Blizzard Entertainment is looking for a laser-focused,
supernaturally organized public relations coordinator to help our team of PR
pros spread the word about Blizzard’s games. The coordinator’s role involves a wide
range of organizational activities, including connecting with journalists to help
them cover our games, putting together press events, arranging interviews
between people with crazy schedules, and working with Blizzard’s PR managers to
execute complex communication plans. The ideal candidate possesses an uncanny
attention to detail, excellent time-micromanagement skills, the ability to
laugh in the face of the unforeseen, and — of course — a passion for all things
daily media inquiries and requests via phone and email in a timely fashion.
with organization of press tours, trade shows, exhibitions, and other events.
and update Blizzard’s press contact database.
and fulfill mailing requests.
media outlets for coverage, and compile coverage for PR department.
and maintain game-clip books, magazine library, video library, and a
general media archive.
notes on weekly PR calls and distribute them to global PR teams.
up on assignments with multiple parties to ensure projects are completed on
and manage documents used by the entire PR department.
inventory of product supply room.
other duties and assist with special projects as assigned.
organization skills and written and oral communication skills
to work long hours and weekends as required
Pluses & Preferences
least one year of public relations experience preferred
degree in PR, marketing, journalism, or equivalent experience preferred
with Photoshop, Excel, PowerPoint, and SharePoint preferred
for Blizzard games and knowledge of the gaming industry a big plus