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Head of CommunicationsAedas Limited
Head of CommunicationsAedas Limited
Job Highlights
  • Degree in PR/Comms/Journalism/Politics/Marketing
  • Min 8 yrs exp in PR/Comms prefer in a leading role
  • Strong media connections and relations
Job Description

Profile:

The role as Head of Communications is to lead the Global PR & Communications Team of 9 people (6 in Hong Kong & 3 in Beijing) and reporting to the Chairman, Global Design Principal, Directors, and heads of Regional Offices as well as interface and coordinate with China, Singapore, Europe and Americas Communications Teams. The role will develop and implement strategy for branding, communication and marketing activities.

 

Key Responsibilities:

Media

  • Strong media connections and relations, able to generate weekly press coverage of Aedas Directors
  • Build press relationship to approach Aedas regularly for commentary and soundbites

Conference Management

  • Develop a knowledge and schedule of all awards and conferences regionally and globally
  • Develop a relationship with conference organisers so Aedas get regular speaking requests
  • Work with Directors on regular conference attendance
  • When there are conferences, manage pre-arranged conference interactions for Aedas attendees
  • Develop full meeting schedules with other conference attendees for Aedas Directors that are relevant to existing client experience

Marketing

  • Review & maintain current website with a change to a third generation site
  • Coordinate and manage marketing collateral including brochures and books
  • Participate & lead in branding reviews
  • Implement new Branding Documentation and Guidelines
  • Act as a guardian of branding in all company initiatives
  • Organise Client Events

 

Qualifications:

  • Preferrable at least one degree in PR/ Comms/ Journalism/ Politics/ Marketing or related discipline from PRC university
  • Background of experience working with design agencies and companies would be preferred
  • Fluent spoken and written English & Putonghua
  • Senior personality that can command respect within the business
  • Must possess strong technical skills and be strongly desirous of driving own initiatives
  • Personality balance to be between challenging but no maverick
  • Minimum 8 years experience in PR/Comms preferably in a leading role


Aedas provides opportunities for long term career development with an expanding international practice. We offer attractive compensation and benefit package including 5-day work. Interested parties please send detailed CV, current & expected salary, availability, and specify clearly the position and reference no. by clicking Apply Now.

Aedas is an Equal Opportunity Employer
(Data collected will be used for recruitment purpose only)

Additional Information
Years of Experience
8 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent
Benefits
Dental insurance, Five-day work week, Medical insurance, Performance bonus
Company Website
Company details

Aedas is the world’s only local and global architecture and design practice driven by global sharing of research, local knowledge and international practice. Our 1,400 creative minds with design studios across the globe create world-class design solutions with deep social and cultural understanding of the communities we design for.

Above everything we place creativity and creative thinking. We provide an inspiring environment to our most talented designers to deliver solutions that create a positive impact in the communities they are intended for. We never stop pushing boundaries, implementing the latest innovation and technical expertise in every new project we undertake – wherever we work in the world.