PR Account Manager - Lifestyle & Consumer

Location: Hong Kong
Discipline: Beauty & Health , Copywriting & Translation , Design & Architecture , E-commerce / Retail, Events & Exhibitions , Hospitality, Tourism & Leisure , Luxury & Wellness, Management & Consulting , Marketing & PR, Media & Advertising, Merchandising & Purchasing , Sales, Customer Service & BD
Job type: full time
Salary: to be discussed, depending experience
Contact name: Helen Hellstern

Job ref: JOB_000884[123]
Published: 20 days ago

A leading luxury agency, combining insights, technology and communications, to provide their clients with an integrated service are currently looking for an experienced Account Manager in Hong Kong to help manage a client portfolio of consumer lifestyle and fashion brands.  

  • Client engagements include both local HK and Asia regional work. Candidate will be required to work with local teams and colleagues and clients around the world. 
  • The successful applicant should have at least 4+ years PR agency experience (either consumer or corporate background) and have experience managing people and client relationships and executing integrated communications campaigns in HK and across Asia.

 Responsibilities:

  • Manage local and regional accounts in the luxury and lifestyle industry
  • Manage day to day client relationships
  • Execute integrated PR strategies that include media relations, activations, marketing and social media
  • Develop client plans, documents and content to a high standard
  • Help develop strategic thinking across client work and provide communications counsel
  • Work collaboratively across the agency and offices at all levels
  • Proactively suggest new ideas and strategies to grow the business and value we provide
  • Maintain and develop a strong network of media and KOL contacts in the region
  • Help work on new business development including but not limited to developing proposals
  • Proactively contribute to the development of the agency

Requirements:

  • You have 4+ years’ experience
  • Experience managing people and planned/executed integrated, PR-led communications campaigns (PR, media, activations, partnerships, KOLs, social, digital)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in Chinese and English
  • Passionate about lifestyle and luxury brands
  • You are knowledgeable about HK and Asia media and communications landscape and have proven relationships
  • Preferably with some knowledge/experience in digital marketing

Languages: Cantonese and English are a must. Mandarin a plus.