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Communications Manager (傳訊經理), Communications DepartmentYidan Prize Foundation Limited
Communications Manager (傳訊經理), Communications DepartmentYidan Prize Foundation Limited
Job Highlights
  • Strong in copywriting and bilingual translation
  • At least 6 years of relevant working experience
  • Develop communication materials
Job Description

Key Responsibilities

Job responsibilities include but not limited to the followings:

  • Strong in copywriting and bilingual translation for PR materials development 
  • Assist in organizing Conferences and PR-related events;
  • Assist in departmental administrative and finance arrangements;
  • Prepare project schedules, education related research and trend analysis;
  • Work with our Advisors, top executives and other stakeholders to create and review public communications through traditional and social media channels to ensure a consistent identity and message;
  • Work closely with the management team and the program team, you will take part in establishing and driving effective integrated marketing, social media and communication strategies; 
  • Measure and report on the performance of all digital marketing campaigns; 
  • Develop communication materials including press releases, opinion pieces, talking points, speeches and corporate collaterals;
  • Develop cooperative relationships with media contacts, journalists, public officials, government regulators to maintain the reputation, while paving the way for future partnerships and opportunities;
  • Assist in building and maintaining strong relationships with the media in China, handling media enquiries, arranging press conferences and interviews;
  • Manage third-party vendors for production of branding materials;
  • Coordinate Advisors meetings and prepare related meeting materials;
  • Participate in local and overseas engagement for relationship build-up;
  • All work assigned to you by your supervisor(s) and such other duties, as the Foundation may from time to time consider appropriate.

Qualifications & Skills

  • Bachelor Degree in Translation / Marketing / Communications / Journalism /  Public Relations is preferred
  • At least 6 years of relevant working experience with minimum 2 years in management including Marketing, Digital Marketing, Media Relations, External Communications, Public Relations gained from PR agencies / consultancies, Professional Services, Listed Companies
  • Established relationships with media, journalists and social media channels in Hong Kong, China or the Asian markets
  • Strategic and creative thinking and knowledgeable in current affairs and local politics
  • Dynamic personality with good project management and problem-solving skills and ability to meet tight deadlines
  • Excellent communications, fluent writing and editing skills in English and Chinese; highly developed presentation skills in English, Mandarin and Cantonese
  • Able to work/travel independently and willing to take responsibilities
  • Self-motivated, ability to prioritize multiple tasks with proactive attitude
  • Willing to develop and building rapport with stakeholders/partners
  • Detailed-minded
  • Strong in administrative management
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Chinese word processing

Application Guidelines

Applicants please send RESUME with COVER LETTER and EXPECTED SALARY to the Yidan Prize Foundation by clicking "Apply Now" on or before 31 March 2019. Applicants shall provide names and contact information of at least two referees to whom applicants’ consent has been given for providing references. Please make the email subject in the format of: [APP_Communications Manager_Last Name_First Name], and use content-related filenames for attachments.

Shortlisted applicants shall receive invitation for interview within 6 weeks from the closing date. Information provided shall be used for recruitment purpose only. We comply with regulations of HKSAR including handling private data. The Foundation is an equal opportunities employer. 

Additional Information
Years of Experience
6 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent
Double pay, Five-day work week, Medical insurance, Performance bonus
Company details

The Yidan Prize has a mission to create a better world through education. Yidan Prize consists of two awards: Yidan Prize for Education Research and Yidan Prize for Education Development. Yidan Prize Laureate receives a gold medal and a total sum of HK$30 million.  To ensure transparency and sustainability, the prize is managed by Yidan Prize Foundation. Through a series of initiatives, the prize serves to establish a platform that allows the global community to engage in conversation around education and to play a role in education philanthropy. For more information, please visit

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