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Account ExecutiveKetchum Newscan Public Relations Limited
Account ExecutiveKetchum Newscan Public Relations Limited
Job Highlights
  • Account Executive
  • Marketing
  • public relations
Job Description


Account Executive

The right candidate will be expected to: 

  • Develop and leverage existing media relationships and proactively generate new contacts with senior journalists, and other stakeholders.
  • Help with executing small projects, including efficiently coordinating, liaising and negotiating with suppliers; managing and organizing internal/external meetings/events, while keeping teams and clients up-to-date.
  • Support the Account Manager and/or Account Director in driving media campaigns to help surpass clients’ expectations.
  • Produce to a high standard media materials, media invites, biographies, plans and proposals.
  • Participate in creative brainstorms.
  • Acquire a broad knowledge and understanding of different communications and business disciplines.

 The right candidate will have:

  • A bachelor’s degree in business, communications, marketing, journalism, or translation.
  • At least two years of experiences in public relations or equivalent.
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English and Cantonese Chinese. Mandarin is an advantage.



Additional Information
Years of Experience
2 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent
Five-day work week, Medical insurance
Company details

About Ketchum

Ketchum is a leading global communications firms with operations in more than 70 countries across six continents. The winner of 26 Cannes Lions in 2017 and an unprecedented five PR Week Campaign of the Year Awards, Ketchum partners with its clients to deliver strategic programming, game-changing creative and measurable results that build brands and reputations. Ketchum is part of Omnicom Public Relations Group.

Ketchum’s service offering is aligned around its Global Practices arranged as follows:

  • Specialty Expertise Practices: Corporate Communications, Brand Communications, Ketchum Digital, Ketchum Sports and Entertainment, Daggerwing (offering business management consultancy services) and Ketchum Global Research and Analytics.
  • Industry Practices: nine vertical industry specialism, which include Technology, Food and Nutrition, Healthcare, Consumer Packaged Goods, Luxury and Travel and Hospitality.


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Established in 1980, Ketchum Hong Kong is one of the most recognized agencies in the territory. Its capabilities are aligned with the global network and its broad portfolio of clients includes work directed at the local, regional and global level. Since 2015 Ketchum’s Hong Kong team have been the recipients of no less than 12 industry awards making it one of the most decorated agencies in Hong Kong. Ketchum is accredited by the Council of PR Firms of Hong Kong demonstrating that it follows the best industry practices and ethical standards. It also holds a Board position on the Council.


Office location is at Cyberport, Hong Kong Island.

Updated in August 2018