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Public Relations Manager

Petaling Jaya
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Qualifications :

  • Candidate must possess at least Bachelor's Degree/Post Graduate Diploma/Professional Degree in Mass Communications or equivalent.
  • At least 5 Year(s) of working experience as a Manager.
  • Preferably Manager specialized in Public Relations/Communications or equivalent.
  • Agency experience preferred (experience with lifestyle, entertainment, tech and corporate accounts).
  • Experience handling a team, managing/guiding/supervising juniors.
  • Good team work, with the ability to work independently as well.
  • Candidates with journalism experience encouraged to apply.

 

The day-to-day

  • Managing a portfolio of clients’ PR accounts
  • Providing strategic counsel to clients to aid their PR and wider marketing campaigns
  • Providing commentators and product or company information to the media (newspapers, magazines, radio, television and online news sites)
  • Building relationships with existing and new clients
  • Building relationships with key media contacts
  • Liaising with clients regarding press campaigns, creative projects and PR solutions
  • Dealing with the media, speaking to journalists and other members of the press
  • Providing innovative and creative ideas to clients
  • Briefing clients and updating them on press campaigns
  • Analysing PR coverage and providing written reports
  • Communicating effectively with a range of stakeholders
  • Key responsibilities
  • Daily point of contact with key media contacts
  • Developing industry, sector and product focused PR campaigns
  • Managing the needs of the client and their accounts
  • Contributing to daily meetings, and liaising and updating clients on PR activities
  • Keeping abreast of current PR trends and tools
  • Building client relationships and maintaining a network of media contacts including journalists and industry spokespeople
  • Spearheading both traditional PR and social media projects
  • Developing news angles, stories and pitches to further the client’s profile, products and services.
  • Fulfilling the client’s key performance indicators and growing accounts
  • Being involved in pitching for new business and developing PR proposals
  • Managing a high level of client interaction
  • Managing and mentoring junior members of staff

 

Key skills :

  • High levels of communication - both presentation, verbal and written skills
  • Impressive emotional intelligence and interpersonal expertise
  • A passion for the media, including social media
  • Flair for creativity, strategic thinking and innovation
  • Strong copywriting and marketing mastery
  • Commercially aware and business savvy
  • Good industry knowledge and experience in building influential networks
  • Solid computer prowess and project management skills
  • Outstanding organisation with an ability to manage multiple projects and portfolios
  • Service focused and sensitive to confidential information
  • Relevant experience
  • Experience of directing business to business (B2B) or business to consumer (B2C) PR accounts
  • Agency experience is preferred
  • Evidence of copywriting, marketing and report writing, social media, event management and client liaison skills
  • Strong communication with excellent presentation and data analysis capabilities
  • Aptitude to build a network of influencers and press commentators
  • Industry knowledge and contacts is beneficial
  • Standard hours are generally Monday-Friday, 9:00am - 6:00pm. There may be a requirement to work irregular hours or overtime to meet client deadlines, manage a client crisis or press launch. Attending networking events and social occasions with clients will also add to your working hours.
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Arcis Communications is about Authentic, Engaging, Storytelling – Always. Part of the regional consulting and advisory services collective, Group Arcis, we are specialised in solving problems, and answering pertinent questions for the brands that we work with. Questions like how they can better reach their consumers or customers. How they can speak with their employess to better build a culture that stands out. How to solve issues and crisis as they occur. And how to do this all across every platform – from social media to video, from traditional newspapers to guerilla marketing – and to do it well. Arcis Communications is a Public Relations agency that uses Print, Broadcast, Radio, and Digital media relations; Social Media; Advertising; Digital Campaigns; Video and Visual Communication Campaigns; Audio Campaigns; Bespoke Event Collaborations; Lobbying; and other tools at it’s disposal to provide our clients with an effective, measurable and repeatable way to tell their stories, well.

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ARCIS COMMUNICATIONS SDN BHD
http://arciscommunications.com/
11-25 employees
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