It is the primary responsibility of the Copywriter to provide for multiple departments strategic and conceptual copywriting and ideas for branding, advertising, TV and radio for all property brands and sub-brands. All duties are to be performed in accordance with departmental and MGM Resorts International policies, practices, and procedures.
Write conceptual marketing copy on individual pieces and campaigns for varied media.
Collaborate with multiple creative positions, Account Services and clients to generate creative concepts and solutions that meet client marketing initiatives, global trends and company positioning.
Efficiently handle high-volume workload, communicate project status, and ensure all deadlines are met.
Be an active participant in and/or lead creative brainstorming sessions.
Be fully knowledgeable of property brands and sub-brands within each property.
Interface with internal departments and clients, both at the initiation and presentation of high-profile or complex projects.
Stay current in trends across all media.
Manage high-volume workload and meet project deadlines as assigned.
Monitor and ensure property brands and sub-brands are maintained.
Review all client revisions for accuracy.
Demonstrate the ability to anticipate and solve problems.
Fully understand department processes and procedures.
Perform other job related duties as requested.
2 or 4 year degree in English, Journalism, Communications, PR, Advertising, or Marketing.
At least 4 years of experience in creative copywriting in an agency, in-house or freelance.
Experience writing for multiple brands in a high-volume environment.
Portfolio is required; must complete a creative conceptual copywriting test within a specific time frame.
Excellent customer service skills.
Have interpersonal skills to deal effectively with all business contacts.
Professional appearance and demeanor.
Work varied shifts, including weekends and holidays.
Able to effectively communicate in English, in both written and oral forms.
Previous experience working in a similar resort setting.