Job ref no.: 0000C23I

Media Relations Manager, Hong Kong - Global Communications


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Global Communications, designs and implements communications strategies which support HSBC’s business objectives, in line with our values, and enhance and protect our reputation among key stakeholders.

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as Media Relations Manager, Hong Kong.

In this role, you will

  • Supporting the execution of an effective and proactive media strategy in Hong Kong.
  • Handling dialogue with media, issues and crisis management, and to ensure escalation is managed in an appropriate and timely manner for the global business.
  • Managing external communications and leading on and handling reputational media issues.
  • Work with Communications colleagues to deliver a proactive media relations strategy that is aligned to HSBC's strategy. 
  • Handle media enquiries both directly and through key journalist contact programmes.
  • Advise internal stakeholders on media relations tactics, messaging and positioning to support the bank's reputation in Hong Kong.
  • Implement regional guidance on media governance in Hong Kong.
  • Contribute to the increasing the volume and quality of the bank's press coverage.
  • Build and maintain effective relationships with core media in Hong Kong.

To be successful in this role, you should meet the following requirements

  • Experience in media relations
  • Strong storytelling skills with proven ability to produce clear, engaging narrative
  • Strong presentation skills with understanding of board level requirements
  • Knowledge of the financial service industry and global marketplace advantageous
  • Proven ability to deal with ambiguity and pressurised situations
  • Sufficient credibility to represent HSBC with key country and regional media at senior level  

For further details and application information please visit our career site, search under reference number 0000C23I

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Candidate with less relevant experience or skills may be offered a lower Global Career Band than stated above.

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Issued by The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited

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Job ref no. 0000C23I (CT3113706-01#1095)
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Job Function
Employment Term
  • Full-time
  • 4 years - 6 years
Career Level
  • Middle management level
  • Degree