Communications Manager

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  • Work Location
    Beijing
    Chinese Required
    No
    Experience Required
    Unspecified
  • Qualification
    Bachelor Degree
    Salary (Monthly CNY)
    18000 - 25000
    Contract Type
    Full Time
  • Job Functions
    Business Development, Community & Social Services, Consulting, Information Technology, Management, Media & Communications, Product Management, Program & Product Management, Quality Assurance, Support
"BRIDGE is seeking an ambitious, open-minded communications professional who combines a passion for global health and development with broad communications experience."

The role will be primarily responsible for developing communications strategies and producing high-quality and high-impact media content in English for conferences editorials and social media in support of the communications goals of two of our major global clients in the philanthropic and global development sector.

The ideal candidate will have excellent English writing ability and strong media relations and project management skills. Previous experience in journalism or cross-cultural communication and broad knowledge and deep understanding of global health and development issues and current affairs with an emphasis on China are important. This position requires the ability to confront occasional challenges with good humor and a collaborative problem-solving approach.

 

Responsibilities

  1. Working with key stakeholders to set strategy gather information and manage projects in support of the client’s communications goals in China

  2. Providing communications support around the client's advocacy events and campaigns including drafting speeches press releases and media pitches and conducting media outreach

  3. Regularly maintaining and updating the client’s internal and external facing communications materials

  4. Managing and coordinating with agency partners vendors and other external parties for content creation and production

  5. Providing general social media support for the client


 

Required Qualifications

  1. Native or near native English speaker

  2. Master’s degree or above in international development communications or related field

  3. 4+ years of work experience in media journalism consulting and/or agency settings preferred

  4. Excellent English writing skills across a range of mediums (speeches briefings blogs press releases op-eds etc.)

  5. Ability to build a trusting relationship with clients and translate their thoughts and objectives into work plans

  6. Strong media relations skills

  7. Strong ability in concept development and creative thinking

  8. Strong project management skills and ability to manage and coordinate with a diversity of internal and external stakeholders

  9. Ability to work under tight pressure-filled deadlines

  10. Ability to solve problems creatively and collaboratively


 

Valuable Qualifications

  1. Chinese language ability

  2. Knowledge of China’s development politics society culture and history

  3. Excellent presentation skills

  4. Experience in building and managing teams to achieve ambitious results

  5. International work experience

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