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Manager, Communications

New York, NY
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Manager, Communications

Jobid 23768-378704

Location: New York, NY, 10176, USA

Description **Job Number** 35553BR

**Job Title** Manager, Communications

**Business Segment** NBC News and MSNBC

**Sub-Business** NBC News

**Posting Category** Communications

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Career Level** Experienced

**Country** United States

**State/Province** New York

**City** New York


Job Duties

• Provide support to the VP of PR for the TODAY show by helping manage press and publicity for NBC News programming including TODAY and Weekend TODAY

• Pitch daily show content, write press releases, distribute videos, photos and general press materials

• Help create detailed press plans for series, initiatives and programming events

• Provide strategic media relations for various NBC News talent and correspondents

• Maintain detailed communications plans, media lists and schedules

• Manage PR for Peacock Productions, working closely with executives and producers on all internal and external projects, series and specials

• Provide PR support during breaking news situations for NBC News Specials and other NBC News brands

• Manage external media relationships and partnerships

• Develop relationships with key media contacts and across NBCU News Group and NBCU


Basic Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications or related field preferred

• Five or more years of experience working in media and/or public relations

Additional Job Requirements

+ Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

+ Must be willing to work in New York

+ Must be willing to work on a flexible schedule, including after hours and weekends

**Desired Characteristics**

Desired Qualifications

• Event and red carpet experience preferred

• Experience with media or TV network preferred

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills required

• Must be detail oriented, highly organized and able to manage multiple projects

• Must have event and red carpet experience

• Experience with talent relations

• Proven experience and success communicating with media outlets

• Must have a proven ability to think creatively and develop outside of the box solutions

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Clickto view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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