OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY20th Century FoxOne of the world's largest producers and distributors of motion pictures, 20th Century Fox Film (TCFF) produces, acquires and distributes motion pictures throughout the world. These motion pictures are produced or acquired by the following units of 20th Century Fox Film: Twentieth Century Fox, Fox 2000 Pictures, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Fox International Productions, and Twentieth Century Fox Animation. During fiscal 2017, TCFF placed 25 motion pictures in general release in the United States. The motion pictures produced and/or distributed by TCFF in the United States and international territories in fiscal 2017 included Hidden Figures, Logan, Jackie, and The Boss Baby. TCFF has released or currently plans to release approximately 23 motion pictures in the United States in fiscal 2018.
Vice President, Publicity sought by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation in Los Angeles, CA to be responsible for directing and managing all high profile international publicity and promotional campaigns on both trade show and consumer levels. Liaise with talent reps and filmmakers with regards to their respective film’s international publicity campaign strategy. Conceive and implement strategic publicity and promotional plan. Write product press releases. Interface with talent, outside PR agencies and freelancers. Liaise with the international distributors on all their publicity needs to include tours, junkets, set visits, film festivals and long lead access. Perform other duties as assigned or requested. Oversee 2 lower-level subordinates consisting of Publicists.
Requires a Bachelor’s degree in any field, plus five (5) years of publicity management or related experience directing and managing high profile international publicity and promotional campaigns within the entertainment industry,
In lieu of Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of publicity management or related experience directing and managing high profile international publicity and promotional campaigns within the entertainment industry, will accept seven (7) years of publicity management or related experience directing and managing high profile international publicity and promotional campaigns within the entertainment industry.
*Specific skills: Also requires experience or knowledge in: 1) Planning and executing all aspects of international press strategy; 2) Knowledge of international media, including print, broadcast and online; 3) Experience working the international film festivals; 4) Experience touring internationally with leading film-makers and talent; 5) Managing international press activities including directing junkets and international press tours; 6) Liaising with journalists, international broadcasters and bloggers in order to generate film publicity; 7) Writing press releases and pitching films; and 8) Building and maintaining relationships with talent reps, PR firms, festivals, leading media and TV shows.
*Any level of experience or knowledge in the specific skills is acceptable.
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