Job ref no.: 275492127-WD42941
DBS Bank Ltd

SVP, Team Lead, Media Relations, Group Strategic Marketing & Communications

DBS Bank Ltd

Business Function

Group Strategic Marketing & Communications is responsible for building, protecting, and enhancing the DBS brand in an increasingly commoditised banking industry. Working closely with all units within the DBS Group, we create and execute integrated strategies that focus on communications especially digital communications, marketing and research to differentiate – and elevate – our brand from the rest of the competition.


  • Conceptualise and execute PR and content marketing strategies that underline an integrated approach to communications

  • Provide strategic counsel on media communications so as to positively predispose our stakeholders (investors, customers, employees etc) to the bank. 

  • In crisis situations, provide leadership and strategic advice, as well as take the lead on issues mitigation

  • Cultivate relationships and build rapport with key media

  • Extend support to senior management in speechwriting, CEO communications and other forms of communication

  • Spearhead DBS' initiative to pitch for and win more awards and accolades (e.g. Best Bank in HK; Best Digital Bank etc)

  • Proactively profile and amplify key stories, initiatives and award wins through earned, owned and paid media


  • Degree from a recognised university

  • Preferably with more than 15 years of experience in a communications or journalism role

  • Strong communication skills, proficiency in written and spoken English & Chinese

  • Strong news sense

  • Good working knowledge of banking and economics

  • Comfortable with content marketing and social media
    Comfortable with data-driven operation model,looking at data and dashboards, drawing insights, developing experimentations and actions from data analytics

  • Able to think out-of-the-box

  • Ability to build strong relationships with media and internal clients

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We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the professional advantages of a dynamic environment that supports your development and recognizes your achievements. 

We regret only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

More job information
Job ref no. 275492127-WD42941
Job Function
Employment Term
  • Full-time
  • 15 years - 20 years or above
Career Level
  • Senior management level
  • Degree