Entertainment One

Regional Film Representative, Calgary

Job Locations CA-AB-Calgary
Posted Date 1 week ago(2/14/2018 9:35 AM)
# of Openings
1
Category
Marketing
Type
Contractor

About Entertainment One

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Entertainment One (“eOne”) is a publicly-traded global entertainment company.  eOne’s diversified expertise spans across film, television and music production and sales, family programming, merchandising and licensing, and digital content. Through its global reach and expansive scale, powered by deep local market knowledge, the Company delivers the best content to the world.

 

Based in Toronto, Canada, eOne was founded in 1973 as retail music distributor Records on Wheels. By 2003 the company had expanded into film, television and family content production and distribution. The company became a constituent of the London Stock Exchange’s FTSE 250 Index in 2013.

 

Entertainment One’s robust network now includes the film and television studio The Mark Gordon Company; content creation venture Amblin Partners with Steven Spielberg, DreamWorks Studios, Participant Media, Reliance Entertainment, Alibaba Pictures and Universal Filmed Entertainment; the newly-launched MAKEREADY with Brad Weston; leading feature film production and global sales company, Sierra Pictures; unscripted television production company Renegade 83; world-class music labels Dualtone Music Group and Last Gang; and award-winning digital agency, Secret Location.

 

With offices across North America, Latin America, the U.K., Europe, Asia and Australia, the company has an expansive global footprint of original development, acquisition, production, financing, distribution and sales of must-have entertainment content.

 

www.entertainmentone.com

Position Summary

Entertainment One’s Regional Film Representatives are responsible for making connections both in the community and on campus to help bring our films into the lives of consumers.

 

This program is designed to enhance each reps education with hands-on marketing and publicity experience in an exciting, fast paced industry.

Responsibilities

Work closely with eOne HQ to plan, secure and execute promotional contests and events in your market to engage local film-goers with upcoming films.

 

Build and maintain relationships with local businesses and organizations, campus media outlets and student organizations. Duties will require distribution of screening passes and promotional materials (created by eOne).

 

Secure and execute grassroots partnerships at events, student fairs, sporting events, concerts, orientations, pub nights, etc.

 

Participate in regular calls with eOne HQ and market reps across Canada to collaborate on partnership concepts in an effort to collectively surpass goals in individual markets.

 

Manage all advance film screenings. Responsibilities include liaising with theatre staff, managing security (booked by eOne), scanning guest passes, managing guest list, completing screening reports and handling any other on-site issues that may arise.

 

Proactively report on grassroots industry trends and identify new local promotional and publicity opportunities.

 

 

We thank everyone for their interest but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

We are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If you require accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.