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Manager, Public Affairs

Job Title: Manager, Public Affairs
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Industry:
REF: TK/11806
Contact Name: Tanya Knott
Contact Email: tk@charlottefrank.com
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

A U.S. headquartered and world-recognized brand name in the FMCG world is currently seeking a highly influential and collaborative Manager, Public Affairs to form part of its Corporate Communications / External Affairs team. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of an innovative business and team that is helping to educate and transform the industry.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and manage plans and strategies for external stakeholder engagement
  • Influence decision makers, enhance public standing and generate positive coverage for the business
  • Enhance the Hong Kong External Affairs team’s capability to establish meaningful relationships with targeted, high-level external audiences
  • Provide internal forecasts of the likely effect of public policy changes on the organisation
  • Provide written or oral briefings for senior staff members and advise them on contact with decision makers
  • Draft press releases and build relationships with media contacts
  • Keep abreast of important media stories on a daily basis
  • Proof-read and, if necessary, rewrite media statements
  • Support the team on any projects or events

Requirements:

  • A degree holder in Communications, Marketing or related disciplines
  • A minimum of 7 years’ experience in Public Relations, Corporate Communications, Government Affairs or Corporate Affairs
  • Experience dealing with media would be advantageous
  • Possess an extensive and relevant network
  • Excellent command of both written and spoken English and Cantonese
  • Exceptional project management, prioritization and organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently, identify and solve problems, and take initiative
  • Strong leadership qualities and managerial experience

 

For further details please contact Tanya Knott at +852 2526 8116 or send us your details to tk@charlottefrank.com

 

Job Code: TK/11806

 

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