PR & Marketing Coordinator (Intern), France
Public Relations Versailles

Blizzard Entertainment is seeking a PR & Marketing Coordinator (Intern) for the France region. The Coordinator will work on a wide range of cross-functional activities and will support Blizzard’s Territory PR Manager to execute on communications plans, liaise with media/influencer contacts and manage logistics around events. In parallel, the Coordinator will also support Blizzard’s Territory Marketing Manager by assisting on the delivery of territory marketing tasks and responsibilities.

We are looking for a focused, detail-oriented person who can multitask efficiently and thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. This person will also be highly organised and able to work independently, while contributing to the goals of the team. Clear, concise communication skills are a must-have.

The PR & Marketing Coordinator (Intern) supports and reports both to the Territory PR and Territory Marketing Managers and will be based in Versailles, France. This internship will be for a duration of 3 months.

Start date: January / February 2019

Responsibilities

  • Support Territory PR and Marketing Managers in the development and execution of local communications and marketing activities
  • Prepare general administrative and organisational activities, such as tracking & reporting, asset management, database maintenance
  • Research market information across relevant communications and marketing topics
  • Assist with the organisation of press tours, trade/consumer shows and other events (e.g. Gamescom, BlizzCon and local events)
  • Collaborate with the local PR agency as required
  • Liaise with media and influencers as required – handling of general media and sample requests
  • Support the preparation of business presentations and capture / report marketing activities
  • Assist with marketing asset creation / approval / dissemination
  • Work closely with the local sales and trade marketing teams to help deliver Blizzard business objectives
  • Help to maintain and extend Blizzard’s brand footprints and create ideas for local game promotions
  • Support the local media planning and creative execution process

Requirements

  • Enrolled in studies in Public Relations, Communications or Marketing and/or equivalent relevant work experience 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and French
  • Able to prioritise tasks and organise, whilst making decisions under time constraints with a busy workload
  • Able to work independently, whilst being a strong team player
  • Very good experience with Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel, Word…)
  • A passionate video gamer, with knowledge of Blizzard games and Esports being a plus

Blizzard Entertainment is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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