Dezan Shira & Associates (DSA) is a specialist foreign direct investment practice with a pan-Asia presence. The firm has grown into one of Asia's most versatile full-service consultancies with over 28 offices in China, Vietnam, Singapore, and India. DSA primarily provides legal, tax, and operational...

Dezan Shira & Associates (DSA) is a specialist foreign direct investment practice with a pan-Asia presence. The firm has grown into one of Asia's most versatile full-service consultancies with over 28 offices in China, Vietnam, Singapore, and India. DSA primarily provides legal, tax, and operational advisory to international corporate investors.

 

Asia Briefing (AB) is a subsidiary of DSA that produces publications and provides marketing services. The marketing team is spread across China, Vietnam, ASEAN, and India and consists of a diverse array of professionals from across the world. 

 

AB and DSA are committed to creating a diverse work environment. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, or age. AB and DSA are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Senior Associate, Public Relations

Job level Senior
Work exp 5 Years To 10 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language English
Location
Shenzhen (深圳)
Employment type Full Time
Industry Business Services / Consulting Services
Job function Marketing / Public Relations > Public Relation - General / Support
Published On 15/09/2018

Job description:
• Responsible for increasing the profile of the firm;
• Serve as a representative of DSA at business and community events;
• Create a public relations strategy with initiatives that increase awareness of the firm’s services and general leads in the business community;
• Focus areas include PR, business events planning and partnership establishment and enhancement such as:
o Lead and organize marketing campaigns and events
o Compose marketing collaterals, promotion service flyers in coordination with service colleagues
o Promote the firm’s thought leadership in the area of foreign direct investment
o Coordinate and maintain partner relationships (chamber of chambers, business organizations, embassies & consulates, etc.)
o Improve media relations with journalist, writers, and media agencies, coordinate with interviewers and enhance syndication relationships,
o Press release development and distribution in media coordination, through media/digital promotion channels, to generate enough media coverage, to give out the brand awareness in the Asia market,
o Oversee the development and execution of company marketing campaign in the timeline.
• Secondary functional areas include sponsorship developments, publication distributions, digital marketing and social media channels such as:
o In charge of advertising inquires in all China
o Communication, promotion the Silk Road sale in HK and Asia
• Recruit and manage local assistants on major projects and campaigns, performance routine tasks

Desired candidates have:
• 5+ years’ experience in marketing, media, or public relations
• Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, journalism, or a related field
• Good presentation & event management skills
• Strong understanding of content marketing, and an interest in China’s legal, tax and business environment
• Good communication and team management skills
• Strong initiative to lead new marketing campaigns
• Ability to multi-task and work independently under deadline
• Willingness to travel in the region
• High level of written and spoken English
• Good knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; knowledge of other software a plus
• Study and/or work experience overseas a strong plus

Offerings:
• Competitive salary and career advancement opportunities
• Being part of a well-known and expanding organization in Asia
• Practical experience for content marketing and partnership management
• Opportunities to join international conferences and events to learn market frontiers and build up personal connections
• Freedom to conduct new campaigns and projects
• Experience working in an international team