Responsibilities: - Maintain regular contact with clients; - Develop clear understanding and knowledge of the clients’ business, industries and their competitive environments. - Actively participate/contribute to the development of account plans/ideas. - Participate in program presentations to clients. - Draft full range written materials including press releases, articles, speeches, presentations, project/event reports, meeting minutes, client correspondence etc. - Verify information to ensure accuracy of media materials and contacts. - Develop and maintain media contacts and leverage them for clients’ needs. - Support supervisors and senior management as and when necessary. - Coordinate with vendors. - Assist in research projects and gathering information for new business proposals, research papers etc.
Requirements: - Has internship experience in PR industry, preferably in an agency setting and/or within Corporate Practice. - Bilingual in Chinese and English. - React quickly and thoughtfully to developments and report status to client on a regular basis. - Good communication skills, articulate, and display a consistent professional degree of communication skills in person, on phone , by email and letter. - Pro-active, able to work under pressure. - Able to take multiple tasks simultaneously.
More about Ketchum: Ketchum is a leading global communications firms with operations in more than 70 countries across six continents. The winner of 30 Cannes Lions in 2018, 26 Cannes Lions in 2017 and an unprecedented five PR Week Campaign of the Year Awards, Ketchum partners with its clients to deliver strategic programming, game-changing creative and measurable results that build brands and reputations. Ketchum is part of Omnicom Public Relations Group.
Ketchum’s service offering is aligned around its Global Practices arranged as follows: • Specialty Expertise Practices: Corporate Communications, Brand Communications, Ketchum Digital, Ketchum Sports and Entertainment, Daggerwing (offering business management consultancy services) and Ketchum Global Research and Analytics. • Industry Practices: nine vertical industry specialism, which include Technology, Food and Nutrition, Healthcare, Consumer Packaged Goods, Luxury and Travel and Hospitality.