Account Director (Financial Communications)

Financial + Professional services Hong Kong, Hong Kong


Description

Position at Hill+Knowlton Strategies

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide strategic counseling on investor relations and financial media relations
  • Develop and execute financial media / investor relations activities
  • Lead a group of account servicing staff to deliver service  
  • Play a key client facing role that combines building client relationships and maintaining harmonized agency-client relationship at all levels
  • Ensure clear and effective communication between internal and external parties involved
  • Ensure all accounts are maintained within budget and time constraints, and resolve any problems
  • Manage and mentor junior team members on financial media / investor relations projects
  • Contribute to new business acquisition with proposals and pitches

 

Requirements

  • Degree holder or above in Communications, Journalism, Finance
  • Minimum 8 years of solid experience with hands-on experience (journalist, PR agency, consulting or financial institution) 
  • Good knowledge of financial markets and IPOs 
  • Proven presentation and strategic planning capabilities 
  • Strong command of spoken and written English & Chinese. Fluent in Mandarin is a must. 
  • Proven exposure to pressured, time sensitive projects and the ability to prioritize