This department is highly involved with the promotion and advertising of film or television series.
Entry Level & In-demand
What kind of jobs are available?
What people who work in this department usually bring to the work.
- Strong writing and communication skills.
- Must be comfortable in changing environments, know how to build strong and enduring relationships with including but not limited to studio/network contacts, press, cast & crew.
- Good publicists must be organized, have great time management skills, know how to create press materials, pitch opportunities, create schedules just to name a few.
- Previous work experience in areas such as public relations, journalism, marketing, film production and distribution.
Senior Unit Publicist
Junior Unit Publicist
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