Senior Communications Executive

Senior Communications Executive

A. JOB SCOPE/ KEY RESPONSIBILITIES Manage media-related events/activities: Write and distribute media communications materials including media advisories, media releases, speeches and FAQs with the objective of securing publicity for SPD [...]

A. JOB SCOPE/ KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

Manage media-related events/activities:

  • Write and distribute media communications materials including media advisories, media releases, speeches and FAQs with the objective of securing publicity for SPD events, programmes and services
  • Work with programmes to identify and prepare clients/spokespersons for media interviews.
  • Provide media/communications support for events/projects across platforms.
  • Facilitate media-related requests to ensure accurate representation of our organisation in the media.
  • Proactively identify opportunities to share our stories using traditional, digital and social media channels.
  • Monitor and report/consolidate news coverage.
  • Organise media events or activities to support corporate announcements or partnerships.
  • Relationship building and stewardship with media to expand media contacts

Manage the production of SPD publications and marketing collateral

  • Contribute content for SPD newsletter and other digital platforms including corporate websites
  • Curate content for monthly EDM and broadcast it to Friends of SPD.
  • Oversee the production of annual report.
  • Develop and oversee the production of SPD marketing/publicity collateral. Monitor for reprinting or updating where necessary

Media monitoring and tracking

  • Ensure department reports are updated including publicity summary, media requests, social media postings, etc
  • Daily news and issues monitoring

Ensure correct and proper use of the SPD brand

  • Act as brand custodian and ensure that our brand image across all platforms is aligned with the corporate identity guidelines
  • Support the development of brand guidelines

Corporate and admin support

  • Attend to enquires received under SPD’s general email account
  • Conduct talks and host visitors to SPD

Support the department in the development and implementation of communications plans, campaigns, public education and other duties assigned time to time

B. JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Tertiary education in communications-related disciplines.
  • 3 to 5 years of relevant working experience.
  • Strong demonstrable writing and editing skills.
  • Effectively bilingual in English and Mandarin.
  • Strong interpersonal and problem-solving skills.
  • Experienced in media relations.
  • Creative, with a nose for a good story.
  • Good working knowledge of social media, publication design and video editing.
  • A team player who contributes to a supportive team environment by providing support and back-up to the team.

Job Category: Providing administrative services
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Singapore

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