Media Relations Coordinator Resume Samples

A Media Relations Coordinator takes responsibility for monitoring and overseeing the media, including press kits, press releases, article preparation, and other content initiatives. Primary responsibilities relating to this role are listed on the Media Relations Coordinator Resume as – preparing articles and press releases for the media; ensuring the company’s images and web contents are in a consistent manner; managing the flow of news to the media, gathering and disseminating timely information to the press and staff; optimizing communication systems; creating effective communication channels; planning and overseeing press events, and composing and editing press releases.

Those seeking this job role must mention on the resume the following skills – knowledge of the news cycle, and traditional and online media outlets; the ability to understand complex research and synthesize it in clear ways; experience in pitching and placing op-eds; and relationships with development journalists. A Bachelor’s degree in the international development field or communications are commonly preferred.

 

Media Relations Coordinator Resume example

Media Relations Coordinator Resume

Summary : Seeks to obtain an administrative position within a media, design, or public relations organization. Highly analytical and organized with a demonstrated ability to improve efficiency and effectiveness of programs.

Skills : Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, Cision, Critical.

Description :

    1. Made communications plan recommendations to upper management including the Chief of Staff and Commissioner for NPNH that were included in a national report.
    2. Produced approximately 50% of all media output for 10 divisions of National Parks during the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.
    3. Co-wrote an official review of the crisis communication plan for the region, recommendations have been adopted at parks.
    4. Created a targeted media contact list of 300 local, national and international contacts.
    5. Personally grew the Twitter followers for the Statue of Liberty from 1,000 to 9,000.
    6. Served on a team that grew the Facebook audience for the Statue of Liberty to 175,000 within 3 years.
    7. Managed 5 simultaneous projects of varying complexity from inception to completion, meeting 100% of all goals and deadlines.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MA in Anthropology


Media Relations Coordinator Resume

Objective : Strong work ethic with high energy and great communication skills. Quick learner and upbeat person who thrives on challenges. Reliable and friendly team member.

Skills : Microsoft Software, Writing, and Editing, HTML and CSS.

Description :

    1. Maintained all marketing, advertising, and media interests for the division.
    2. Responsible for ordering and supplying all collateral material as well as maintaining and updating website information pertaining to the Maryland division.
    3. Monitored and maintained marketing and advertising programs monitor all marketing budgets.
    4. Planned, coordinated, and supervised company gatherings, meetings, social activities, grand openings for the division as well as some corporate events.
    5. Coordinated, planned, scheduled and be presented on-site for all sales office signage and marketing display installations.
    6. Coded and reviewed all marketing-related invoices and verify against the yearly marketing budget.
    7. Responsible for all press releases relating to wrestling and women's tennis as well as updating the web site as it relates to these sports.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MA in English/Professional Writing and Editing


Media Relations Coordinator Resume

Summary : Creating press releases, media advisories, and talking points, Measuring the effectiveness of promotional campaigns using Omniture SiteCatalyst.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe, Final Cut Pro, Sony Vegas.

Description :

    1. Built relationships between the nation's 37th largest school district and local, state, national and international media.
    2. Served as spokesperson for the district on a wide range of topics.
    3. Managed communication during crisis events.
    4. Developed key messages for media responses and media materials.
    5. Provided ongoing media strategy and counsel to top district officials for media interviews.
    6. Generated broadcast, print, and internet coverage for the district.
    7. Created comprehensive media plans.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA in Broadcast Journalism

Media Relations Coordinator Resume

Summary : A seasoned educator and communications specialist with diverse career backgrounds looking to blend education experience and communications skills. Offering a motivated, highly organized, and professional approach focused on attention to detail and flexibility in recognizing unique individual needs. Takes great pride in offering effective, high-level support in numerous ways and is always looking for ways to improve upon the status quo.

Skills : Adobe, All Microsoft, Multitasking.

Description :

    1. Spearheaded the approving and denying of media credentials for all Cubs home games.
    2. Prepared credentials, seating assignments, and parking for over 1,000 approved media members during the World Series, an event where over 70 million viewers tuned in.
    3. Collaborated consistently with big-name media networks, assisting them in their coverage of Cubs regular and postseason games.
    4. Hired and trained interns and assistants on a yearly basis for the media relations department; former interns now have full-time jobs.
    5. Prepared notes on our minor league games and players on a daily basis for Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer.
    6. Assisted in the preparation and distribution of all team-related press releases, draft & free agent signings, game notes, lineups and roster moves.
    7. Created player bios for all major and minor league players in the Cubs organization, which required interviewing players and using several MLB-related websites (BaseballReference, STATSPass).
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BA in Communications & Politics

Media Relations Coordinator Resume

Summary : Dedicated and accomplished Media Relations Coordinator professional with a broad background of sales and management experience in multiple career fields. Highly analytical and organized with a demonstrated ability to improve efficiency and effectiveness of programs.

