PR Manager - Indonesia



Marketing & Communications
Jakarta, Indonesia
Posted on Tuesday, July 9, 2024
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About the Role
We’re looking to hire a creative self-starter, who loves entertainment, to lead our PR efforts in Indonesia. You will have deep relationships with the media, Key Opinion Leaders and Content Creators/Influencers; an instinctive ability to tell stories; and the ability to think strategically. You’ll need to be curious but cool under fire - able to build and maintain stellar relationships with internal and external partners.

To succeed in this role you will need:

  • An entrepreneurial mindset, given the pace at which we operate;
  • A willingness to think from first principles, challenge established wisdom and work well cross-functionally;
  • The ability to create compelling campaigns in conjunction with marketing and our social teams that tie our titles and talent to our brand;
  • A love of trying new things;
  • High standards in everything you do (we aspire to be excellent);
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills;
  • Willingness to roll-up your sleeves and get work done;
  • To be a role model of inclusion and candor (per our culture values);
  • The confidence and skills to deal with people at all levels internally and externally.

The work:

  • Developing proactive, impactful PR campaigns that tie our titles and talent to our brand in conjunction with our marketing and social teams;
  • Crafting PR strategies to support our brand, raise awareness of our service and promote our titles with a proven record of running successful PR campaigns utilizing digital platforms and social media.
  • Serving as an expert on Indonesia - in particular being able to convey its specific cultural needs and nuances within Netflix;
  • Acting as a strategic thought partner to our content and partnerships teams;
  • Working to build strong external relationships within the media, influencers, KOLs, and creative communities - including showrunners, filmmakers and producers;
  • Knows how to create conversations and cultural moments for our shows and films;
  • Being confident enough to serve as a company spokesperson; and
  • Protecting and enhancing the Netflix reputation and brand in Indonesia.

The successful candidate will likely have:

  • 8-10 years experience in communications, publicity, media, journalism and/ or agency, studio or TV network;
  • The ability to communicate (spoken and written) in English and Bahasa Indonesia;
  • Strong press and influencers relationships, have had experience working with celebrities;
  • Experience/good working knowledge of Digital PR and social media platforms
  • Have experience managing agencies;
  • Familiarity with the policy issues that impact companies working in the entertainment and technology space in Indonesia is an advantage;
  • You love watching films and series! Deep knowledge of the entertainment industry would be ideal - including experience working with creators, writers, producers, showrunners and talents;
  • Ability to work proactively, independently and juggle multiple tasks at once
  • The role may require frequent travel across the Southeast Asia region, and periodic travel to other international locations.
We are an equal-opportunity employer and celebrate diversity, recognizing that diversity of thought and background builds stronger teams. We approach diversity and inclusion seriously and thoughtfully. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, color, place of birth, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, military service status, or disability status.