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Now Hiring at LPR: Marketing Director



(Le) Poisson Rouge/LPR Presents, an internationally renowned live music and art brand, seeks a highly motivated, full-time Marketing Director to amplify the presence and profile of the brand in all its manifestations to its target demographics. A passion for the arts, deep understanding of analytics, and strong management skills are a must for this role.

The Marketing Director works in close collaboration with the Tech Department, Operations Staff, Booking Team, and Ownership to oversee marketing and PR for the company as a whole, as well as individual show marketing plans and publicity outreach.

The Marketing Director will be responsible for achieving ticket sales goals for over 500 events yearly, audience acquisition/retention, liaising with artists and their representatives, handling press releases and facilitating on-site requests, as well as managing audience experience and the LPR membership program.

Duties include:

  • Creating targeted and individualized marketing campaigns for LPR and LPR Presents in-house and satellite concerts and events
  • Oversee social media content calendar, manage LPR’s digital presence, and actively seek out new tools
  • Brand management for Le Poisson Rouge, LPR Presents, The Gallery at LPR and Ensemble LPR.
  • Developing, managing, and overseeing annual and show-specific marketing budgets
  • Purchasing ad space and an ability to measure trackable goals in both the print and digital realm.
  • Coordinating venue artwork as a brand and for individual shows.
  • Manage placement of marketing materials such as posters and fliers around the venue and external partners, as well as managing promotional outreach.
  • Overseeing, managing, and measuring email newsletter campaigns.
  • Overseeing publicity, including creation of press releases and liaising with press contacts and publicists
  • Oversee LPR’s membership program and identify opportunities for growth, analyze results, and work towards new goals
  • Maintaining LPR website with staff, managing SEO, and working toward new goals.
  • Managing publicity and marketing for Ensemble LPR.
  • Managing publicity and marketing for LPR’s fully-functional art gallery, The Gallery at LPR
  • Experience in overseeing and implementing digital strategies, including overhauls of websites, social media platforms, and work on mobile platforms a plus.
  • Managing a staff of individuals, among them a Box Office Manager and Marketing Coordinator, as well as overseeing the LPR marketing internship program

Qualifications include:

  • 2+ years experience in digital marketing, publicity, and branding
  • Ability to lead a team, take initiative, manage multiple tasks simultaneously, problem-solve, and adhere to deadlines
  • Strong writing skills and ability to pivot between writing styles (i.e. the difference between press releases versus social media posts, advertising content, etc.)
  • Impeccable organizational and management skills with a strong attention to details.
  • Experience with Social Media Marketing Tools and Search Marketing Tools (included but not limited to Facebook Business Manager, Instagram Advertising, Google AdWords, Google Double Click software, etc.)
  • Mastery of Google Analytics
  • SEO Optimization
  • Working knowledge of Google Apps (Including Docs and Sheets), WordPress, MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Adobe Creative Suite
  • Deep understanding of Email Marketing Services (Emma, MailChimp, etc.) and ability to manage, analyze, and improve email newsletter deployment
  • Experience with various ticketing platforms a plus.
  • Knowledge of New York concert venues and arts communities a huge plus.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to effectively lead a multi-faceted team

Start date: Immediately

Salary commensurate with experience and includes benefits. Send cover letter, resume, three references, contact information, writing samples and three shows you’ve recently enjoyed and why to No phone calls or in-person appointments please.

(Le) Poisson Rouge is an Equal Opportunity Employer.