Communication Specialist Resume



Career Summary:


Highly-dedicated, organized and competent Communication Specialist with over 7+ years of experience in generating original stories, handling promotional video campaigns, and brand management for different clients. Expertise in performing detailed research, managing print/digital media, and coordinating schedules. Strong and relevant background with good soft skills.

Summary of Skills:

  • Extensive knowledge of researching, writing, editing and proofreading of newsletters, correspondences, memos, and articles

  • Familiar with generating story ideas, news releases, creating promotional video clips, and managing marketing content on print as well as digital media

  • Solid understanding of photo/video editing along with scheduling timely repairs for proper equipment maintenance

  • Capable of liaising with media and handling requests for interviews, press statements according to Communication Specialist Director’s supervision

  • Adept at ensuring exceptional intranet or internal messages’ communication to complete projects on time

  • Ability to work with various departments and handle pressure situations using outstanding time-management skills

  • Team player with excellent organizational and communication skills

Work Experience:


Communication Specialist

Black Knight Promotions Pvt Ltd., Venice, FL

April 2016 – Present

  • Planning, scheduling, and overseeing press events for marketing clients’ products and services

  • Assisting the Lead Specialist in writing and editing of various promotional/ marketing materials as required

  • Researching and drafting news releases, articles, story pitches to entertainment reporters, and conducting weekly media briefings

  • Creating, developing, and managing communications related to messaging or branding by suggesting innovative stories, creating video clips, and ensuring timely uploads

  • Ensuring proper planning, writing, editing and disseminating of the episodes of various TV shows co-produced by the firm

  • Providing high-level administrative support by conducting research, preparing statistical reports, arranging meetings, or conference calls

  • Responsible for arranging repairs of video equipment, and serving as a consultant regarding the content of promo ad campaigns

Communication Specialist

Kemerovo Corporation, Venice, FL

October 2013 – March 2016

  • Collaborated with marketing professionals and supported in the development of printed or digital materials, including newsletters, branding campaigns, and presentations

  • Supported the corporate communications team with a range of internal as well as external activities, including public relations, social media, communications, messages and branding

  • Write and distributed press releases for various communication initiatives to monitor media coverage and generated internal reports

  • Research and drafted press releases, articles, stories, etc.

  • Developed and enhanced communications related performance metrics to measure effectiveness, progress and impact of the marketing strategies implemented by company

  • Screened initial media calls, handled proactive outreach to key media distributors and effectively arranged interactions with media according to the Director’s calendar

  • Developed and monitored marketing content for various traditional, digital, internal as well as external communication channels, and prepared concise reports

Internship:


Entry-level Communication Specialist

Daimler Advertising Agency, Venice, FL

July 2011 – September 2013

  • Edited or proofread documents related to external communications with special emphasis on marketing communications under the direction of the supervisor

  • Created internal messages and other communication-based materials on the basis of eminent personality interviews, and other provided information for the monthly magazine

  • Planned and implemented corporate branding campaigns for various clients

  • Drafted correspondences under the supervision of company’s senior executives, and disseminated information to the public through social media

  • Worked with different teams, including marketing/PR professionals to ensure an effective internal messaging platform is readily available to solve issues

  • Handled various duties as instructed to support company’s brand image consistently and increased the clients by 53%

Education:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communication

    State College of Florida, Venice, FL

    2011

Certification:


  • Diploma in Public Relations Management, 2014

Reference:

On request.

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