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Press Assistant

CATEGORY: Administrative

New York, NY


Scott Munson

Job Details


Boneau/Bryan-Brown, a leading Broadway publicity firm, is currently seeking a full-time Press Assistant. One to two years prior experience at a public relations or marketing firm is required. This assistant will work directly with Senior Press Agents in a team environment on all aspects of publicity for a variety of current and upcoming Broadway, Off-Broadway and special theatrical productions.

Candidate Attributes:

  • A keen interest in theatre.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Organized and detail oriented on work assignments.
  • An ability to collaborate with other team members.
  • Able to handle any work challenges that arise and meet strict deadlines
  • Enjoys dealing with a range of people in different areas of theatrical production and marketing.
  • Bachelor’s Degree required.

Candidate job duties will include assisting Senior Press Agents with the following, and more:

  • Writing and researching details for press releases and other publicity materials.
  • Coordinating media tickets for shows.
  • Monitoring media coverage for productions handled by the office.
  • Working with office teams to handle all aspects of Opening Night press, VIP & celebrity attendance.
  • Arranging interviews between press and talent related to our clients.
  • Other responsibilities which support Senior Press Agents.

Job begins immediately in the Times Square area. Office hours are 10 am to 6:30 pm with some evening and weekend hours required. Starting salary is $50K with excellent benefits and is negotiable. To apply, please email your resume along with salary requirements and a cover letter explaining your interest in the position to Scott Munson at [email protected]

Boneau/Bryan-Brown is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). We are committed to diversity in all areas of our work. We encourage applicants with a unique cultural perspective inclusive of race, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, class, physical ability and sexual orientation.


$50,000.00 – $50,000.00 per year



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