Skills : Generating Media Coverage, Writing, Editing, Basic Graphic Design, Public Speaking, Live Theater, On-Camera.

Description :

    1. Developed and placed more than 200 enterprise stories with local, regional, and national media.
    2. Worked on development and acted as liaison in award-winning public relations and safety campaign between Children's Hospital Burn Unit and Crazy Bill's Firework.
    3. Helped in planning and execution of Children's Miracle Network telethon.
    4. Wrote and edited video pieces for Children's Miracle Network telethon.
    5. Worked on developing brand identity guidelines and promoting brand identity.
    6. Maintained databases to track effectiveness and ROI of Media and Public Relations Campaigns.
    7. Conducted Media Training for Doctors and other medical staff.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA in Public Relations

Media Relations Coordinator Resume

Summary : Seeking to utilize unique personal and Media Relations Coordinator professional abilities, expansive experience, and unwavering passion for empowering young women and men in a progressive educational environment committed to enhancing students' personal, social, and academic capabilities and opportunities.

Skills : Educator, Counseling.

Description :

    1. Helped with personal financial and personal growth development.
    2. Communicated with him utilizing cell phones and ICloud.
    3. Provided professional services in business development and marketing assistance.
    4. Helped with personal, financial, and personal growth development.
    5. Assisted in future website development and special projects coordinator.
    6. Responsible for clearing his calls, confirming his daily work schedule, and other duties as assigned.
    7. Collaborated with internal/external communications team to extend the value of stories.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Social Science

Media Relations Coordinator Resume

Headline : Personable Media Relations Coordinator professional with the ability to motivate others. While being results-oriented and delivery-focused, also able to adapt to unforeseen changes with ease. Advocates with confidence and pursues goals until accomplished.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Quickbooks, Budgeting, Training, Production Management, Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Successfully served as a liaison between the university and the media.
    2. Developed unique avenues for marketing and coordinated strategic branding campaigns.
    3. Produced the monthly faculty and staff newsletter, provided a copy for advertisements, brochures, and other campus publications.
    4. Purchased all media and specialty adverting and coordinated all ad placement.
    5. Coordinated special events, including political campaigns, fundraisers, and homecoming festivities.
    6. Maintained relationships with the local media to ensure that contacts are current and respond to all inquiries regarding our organization.
    7. Developed communication strategies by identifying audience and objectives.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MA in Community Economic Development

Media Relations Coordinator Resume

Headline : A motivated journalist, former associate publisher, and part-time instructor at Indiana State offering exceptional writing and copyediting skills, in-depth knowledge of newsgathering along with publishing tools and technologies.

Skills : Salesforce.com, Mac & PC Proficient, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Served as the primary liaison between legal representatives and the media.
    2. Focused on fielding media requests and trafficking queries to appropriate staff members.
    3. Organized/fulfilled media interviews with top-tier news organizations Researching, writing, and producing daily news summary.
    4. Managed all social media account.
    5. Communicated with publications or photographers.
    6. Wrote, edited, and distributed press releases, media alerts, and internal communications.
    7. Trained physicians and researchers to effectively communicate.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    MA in Communications

    Media Relations Coordinator Resume

    Summary : Highly qualified Media Relations Coordinator with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

    Skills : Spanish, Photography, Writing, Media Relations, Master Gardener, Event Coordinator.

    Description :

      1. Developed press releases, photo captions, press kits, and special features for print media release.
      2. Supported and assisted in overseeing existing and new client accounts.
      3. Sustained office management and implementation of alternative services.
      4. Researched and wrote news releases, fact sheets, and feature profiles for internal and external audiences.
      5. Wrote and distributed news content to web pages, social media, and college, and community calendars.
      6. Carried out special event and press conference planning activities and arrangements.
      7. Shot photographs for the website.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      7-10 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Management
      Education
      Education
      Course Credit in Horticultural Therapy

      Media Relations Coordinator Resume

      Headline : Seeks to utilize proven communication, development, and leadership skills with an organization that will provide opportunities to make a positive contribution to the institution and promote personal growth.

      Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Creative Writing, Attention To Detail, Organization, Social Media, Interpersonal Communication, Public Speaking, Time Management, Marketing, Public Relations.

      Description :

        1. Garnered media attention for the candidate through effective press releases.
        2. Used extensive policy knowledge and research skills to develop the campaign.
        3. Added 40 Media outlets to our roster, managed pre-festival, etc.
        4. Coordinated interviews between Artists and Media Outlets and served as a point of contact for all media needs.
        5. Created digital media strategies and manage the day-to-day digital activities for a broad range of clients to include social media, email marketing.
        6. Responsible for preparation and distribution of game notes, which are discussion points as well as statistical analysis and trends of the team.
        7. Processed media credential requests.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        5-7 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Executive
        Education
        Education
        MA in Communication