Manager, Public Relations

Job level Senior
Work exp 10 Years To 15 Years or above
Education
Location Tin Hau
Employment type
Industry Travel / Tourism
Job function Media / Advertising > Editorial / Journalism
Marketing / Public Relations > Public Relation - General / Support
Marketing / Public Relations > Public Relation - Media / Investor Relations
Published On 21/11/2016
ref. 103-161121-2

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop PR strategies and plans for the responsible markets
  • Hands-on supervision on the PR works of the responsible markets is highly required
  • Drive PR publicity on Hong Kong through proactive engagement with HK-based foreign correspondents
  • Ensure effective and consistent communications of HKTB’s mega events and HK’s brand positioning to overseas media by working closely with overseas offices and PR agencies
  • Monitor potential issues about Hong Kong in the responsible markets.  Prepare communications/contingency plan and line-to-take in response to the issues.
  • Maximize publicity of HKTB’s overseas efforts in the HK media scene by proactively engaging local media
  • Manage global/regional PR projects assigned by Management
  •  Handle travel trade media enquiries

 Job Requirements

  • Bachelor degree or above in related discipline
  • Minimum 10 years of relevant working experience in Public Relations/Communications/Media
  • Strong knowledge in management regional PR projects and relationship building with partners within the tourism industry and PR community in HK
  • Excellent spoken and written English and Chinese
  • Strong interpersonal skills and good networking with media
  • Proven organisational and analytical abilities
  • A team player with excellent attitude and able to work under pressure
  • Experience working as a journalist or editor of a media organization is a plus

Interested parties please send resume with present and expected salary by email to : talent@hktb.com or by mail to " Human Resources Department, Hong Kong Tourism Board, 9th-11th Floors, Citicorp Centre, 18 Whitfield Road, North Point, Hong Kong" on or before 4 Dec 2016. Please quote the reference number in the application. Late applications will not be considered.

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