About Essential Broadcast Media

Essential Broadcast Media, LLC (EB MEDIA PR) is a full-service public relations firm located in Nashville, Tenn. With over 35 years of combined industry experience, the EB Media PR team creates and executes campaigns across multiple entertainment fields and formats.

Please contact lisa@ebmediapr.com, for internship opportunities, to be added to our distribution list, or for general inquiries.

Now accepting resumes for Junior or Senior Publicist position. 

Junior or Senior Publicist

Essential Broadcast Media (EB Media PR/www.ebmediapr.com) is a full-service independent public relations company based in Nashville, Tennessee. The company seeks to fill the position of Junior or Senior Publicist. The company is now accepting applications. Junior Publicist applicants should have a minimum of 1-2 years of PR experience. Senior Publicist applicants should have at least 5-10 years of PR experience. Applicants should have Nashville music industry knowledge and contacts and a solid understanding of the entertainment industry.

EB Media PR is seeking applicants who have anticipatory attitudes, are timely in the workplace and are able to handle a high-volume workload. Further, a successful candidate will have a positive team-friendly attitude and a keen ability to multi-task and prioritize.  

Further, this role requires a sharp attention to detail and self-solving skills (while knowing when to escalate issues to Manager(s) and/or the Company’s owner). The position will assist the team on multiple accounts on the company’s roster on a consistent basis, as tasked by Management and/or the Company’s owner. This role will also be expected to work on any and all clients on the roster on an as-needed basis.

Key duties and responsibilities are as below, and others may be assigned based on company needs and employee development.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Writing and editing press releases
  • Uploading, editing and scheduling press releases into MailChimp (using the company’s best practices) and issuing releases to EB Media PR’s distribution lists
  • Monitoring, tracking and reporting editorial and social media coverage for multiple clients
  • Working with the EB Media PR Coordinator to generate weekly and or monthly client reports (monthly reports are due at the end of each month for circulation on the first business day of the next month
  • Weekly reports the week leading into and after album launches)
  • Finding and flagging story opportunities for clients utilizing Cision/Muck Rack and existing editorial calendars while monitoring media and suggesting opportunities to client teams
  • Pulling coverage clips in Critical Mention and ingesting clips into client reports
  • Researching publications and monitoring trends to identify pitching opportunities
  • Updating media lists for accuracy, including journalists and bloggers for outreach
  • Writing and proofreading marketing materials and pitches
  • Executing content distribution to media using Haulix, digital file sharing and physical deliveries
  • Drafting and editing client bios and written materials
  • Maintaining and updating client assets (on both the company website) and beyond
  • Organizing and managing client interviews (both phone and in person/on-camera)
  • Facilitating client red carpet needs
  • Efficient using Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint as well as Internet search tools.
  • Working knowledge of music streaming outlets and social networks including Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and Instagram required  


Development Goals and Opportunities

  • Delivering consistently accurate work on or before deadline(s)
  • Appropriately responding to constructive feedback from team and clients
  • Actively seeking guidance from experienced team members
  • Engaging with media and influencers during meetings and events to develop long-lasting and productive relationships
  • Participating in local professional development organizations, e.g., CMA, ACM, SOLID, NARAS
  • Regularly seeking new opportunities for EB Media PR clients

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To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume to lisa@ebmediapr.com.

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