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Senior Coordinator
Business & Technology Communications
Posted on 6/14/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Graphic Design
Communications
Requirements
  • PR/Communications Professional with at least 2-4 years experience in a corporate PR setting or public relations agency
  • Strong relationships with members of the press across all media verticals
  • Understanding dynamics of the changing media landscape
  • Interest in emerging technologies such as Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Web 3.0 is necessary
  • Must contain strong writing acumen and computer aptitude
  • Strong knowledge of social media, content creation, and graphic design skills are a plus
  • Professional demeanor with strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills
  • A self-starter who has an ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong attention to detail a must
  • Some work travel is required
Responsibilities
  • Create and execute public and media relations strategies to support initiatives and partnerships in the following industries:
  • E-Commerce and Retail
  • Sponsorship
  • Mobile Gaming
  • Digital Experiences and products
  • Emerging Technology
  • Work cross-functionally with numerous internal departments on a regular basis to recognize PR opportunities and develop long-term solutions for their respective teams
  • Draft communication materials and message points around relevant technology and business initiatives and trends
  • Generate compelling content to complement announcements and various PR opportunities
  • Showcase MLB's business and technology accomplishments and leadership position through executive interviews, conference and panel participation, award submissions and more
  • Regularly engage with members of the press across business, technology and consumer verticals
  • Support PR efforts around special league events and additional business departments as needed
  • Collaborate constantly with communications department colleagues to amplify and manage MLB publicity globally
  • Contribute to the MLB Communications Twitter account (@MLB_PR) by developing standard practices, instituting a system for content creation, and being a liaison for the MLB Communications staff in creating content around news and announcements
  • Liase with Quality Control to identify potential PR challenges and issues early
Desired Qualifications
  • Previous public relations experience in technological industries is a plus
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