Job ref no.: CT3115413-01#2230

Manager (Public Affairs) (Ref.: /M2(PA)20180504)

Competition Commission

  • 5-day week
  • Dental plan
  • Gratuity
  • Insurance plan
  • Medical plan


Reporting to the Head of Public Affairs, the major duties of the position holder will include:

  • To assist in formulating publicity and public education strategies and initiatives;
  • To plan and implement publicity and educational campaigns targeting various stakeholders;
  • To maintain excellent relationship with the media, organize media events, handle media enquiries and interviews and other related matters;
  • To develop and produce external communication materials including brochures / leaflets, articles, speeches and reports etc.;
  • To give talks / presentations to stakeholders; and
  • Any other corporate communications work designated as appropriate.


  • A recognized degree in communications, journalism, public relations or related discipline;
  • At least 8 years of relevant working experience;
  • Preference will be given to candidates with solid experience in publicity programmes formulation and management, media relations as well as copywriting; experience in social media an added advantage;
  • Excellent written and spoken English and Chinese;
  • A self-starter with creativity and strong project management skills with attention to details;
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Able to work independently and under pressure; and
  • Proactive, flexible and a good team player with excellent attitude.

Terms of Appointment

Terms:    Appointment will normally be offered on a 2-year fixed-term contract, renewable depending on performance and operational needs.

Basic Salary:     The starting salary for this post is HK$51,285 per month. The basic salary offered will commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience.

Cash Allowance:   10% of the basic salary

Contract-end Gratuity: 15% of the basic salary (including 5% employer’s contribution of MPF)

Fringe Benefits:    Annual leave, medical & dental benefits, life insurance and MPF.


Interested applicants may send a letter of application together with a full resume stating current and expected salaries and date of availability to the Commission by email through "Apply now" or by post to Human Resources Section, Competition Commission, Room 3601, 36/F, Wu Chung House, 213 Queen’s Road East, Wanchai, Hong Kong. Please indicate the position you are applying for on the subject of the email or on the envelope.

The closing date for application is 18 May 2018.

Candidates who are selected for interview will normally receive an invitation in about four to six weeks from the closing date. Only shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend interview and/or recruitment test. 

All applications will be handled in strict confidence. Personal data collected from applicants will only be used for recruitment related purposes and will not be transferred to any third party. Personal data of unsuccessful applicants will be destroyed within 12 months of the recruitment process being completed by the appointment of a candidate for the relevant position.

Pursuant to the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance, a person who provides personal data to the Commission has the right to request access to and correction of their personal data held by the Commission. Requests for access to or correction of personal data should be made in accordance with the Commission’s Privacy Policy available on the Commission’s website at The Commission is an equal opportunities employer. 

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More job information
Job ref no. CT3115413-01#2230
  • N/A
Job Function
  • Wanchai
Employment Term
  • Contract
  • 8 years - 13 years
Career Level
  • Middle management level
  • Degree