As part of PageGroup, Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world's top employers. PageGroup operates through 155 offices in 35 countries worldwide. First established in London...
As part of PageGroup, Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world's top employers. PageGroup operates through 155 offices in 35 countries worldwide. First established in London in 1976, we've been bringing jobseekers and employers together for more than 30 years. London listed, we opened our first Asian office in Hong Kong in 1994 and currently we have offices in all major business hubs across the APAC region, including Australia, Singapore, Tokyo, Malaysia, India, Taiwan, Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Pudong and Suzhou.

So if you're looking to take your career to the next level, visit www.michaelpage.com.hk

PR Executive with a Top B2B Information Provider Media company

Job level Middle
Work exp No work experience
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Media / Publishing
Job function Media / Advertising > Editorial / Journalism
Marketing / Public Relations > Public Relation - Media / Investor Relations
Marketing / Public Relations > Public Relation - General / Support
Published On 23/03/2018
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  • Create brand awareness through the promotion of the company
  • Track competitors to ensure maximum media coverage


Client Details

Our client is one of the leading media company specialising in providing information with 3 key strict key requirements: sharp analytical non-linear thinking; industry-leading expertise; and networks that reach into every corner of the financial markets.



Our client is looking for a high calibre with 5 year of experience in financial PR to join their small and dynamic team!

Description
  • Create brand awareness through the promotion and placement of the data, intelligence and events to regional and national media including print, broadcast and online outlets, by actively pitching the media with story ideas, thought leadership and expert commentary
  • Promote and prepare executives and spokespeople for media interviews
  • Build and sustain relationships with key journalists through phone, email and in-person correspondence
  • Create and actively manage/update media contact lists
  • Track competitors to ensure maximum media coverage and pursue placements in trade and vertical press
  • Manage, record, and complete requests for data and intelligence
  • Write, develop, edit and distribute press releases and pitches including quarterly PR, Legal and Financial league table releases, regional and sector reports, survey result publication releases and corporate development releases
  • Partner closely with marketing, social media, sales and editorial teams and other stakeholders across the company globally to ensure public relations activities, resources and messaging are aligned to business needs/opportunities
  • Manage the company's WeChat account on a daily basis with applicable updates and content
  • Measure PR activities and provide monthly updates to internal stakeholders
  • Work with the Asia-Pacific marketing team to identify and manage speaking opportunities for editorial team


Profile
  • Minimum of five years PR experience ideally in the B2B sector and from a financial or publishing institution
  • Bachelor's degree in Journalism, Communications, English or related fields preferred
  • Ability to thrive in an extremely fast paced environment and handle multiple projects with changing priorities and deadlines
  • Ability to quickly grasp product and industry information and translate for appropriate audiences
  • Be a creative, aggressive, self-motivated and innovative communicator with strong writing and relationship management skills
  • Knowledge of Adobe InDesign is a plus
  • Excellent English language skills; another Asian language preferred but not essential


Job Offer

Our client offers the followings to the right candidate:
  • 12 days AL + bday leave
  • medical benefits
  • high remuneration package with fair bonus scheme


To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Vicky Cheong on +852 3602 2470.