apac corporate communications manager – global firm in hong kong island

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job details

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location
hong kong island
job category
marketing, digital & PR
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
experience
7 years
reference number
91M0089073_1529564990
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job description

Our client is a leading global professional services firm. Together we are seeking a seasoned communications professional to act as the firm’s internal communications lead, support and execute social media strategy as well as help raise awareness of activities among key external stakeholders of the firm across the region.

Degree qualified with a minimum 7 years of relevant experience gained from reputable financial or professional services firms, you will work with the team to develop and deliver communications to internal and external audiences in key markets. You will work closely with marketing to create an internal communications plan to tell the APAC story and communicate its strategy to staff members. You will generate engaging content in various formats including speeches, presentations and talking points to build staff engagement across the region. Also develop and implement social media strategy for APAC through timely and appropriate delivery of messages on LinkedIn, Twitter, and other local platforms as appropriate.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 7 years in the communications field, preferably in the financial or professional services industries, with a proven track record in developing and managing internal and external communications programmes and projects.
  • Bachelor’s degree in English, communications journalism, or a related discipline or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Impeccable writing, editorial, and presentation development skills with meticulous attention to detail.
  • Ability to transform complex ideas into accessible, reader-friendly communications.
  • Track record of working effectively in-house or within an agency to shape an integrated approach to corporate communications.
  • Previous experience of digital communication tools, segmentation and social media including data management and analysis.
  • Excellent presentation, listening, consulting, problem solving, analytical, organisational, and time management skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to develop productive and positive relationships across wide stakeholder groups and able to build a strong rapport with senior management.
  • Experience in project management, with skills necessary to interpret what is needed for the success of a project and to create appropriate schedules for timely delivery.
  • Ability to multi-task and balance changing priorities: flexibility and openness to change.
  • Strong team skills with the ability to work effectively to accomplish key objectives.
  • Mastery of Microsoft Office functionality and best practices, especially with presentation/speech development and delivery.
  • Fluency in English required, knowledge of another regional language (e.g. Cantonese, Mandarin) highly desirable. Bi-lingual applicants desirable.
  • Exercise tact and diplomacy with internal and external business partners, across cultures and regions.

Please send CV in word document via the link or contact Yvonne Hung on +852 2232 3419.

skills

internal communications corporate affairs public relations social digital media