Manager, Publicity - Brazil
Netflix, Alphaville, Brazil
Leading subscription service for watching TV episodes and movies
Netflix is looking for a Manager to lead publicity for its original programing for Brazil and Southern markets in Latin America (Argentina/Chile), based out of our Sao Paulo office. We are looking for someone who is equipped and excited to spearhead publicity campaigns with passion and creativity. With great original series like 3%, Marvel’s Luke Cage, The Crown, Stranger Things, Black Mirror, Master of None, Narcos and more on the horizon, the Manager will strategize and execute innovative campaigns from start to finish. We are looking for someone who rapidly consumes entertainment and is passionate and curious about the growing global entertainment landscape.
Fueled by the broad appeal of being able to instantly enjoy unlimited movies and TV shows, Netflix has grown to have over 100 million streaming members in over 190 countries. Powered by a work culture focused on high performance and continuous improvement, this is a great opportunity to join a team that is spearheading and handling publicity campaigns for the largest Internet TV network in the world, with a chance to work on series that feature high production value from the brightest filmmakers and actors around the world, using the latest technology.
The Manager will create, shape, and execute campaigns for series, making use of multiple earned media channels, including broadcast, print and online. They will focus on creating cultural moments and high impact campaigns, explore new tactics of promoting series. She or he will pitch media, secure opportunities and cover set visits or help plan and work junkets. She or he has also worked alongside agencies, or has managed agencies on retainer. They can formulate and manage a budget, and give visibility into their process successfully.
The ideal candidate is able to make wise decisions, even when faced with ambiguity and thinks strategically. He/she is doesn’t fall back on PR 101 tactics and is eager to put a new spin on what a series campaign can be. They can articulate what they are - and are not - trying to do. He or she is a good listener and a real doer, and is able to multi-task and work at a clip pace. They are not afraid to get their hands dirty - and that could mean jumping in to handle tasks that range from writing a strategy, writing a series announcement, booking travel or negotiating hair and make-up. They collaborate well with partners that range from content/programming to marketing to social to product and beyond. Strong candidates can handle a vast amount of work and they are eager to learn. They are curious and also contribute effectively outside of their speciality. They aren’t timid about assessing their work when they are done to explore what they could have done differently or better. A good fit in the role has a candid and direct communication style. They are willing to admit to mistakes quickly and question values inconsistent with our values and Netflix culture. They understand that sometimes the job requires delivering bad news, and they’re tactful in handling such issues.
The successful candidate for Manager Originals Publicity will have at least 10 years of entertainment experience in an agency, studio, network or journalism setting. They have relationships with key media as well as the ability to build and maintain connections with key journalists and social media influencers. BA/BS required.
English fluency & strong writing ability in Spanish is required.
The Manager, Originals Publicity reports to the Director of PR for Latin America
Netflix is the world’s leading Internet television network with over 100 million members in over 190 countries enjoying more than 125 million hours of TV shows and movies per day, including original series, documentaries and feature films. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on nearly any Internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.