SEA PR & Comms Manager

Location: Singapore
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Contact: Asher Tan
Reference: 1759
Posted: 27 days ago

Job Description:
We are seeking a PR & Communication Manager who brings immense energy, passion and creativity – you will spearhead our public relations effort in South East Asia. You will be responsible for driving growth in our share of voice in the SEA Region, building brand awareness, and our reputation.

 

Responsibilities?

  • Develop and responsible for the execution of the PR Media Plan, that consist of business development, consumer, business finance, national media aligned with the Company’s goals and objectives in the South East Asian (SEA) region
  • Identify key stakeholders and cultivate relationships with media outlets, influencers, KOLs, agencies and other relevant parties
  • Create engaging press releases, media pitches, and other PR materials to promote brand awareness and positive image
  • Develop crisis communication plans and protocols to effectively manage and mitigate potential PR crises
  • Act swiftly and decisively to address any negative publicity or reputational issues, while protecting the brand’s integrity and reputation
  • Collaborate with internal teams to develop compelling content, including press releases, articles, blog posts, and social media posts
  • Plan and execute PR events, including product launches, press conferences, media briefings, and promotional activities
  • Coordinate logistics, invitations, and media coverage to ensure successful events that enhance brand visibility and reputation

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree and minimum 5 years in PR communications, public relations, marketing, or a related field. Additional certifications or training in PR management are a plus
  • Proven PR and communications experience as a PR Manager or similar role, with a focus on the South East Asian market on Consumer PR is preferred
  • Autonomous, motivated and ambitious self-starter able to juggle effectively & take ownership of projects
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to craft compelling messages and engage with diverse audiences
  • Excellent writing, editorial, grammar and verbal communication skills
  • Preference will be given to candidates with PR and media experience
  • Experience in crisis communications, backed by quick ability to understand business issues, have the tenacity to craft clear and sharp messages, FAQs and responses in crisis situation. Possess high interest in business development, eager to learn, resilient under pressure, with the ability to remain calm under pressure and respond effectively to challenging situations
  • A creative mind, ready to come up with engaging and relevant brand activations. Possess problem-solving abilities, with a proactive approach to PR opportunities and challenges
  • F&B experience is a bonus