description
TownSpot's marketing team is responsible for promoting TownSpot across multiple mediums including digital marketing, advertising, social media, press, PR, SEO, events, and physical promotions.
Job Description - PR Manager
This position will be primarily focused on building relationships with media connections in order to spread the TownSpot story. Your goal will be to improve TownSpot's public awareness by obtaining press and media exposure in television, radio, print and online publications.
It will be your responsibility to reach out to contacts in order to inform and convince them to take interest in TownSpot.tv for write-ups, interviews, or news articles.
Our ideal candidate will possess great people skills and a professional demeanor for both physical and digital interactions. A big part of the PR Specialist's duties will be to help create beneficial relationships that could help promote the business.
While we would like candidates to be well versed in common marketing techniques, we are also looking for creative thinkers to help contribute to strategies. TownSpot is an innovative company built on new ideas and would benefit from those who share our passion for innovation and success. We want hard workers who know how to run with an idea and return results.
You will report to the Marketing Director for weekly meetings and assignments, while also working on your own. This is not your typical marketing position. This work is part-time (open to 8-20 hours per week) based and you are able to work from your home! As long as you are hitting your project deadlines, you can work your own hours, from your own location. You will work remotely to build a network of contacts through your outreach, promote the website, increase traffic, spread brand awareness and help create a presence for TownSpot in both the local Los Angeles community and the online video industry. This is an opportunity to grow your marketing and leadership skills.
Additionally, some responsibilities will often require you to work independently and without direct supervision.
As a PR Manager you will be representing TownSpot to the public. This will require a certain level of professionalism at all times as well as a friendly attitude, ambitious spirit, and belief in TownSpot itself.
Some responsibilities may include
- --Contact list aggregation
- --Heavy email and phone inquiries
- --Social media engagement
- --Outreach to outside organizations
- --Website engagement
- --Community relationship development
- --Plan for company growth
--Experience in PR and publishing
--Excellent social intelligence
--Great people skills
--Dedicated Team Player: "The name on the front of your jersey is a hell of a lot more important than the one on the back."
--Exceptional personal communication skills.
--Self motivated, results driven
--Technologically literate (tech backgrounds preferred)
--Minimum 1 year marketing experience preferred but not required
--Minimum 1 year press, PR, or communications experience preferred but not required
--Required minimum 8 hours/week up to a maximum of 20 hours/week.
Compensation will be in the form of a weekly fee plus ownership equity in the company. We're also open to internships if in a credited university or graduate school program.
Send your resume & cover letter to email@example.com
We are ready to hire, will be making decisions immediately.
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
TownSpot.tv is an online video-hosting website that spotlights quality local talent on individual city pages as well as a global flagship page. Connecting audiences with an array of talent remains challenging due to the limitations of TV programming and existing Internet sites. TownSpot bridges the gap by presenting people with a local video network; one website or "spot" exclusively dedicated to showcasing quality talent to audiences locally and globally. What makes TownSpot unique is how only quality videos will be showcased on the website, not just any random video. Moreover, TownSpot prese
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|Headquarters:||8888 Olympic Blvd.|
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
|Industry:||Media and Entertainment|
|Company Profile:||With all of the content and video websites out there on the web, what makes TownSpot different
Well, as a video network and as a business, we strive for quality and connecting with our audience on a real level. No gimmicks, no ploys, just quality content reflective of your town and your community. What makes us different
See for yourself at www.townspot.tv
All videos are verified by our staff as quality, per the TownSpot Content Policy.
Most people watch online videos due to some kind of referral. You are more inclined to view something shared by a friend because you trust their judgement. Well, TownSpot is like that friend whom you can rely on to bring you great videos that are actually relevant to you and your city. Trust us.
Videos originate from your city. The talent is local.
There is a large sense of disassociation out on the web today. We watch content without really connecting. TownSpot aims to give you a more dynamic viewing experience by showing you content from your city that is actually within your grasp. Explore and connect with your city's talent. What you see on TownSpot today, could open a new adventure tomorrow.
3. Relevant Advertisements
We show ads relative to your interest and your community.
Advertisements shown on TownSpot pertain to your city. We target our ads based on your interest so that you see real businesses offering products and services you actually want. Find a local restaurant, or a cool new store, or a fun activity. At TownSpot, our ads contribute to the experience instead of taking away from it. We offer a way for local small businesses to advertise online directly to their local customer base.
4. Intuitive Navigation
Categories and genres help make searching for a video that interests you intuitive and easy.
Browsing through endless videos that have nothing to do with your interest can be a pain. Not to mention having to suffer through "tags" where people tag their video with random not applicable tags just to drive views to them. With our Discover browsing setup, you can find videos based on not just categories, but genres, sub-genres, buzz, release date, and more. And since all the videos are examined and organized by TownSpot staff, you'll always be able to find videos for your interests.
We focus on giving you the best viewing experience possible. You want to get straight to the content that interests you, we understand. You want your viewing of content to be as uninterrupted as possible. We don't have annoying pop-up ads, or things that disrupt your video once it's started playing. At TownSpot, it's all about showing you your city's talent
TownSpot is a Los Angeles based start-up with offices in Beverly Hills run by Chief Executive Officer Josh Cohen whom can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information, see www.townspot.tv|
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