Director of Public Affairs

Location: Singapore, Singapore
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Sales & Marketing
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH227748_1546586562

Director of Public Affairs

  • An opportunity to work in a creative, technologically advanced, and truly global company
  • An opportunity to contribute to developing aspects of the company's public affairs department
  • Join a diverse company that is looking for dynamic people who welcome challenges and thrive in a fast-paced setting

Our Client is a global company with some of the most recognized brands in the world as its members.

The Ideal Candidate must be adaptable and capable of establishing, sustaining, and developing key relationships. Furthermore, you must be creative and with excellent storytelling abilities, as will as open to trying new things when it comes to communications and platforms.

Your key responsibilities will include collaborating with the Managing Director and Marketing and Sales leads for the Southeast Asia region. You will lead and establish the brand's public affairs department and ensure that communication with other global regions are effective, efficient, and coherent. You will also work on increasing the brand's product awareness and business in markets through local channels and campaigns, as well as through fostering partnerships and thought leadership. You are expected to keep up to date on information and trends concerning the industry. Specific skills that are required include editing and proofreading.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 8 years of experience in communications
  • Experience in working in different global regions, particularly Southeast Asia, is a plus point
  • Evidence of your ability to deliver successful results from communications strategies and activities that you developed
  • Excellent editing and digital content creation skills
  • Excellent public speaking and advisory skills
  • Excellent organisational skills, particularly in project management
  • Able and willing to travel (travel time will not exceed 15% of your time)
  • Determination and drive to strive for the best, displays initiative, and is responsible
  • Both a self-starter and a team player