Job ref no.: CT3119080-01#3337

Communications Officer / Communications Assistant

Friends of the Earth (HK) Charity Limited

Benefits
  • 5-day week
  • Flexible working hours
  • Medical plan

Job objective:

To assist the managers in environmental policy lobby, promotion campaigns via media and public relations to achieve operational and strategic goals which collectively contribute to the vision and mission of FoE (HK).

 

Key responsibilities:

  • Work with Managers of different teams to achieve strategic directions via advocacy lobbying and media relations.
  • To assist the Managers to plan and implement programs on area of interest under FoE (HK), including reviews on priority environmental issues, building on local and global network.
  • To assist the Communications Manager in disseminating key advocacy messages to raise the visibility of key environmental issues to the general public by:
    1. Developing and distributing publicity materials including press briefings and press releases, to the target recipients.
    2. Creating and optimizing content (live, video, images, etc) for publication to social media platforms including (but not limited to) Facebook, Instagram and YouTube
    3. Serving as the host/ on-air reporter for the video
    4. Monitoring public and social media’s opinion on areas of environmental interest, to create positive PR opportunities.
    5. Organizing events including press conferences, exhibitions, forums and Eco-day events.
  •  Perform ad-hoc projects as assigned

Requirements:

  • Tertiary qualification in Public Relations, Journalism, Marketing or a related field
  • At least 2 years experience in communication / public and/or media relationship management field would be an advantage
  • Knowledge in social media marketing and building content campaigns
  • Experience in forming networks & lobbying various concerned parties and stakeholders including politicians, community, and related industry groups
  • Writing and editing experience with high proficiency in Chinese and English
  • Comprehension of current advocacy and campaign concepts and strategies
  • Strong communication and presentation skills and proficiency in utilization of different media
  • Knowledge of, and passionate about environmental protection movement

**Candidate with less experience will be considered as Communications Assistant

 

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Job ref no. CT3119080-01#3337
Salary
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Job Function
Industry
Employment Term
  • Contract
  • Full-time
Experience
  • 2 years - 7 years
Career Level
  • Entry level
Education
  • Diploma or equivalent
  • Asso. Deg or High Dip
  • Degree