MGM Resorts International
Grade: The Public Relations Coordinator position is a good entry-level position into the field of PR. Responsibilities include: writing, maintaining and updating press kit materials; maintaining and updating online photo library, video library and press rooms for all Las Vegas properties; updating and maintaining media lists across all media niches; development of schedules and property facilitation for media programs to include familiarization trips, filming, photo shoot and media tours. All duties are to be performed in accordance with departmental and MGM Resorts International policies, practices and procedures.Coordinator assists with distribution of press materials to media; tracks and maintains media coverage; distributes coverage to properties; updates media database and additional contact lists; and helps qualify and fulfill media requests, which can include tours, basic film shoots, facilitation of interviews, etc.After a shadowing period, the PR Coordinator assists with photo shoots, interviews, film shoots and radio remotes, some of which might require overnight hours. Perform other job related duties as requested.\r
Required: Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Public Relations or Communications or a related field.Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to travel between properties as needed.Candidate must be a strong writer with excellent communication skills; strong reading comprehension and retention skills. Must be able to understand and follow through with written and verbal instructions. Working knowledge of MSWord, Excel and Outlook.Strong organization skills a must. Detail-oriented, able to multi-task and handle high-stress situations.Willing to work long hours including early morning and late nights, possible weekends in all weather conditions.Excellent customer service skills.Must be able to communicate effectively in English, in both written and oral forms.Must have interpersonal skills to deal effectively with all business contacts.Maintain a professional, neat and well-groomed appearance, adhering to MGM Resorts International standards.Work varied shifts, including weekends and holidays.Proof of eligibility to work in the United States.\r
Preferred:At least one internship in PR or media field.Knowledge of media industry and hotel PR industry.Previous experience working in a similar resort setting.
MGM Resorts International
Website : http://www.mgmresorts.com/
The resorts and casinos of MGM Resorts International™ are some of the most famous in the world. Our 23 destinations are renowned for their winning combination of quality entertainment, luxurious facilities and exceptional customer service. We are actively expanding our presence globally, with potential developments in a number of domestic and international markets. At MGM Resorts International, we are all striving together to deliver an enticing blend of entertainment to every corner of the world. Many of our resorts are located in Las Vegas. Las Vegas features three of the largest convention centers in the U.S., spectacular entertainment, attractions, shopping and world-famous resorts. Whether dancing fountains, incredible stage productions, casino action, museums or natural attractions such as Lake Mead, Vegas offers something for everyone. A stroll down our streets takes you around the globe, with recreations like climbing to the top of the Eiffel Tower or taking a Venetian gondola ride. From shimmering resort pools and spa rejuvenation to nonstop nightlife, Las Vegas promises an unforgettable career destination.