Job details

Location
Singapore
Salary
SGD 8,000-10,000 per month
Job Type
Permanent
Ref
1182780
Posted
17 days ago

Job details

Location
Singapore
Salary
SGD 8,000-10,000 per month
Job Type
Permanent
Ref
1182780
Posted
17 days ago

DMCG Global is looking for a Communications Director that operates as the trusted advisor to clients, running internal teams successfully to ensure delivery of a first-class service at all times. The Director also plays a key role in the identification and development of new business targets, nurturing of internal talent and is an ambassador for the client's values.

Accountabilities

  • Develop and manage client relationships at all levels including CEO and Chairman, and establish yourself as a trusted advisor to your clients through the delivery of consistently top-quality advice 

  • Oversee the day to day management of accounts (and manage for very large accounts), and identify opportunities for additional project work, ensuring a seamless client experience at all times 

  • Manage media relations on behalf of your clients to ensure proactive and consistent messaging as required to effectively manage risk 

  • Build and maintain comprehensive networks within the media, IR, Analyst and other business communities to ensure that you are up to date with new developments and current thinking 

  • Proactively contribute to the development of new business from identification of targets through to delivering new business pitches to secure the deal 

  • Manage client teams, ensuring the correct resourcing of your accounts and to maintain the optimum profitability of your accounts 

  • Nurture more junior members of the team to support their continued professional growth and to drive robust succession within the firm 

  • Contribute to a positive organizational culture consistent with the client's values to drive high levels of colleague retention and engagement

Key Criteria

  • More than 10 years of public relations and corporate communications experience in both agency and in-house settings

  • Proven track record in business development (role will consist of 60% account servicing and 40% new business development)

  • Strong team management and people development skills

  • Strong network of media contacts, locally and regionally

  • Experience with digital marketing will be preferred

  • A good command of written and spoken Chinese is a plus

If this sounds like you, apply now!