The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (“HKTDC”), the statutory organisation promoting Hong Kong’s external trade, seeks a high caliber professional to join the Corporate Marketing and Customer Service Department.

The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (“HKTDC”), the statutory organisation promoting Hong Kong’s external trade, seeks a high caliber professional to join the Corporate Marketing and Customer Service Department.

Digital Content Manager (1-year contract)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 10 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language English
Location Wanchai
Employment type Contract
Industry Business Services / Consulting Services
Job function Information Technology > Others
Media / Advertising > Copy Writing
Media / Advertising > Editorial / Journalism
Published On 13/11/2017

Ref.: 3/18DCM/MCS/HKTDC

The HKTDC is looking for an experienced editor, with a main task of helping to re-design and then manage and edit the hktdc.com homepage and digital properties. This is an exceptional opportunity for a bilingual journalist or former journalist with experience of websites to play a key role in Council wide project as a Digital Content Manager.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement a cross-platform content strategy for the HKTDC Homepage
  • Manage contents, including generating, editing and uploading contents
  • Work closely with global stakeholders across different departments by synthesizing their objectives
  • Work with IT Department and external agencies for various digital platforms
  • Communicate with internal departments on content curation and scheduling
  • Explore partnership opportunity with external partners

Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree
  • Minimum 10 years of relevant experience, at least 5 years as an editor or senior writer/reporter in a reputable media organisation with web elements
  • Experience in managing a content website
  • Excellent English writing and editing skill and knowledge of Chinese
  • Experience in both English and Chinese media
  • Knowledge of social media
  • Good communication skills and proven ability to work under tight schedules
  • Experience in content writing, editing, image-editing and analytics tools will be an advantage

Remuneration and Benefits:

The successful candidate will be appointed on a fixed-term contract basis, renewable subject to operational needs. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:

Interested candidates are invited to complete the application form on our website at http://www.hktdc.com/careers.html on or before 13 December 2017. Those who do not hear from us within EIGHT WEEKS after the closing date may assume their applications unsuccessful.

All information provided by applicants will be treated in strict confidence and used only for recruitment purposes. Applicants may be considered for other suitable positions within the Council. Their personal data will be destroyed six months after the selection is finalised.