Public Relations Specialist in Las Vegas, NV at Wynn Careers

Date Posted: 10/19/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Public Relations Specialist is responsible for supporting PR efforts across all business units at Wynn and Encore Las Vegas. 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate and recommend media opportunities for the resort.
  • Monitor editorial calendars.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with journalists across a variety of platforms including print, radio, broadcast and digital.
  • Monitor Wynn Resorts media presence to ensure that published information is accurate and relevant.
  • Assist with generating location agreements for on property filming/ photo shoots.
  • Assist with staffing onsite filming activities and press events to ensure brand alignment; must be willing to work nights and weekends as requested.
  • Conduct resort tours and assist in facilitating media familiarization trips.
  • Maintain a comprehensive award/ accolades calendar and submit applicable applications.
  • Update and maintain current media lists.
  • Assist with crafting targeted pitches, story angles, media strategies and campaigns.
  • Respond to reactive media leads and inquiries in a timely manner.
  • Draft and disseminate press releases, media advisories and press kits.
  • Update media website with timely and relevant materials.
  • Generate clip reports for individual business units as needed.
  • Plan itineraries, secure reservations, and oversee logistics for media visits; act as point of contact from arrival to departure.
  • Assist with managing vendor contracts.
  • Answer phones and manage general public relations email inquiries.
  • Manage print and digital archives.
  • Assist with general office management duties.

 

Job Requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Advertising, Marketing, Communications or a related field.
  • Must have a minimum of 3 years of experience in a related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Knowledge of local, regional and national print and electronic media.
  • Strong writing and organizational skills.
  • Must be detailed oriented and possess time management skills.
  • Candidates must be at least 21 years of age.

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