Public Relations Manager
Temporary position – 15 months
As manager of Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group’s public image and reputation, you will be called upon to develop and implement public relations strategies at the local and international levels.
In your role in the Group, your expertise will enable you to:
- Supervise publicists and collaborate with the Group’s marketing communication teams;
- Support the Touring and Resident Show Divisions’ publicists, as needed;
- Develop and implement innovative communication strategies for the launch of new shows and other projects aimed at the Group’s various audiences;
- Advise the management team and other Group spokespeople on the messages to convey during media interviews and conferences, and act as spokesperson, when needed;
- Organize press events and develop/maintain close relationships with local, national and international press representatives;
- Help develop and implement crisis communication strategies;
- Manage and guide the work produced by an external public relations consulting firm;
- Measure the public relations strategies’ results and effectiveness based on the performance indicators of the Group's business objectives.
We would like to meet you if you have:
- A proven, sought-after background in media relations and event management (8 to 10 years of relevant experience);
- In-depth knowledge of traditional, digital and social media platforms;
- Boundless curiosity about local and international trends and key players in the entertainment industry;
- Fluency in English and French, both spoken and written;
- A university degree in communications, public relations or another relevant field.
Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group is much more than just a show: it’s also you. At the centre of Cirque's creative energy are talented people with a passion for challenging their own limits. You will love to:
- Make a real visible difference in what you do;
- Learn and grow within our international environment;
- See our shows and contribute to their success;
- Eat at our cafeteria and discover its gourmet menu.