Corporate Communications Specialist in Miami, FL at Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.

Date Posted: 10/26/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

This is the fundamental, building-block professional position in Corporate Communications. A specialist will be well-versed in core communications skills, work well in teams or independently, and perform work of a caliber that requires minimal, if any, editing or correction. Versatility, adaptability and curiosity are valuable traits for the specialist; since, over time, professionals may have the opportunity to do a tour of duty in various communications areas, including brand public relations, corporate public relations, employee communications and corporate social responsibility.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Assist in creation and implementation of annual strategic public relations plans.
Manage multiple projects from concept to completion on time and within budget.
Draft, update and distribute press and other media relations materials.
Field and fulfill media requests and inquiries.
Work with internal clients to support new product/initiative launches.
Create content for social media and digital/web platforms.
Co-ordinate executive interviews and press tours and ship visits.
Assist with major promotions and special events.
Coordinate agency activities in support of communications projects.
Limited travel.
Performs other duties as required.  This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to perform other job-related duties assigned by their supervisor or management.
Financial Responsibilities
Track and manage billing and program results.
Assist with budget/expense control and reporting for the department.

Job Requirements

Bachelors degree in related field or equivalent directly related experience required.
4-6 years of agency, government or corporate communications experience
Knowledge and Skills:
Excellent written and verbal communications skills
Media relations experience
Strong knowledge of digital/social media
Established skills in planning and crisis communication
Proven media skills
Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills
Can work independently and within a team
Demonstrates potential to interact with senior level management
Can complete challenging projects within set parameters
Exceptional judgment when working with team members, business partners and vendors
Commitment and dedication to the brand's success as well as individual career
Attention to detail and quality
Takes initiative and can solve problems
Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those requirements employees must meet to perform the essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodations.  While performing job functions the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, write, review and type reports, compile data, operate a pc, communicate, listen, and assess information. The employee may move about the office complex, may travel to other office locations and may lift, push, pull or move 10 - 15 pounds. Visual requirement includes distant, close and color vision, and ability to adjust focus.
Work Environment:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job. The environment includes work inside/outside the office, travel to other offices, as well as domestic, international, and shipboard travel. A high noise level is possible if visiting shipboard or offsite locations.**************************************************************************************
***************************************************************It is the policy of the Company to ensure equal employment and promotion opportunity to qualified candidates without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, sexuality, gender identity or expression, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. RCL and each of its subsidiaries prohibit and will not tolerate discrimination or harassment.

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