Manager/Senior Manager (Communications)

Orion Consulting Pte Ltd| Date Posted: 11-Feb-2021
EA Licence No: 98C2897|EA Personal Registration No: R1100183
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Job Nature:
Contract
Position Level:
Manager, Senior Manager
Qualification:
Bachelor's / Honours

Job Description

Overview

The hiring entity is an Institute of Higher Learning. The successful candidate will create & deliver content, help run publicity initiatives and manage media relations.

Responsibilities

  • Participate in strategizing the Institute’s external communications and strategy implementation.
  • Create content, such as announcements, press releases, long/short-form writing, speeches and videos.
  • Develop & execute content delivery plan through optimal mix of media channels and platforms (print, broadcasting, online/social media).
  • Drive PR campaigns via creation and communication of compelling content.
  • Ensure accuracy of all messages and consistency among them.
  • Conduct media pitching, attend to media queries, and organize media briefings & events.
  • Build & strengthen media relations, and perform media monitoring.
  • Assess outcome of communication initiatives to identify areas of improvement for future activities and programs.
  • Support crisis management and communications, including dealing with stakeholders that may include government ministries and agencies.
  • Advise and coach other officials of the Institute (including departmental staff, faculty members) who serve as spokespersons.

Requirements

  • University degree, preferably with courses taken in communications, media studies or journalism.
  • Minimum 5-8 years of experience in content creation/delivery for both traditional & digital platforms, including at least 2-4 years in a leadership role.
  • Both in-house and agency/consultancy experience will be relevant, as is journalistic experience.
  • Familiarity with event and project management will be helpful.
  • Strong spoken and written communications skills.

 

We regret that we will be contacting short-listed candidates only.

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Orion Consulting Pte Ltd