PR Executive

Public relations Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur


Position at Hill+Knowlton Strategies

Job Description:

Account Management

  • Day-to-day management of allocated accounts according to agreed programme and scope of work
  • Fully familiarise oneself with client’s business and the related industry, client contacts, and clients' internal communications procedures and processes
  • Fully familiarise oneself with H+K Strategies client servicing standards, client report and budget procedures
  • Prepare all contact reports on client meetings and timely submission of such reports to clients
  • Prepare monthly activity reports detailing all activities carried out for the month for the client in question
  • Ensure that all written materials to be submitted to client are accurate, error-free, and approved by an account manager or director in charge of that account
  • Brief third parties e.g. collateral designers, photographers, event companies etc. fully and clearly on clients’ requirements and preferences
  • Media monitoring of relevant dailies/publications/broadcast for clients
  • Build and develop relationships with the media

Creative/Strategic Inputs

  • Contribute creative and strategic inputs for client’s PR programmes, proposals and at client meetings
  • Provide strategic counsel and advice to clients
  • Proactively alert clients or senior account managers on issues and events that will have an impact on client business or PR programme
  • Advice and alert account managers or account directors to emerging client issues e.g. budget, personnel etc.
  • Contribute to business development pitches particularly in research and intelligence gathering

Business Development

  • Provide business development leads if you come across them
  • Identify and develop new business opportunities from existing clients
  • Contribute in business development pitches and undertake research or intelligence gathering work