Public Affairs Manager (Channels, Customer & Marketing)
The Hong Kong Jockey Club
The Public Affairs Department provides a full range of proactive communications functions to the Club including the formulation of communication strategy, issue management, racing and non-racing media relations; racing, betting, charity information and overall publicity; as well as organisation of corporate PR programmes and projects.
provide risk assessment and mitigation / communications support for betting and marketing activities as well as the business activities of internal departments
assist in the cultivation of a constructive working relationship with the media and other external stakeholders.
assist in corporate reputation management and organizational enhancement
develop communications materials both for internal and external stakeholders
advise the management on the latest media and social media environment
engage with the media and address media requests
You should have:
a degree in related discipline
at least eight years' relevant experience in journalism or public relations
solid experiences in media relations and public affairs as well as a strong network with the media and other relevant stakeholders
solid knowledge and experience in public affairs including issues and crisis management
critical thinking and strategic mindset
solid knowledge of the media and political landscape
strong media network
excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese
excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Terms of Employment
The level of appointment will be commensurate with qualification and experience. A contract employment will be offered to the successful candidate. Contract renewal will be subject to mutual agreement between the Club and the individual.
How to Apply:
Please send your resume, complete with expected salary and job reference to:
Mail: Human Resources Department, The Hong Kong Jockey Club, 1 Sports Road, Happy Valley, Hong Kong
We are an equal opportunity employer. Personal data provided by job applicants will be used strictly in accordance with the Club's notice to employees and prospective employees relating to the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance. A copy of which will be provided immediately upon requested.
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About The Hong Kong Jockey Club
The Hong Kong Jockey Club is a family of champions. We bring together people from a diverse range of functions and disciplines. We look for ability and potential, and provide the opportunity for individuals to grow, learn, and fulfil their career dreams.
The Jockey Club is one of the most prestigious as well as one of the largest employers in Hong Kong, with around 4,000 full-time and 14,000 part-time staff. The Jockey Club offers superb opportunities for career growth with a wide variety of career options from which to choose. The diversity of career choices at the Club offers something for just about everyone, from catering to construction, administration to multi-media, and much, much more.
Every employee can benefit from the wide array of formal and on-the-job training offered. Our commitment to skills enhancement will put you on the path to professional excellence.