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Director of Public Relations

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Job Code 33749
Hotel/Resort Four Seasons Resort Lana'i at Manele Bay
Location Lanai City,US
Travel involved 50-60%
Employment status Full time
Job level Experienced
Education Bachelor Degree or Equivalent/Post-Secondary Education
Category Sales, Marketing & PR
Compensation
Position summary  

Must have U.S. Work Authorization to be eligible for this position. Those candidates who do not have U.S. Work Authorization will not be considered. Please attach a copy of your resume in PDF format when applying for this position.


Summary

Develop and execute strategic PR and communications plan that increases awareness and positive perception of the hotel, its restaurants, services and personnel.

Overview

  • Develop and execute a strategic PR Plan
  • Generate creative content
  • Manage image and reputation management
  • Assist with marketing and promotions
  • Manage Social media efforts

Responsibilities In-depth

  • Is proactive and creative in identifying and developing integrated PR and Social Media programs which capitalize on unique and newsworthy stories as well as leveraging unexpected opportunities as they arise.
  • Engages in media relations by actively managing professional relationships with local and regional media that will benefit the hotel and company as a whole. Includes hosting media, assisting with photo shoots and supporting social PR.
  • Understands Hotels marketplace; well-informed of market trends, including evaluating competitive PR investment; and implements change as dictated by market requirements.
  • Plays a key role in reputation management; acts as a strategic communications advisor to management by keeping track of public attitudes, flagging possible consequences of prospective decisions, developing key messages and managing issues and crisis communications.
  • Uses a strategic approach in overseeing the Hotel’s community relations, CSR initiatives, internal communications and other activities specific to the Hotel and its VIP guests.
  • Ensures the hotel’s web presence (websites, microsites, tactical landing pages, etc.) is aligned with the Hotels positioning and business objectives.

 

Requirements  

Desired Skills and Experience

  • A minimum of five to seven years experience in public relations
  • Strong writing skills
  • A university degree in journalism or communications or equivalent experience in public relations or journalism
  • Strong and effective interpersonal skills
  • Proven relationships with media, community and business contacts that have delivered demonstrable results, and the personality to maximize these contacts
  • Excellent communications skills (verbal and written), a strong sense of quality and a creative mind set
  • A self-starter that can multi-task and prioritize
  • Proficiency in leveraging social media networks and related monitoring tools (Facebook, Twitter, etc.)
  • The ability to create newsworthy events, develop story ideas and follow through with pitch leads

A portfolio highlighting writing samples, project and media plans will be required.

**This position is based in Honolulu and will require frequent travel to Lana'i.

  

Four Seasons Lana'i Benefits

Competitive Salary

Relocation Package

Comprehensive Medical Benefits with your choice of PPO & HMO Plans

Generous Paid Time Off Plan

FREE Nights at other Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts Worldwide

Company Sponsored 401(k) with Employer Match

Special pricing at Resort F&B Outlets

Special pricing at Resort Spa

Discounted Green Fees

Complimentary resort fitness center access

Complimentary access to resort fitness classes

Work and Live in Paradise!

 


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