Communications Professional (APAC)

  • Job category
    Banking and Finance
  • Job level
  • Contract type
  • Location
  • Salary
    S$7000 - S$10000

Job Description

My client is a leading global private bank and they are looking for a Communications Professional. You should ideally have strong writing skills/portfolio and excellent command of languages (English and Mandarin to cater to market requirements). Prior experience working in financial institutions or private banking sector is advantageous.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supporting internal communications program and employee engagement across Asia Pacific, in close collaboration with regional management and the communications team in Europe.
  • Serve as primary writer for intranet articles, features and other internal communications channels.
  • Researching, drafting, editing and publishing of internal news stories, press releases and other texts for the intranet, the corporate website and social media, in close collaboration with various internal and external stakeholders.
  • Organising Town Hall and supporting employee engagement events.
  • Preparing the daily Asia Media Review with content from PR agency when required.
  • Supporting Head of Communications Asia Pacific with the execution of the regional media relations strategy when required.

Skills requirements of the position:

Professional and Technical

  • Corporate Communications professional with 8-10 years of relevant experience in the banking and/or financial sector.
  • University degree in communications, journalism, business or finance.
  • Competent in handling editorial work with excellent grammar and writing skills where the official language used is English.
  • The ability to handle editorial work and written communication where the target audience is Chinese-speaking.
  • Well-developed IT skills including advanced Microsoft Office applications, PowerPoint and Excel.
  • Practical understanding of digital channels in internal and external communication (multimedia content creation, social media community management, web analytics, content promotion via Google AdWords etc.)
  • Experienced in dealing with content management, editing and distribution systems

Personal and Social

  • Self-starter with great attention to detail, flexibility and integrity and a high degree of creativity.
  • Strong organisational and planning skills. Ability to present ideas in a concise manner.
  • A team player to work in a fast-paced and collaborative environment; works well cross-functionally and across hierarchies.
  • Excellent social skills and poise; ability to deal with various internal and external stakeholder groups.
  • Highest ethical standards and working in a multi-cultural environment.

Location: CBD
18 months contract, highly renewable/convertible

Interested candidates please hit APPLY NOW with your updated CV and we will get in touch with you for a confidential discussion.

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

EA License No: 07C3635 | Registration No: R1982019

Closing on 01 Oct 2021

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