Press Promotions Manager

Marketing & Digital Media Taipei, Taiwan Req. UMG-645


Description

Universal Music Taiwan are hiring! We have an opportunity for someone to join our Marketing and Promotion department to look after Press Promotion for UM Taiwan artists. In this exciting role, you will work with media to create exposure and drive success for UM Taiwan artists.

The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of the Taiwanese music and media landscape and strong PR/Promotions background.

About the role:

  • Write press releases for publication to achieve positive results and maximum representation for UM Taiwan artists.
  • Facilitate artist interviews and attendance at promotional events, such as press conferences and fan signings.
  • Develop and maintain excellent relationships with media partners, including regular on-site presence at media for promotional opportunities.
  • Secure materials that will support press promotion across all media platforms.
  • Manage and maintain social media pages including YouTube, Instagram and Facebook.
  • Monitor all media relating to UM Taiwan artists.

About you:

  • Relevant qualifications in PR, Business, Marketing or related field.
  • Extensive experience in promotions/PR/marketing, ideally within the entertainment industry.
  • Excellent understanding of media landscape in Taiwan.
  • Strong creative writing skills, background in Journalism is welcome.
  • Advanced communication skills in Chinese and English.
  • Strong relationship building skills and ability to influence.
  • An interest in social media, the internet and technology and impact on the media and music landscape.
  • Software proficiency in Microsoft Office and Photoshop.

Interested? Please follow the link to submit your application today!
Note: only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

About Us:

Universal Music Group (UMG) is the world’s leading music and entertainment organisation, incorporating recorded music, music publishing and artist merchandise activities. The Group discovers, develops, markets and distributes recorded music through a network of subsidiaries, joint ventures and licensees in 77 countries worldwide.

Universal Music has market leading artists in the Region including Jacky Cheung, Nana Ouyang, Sa Dingding, Eason Chan, Alan Tam, Priscilla Chan, Kelly Chen, SamSons, Dean, Siri Nurhaliza, Darren Espanto, Gentle Bones, A-Mei, and Yanzi Sun.

Universal’s Global roster includes Taylor Swift, Drake, Mumford and Sons, Lady GaGa, Katy Perry, Keith Urban, Sam Smith, Metallica, Fall Out Boy, Ariana Grande, Kendrick Lamar, Imagine Dragons, Madonna, Andre Rieu, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Florence and the Machine, and many more.