Assistant Manager, Communications & Public Affairs (English Editor) (6-month contract)

Intermediate (3-6 years)


Technical Skills

  • PR

Job Description

Assistant Manager, Communications & Public Affairs (English Editor) (6-month contract)

[Ref. No.: 3/18AM/C/CCM/HKTDC]

The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (“HKTDC”), the statutory organisation promoting Hong Kong’s external trade, seeks a dynamic and high caliber candidate to join our Corporate Communications & Marketing Department.


The incumbent will be a key contributor to materials produced in English, including the writing and editing of speeches, press releases, presentations, messages and others. There will be ample opportunity in this post to drive individual communication projects and contribute to the Council's overall communication strategy.


  • University graduate who is a native English speaker with a minimum of 4 years’ experience as editor/senior reporter or writer at reputable media, public relations, or publishing companies
  • Keen awareness of current and business issues, especially in Hong Kong
  • A team player who can perform under deadline pressure
  • Knowledge of Chinese would be useful but not essential

Remuneration and Benefits:

The successful candidate will be appointed on a fixed-term contract basis, renewable subject to operational needs. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:

Interested candidates are invited to complete the application form on our website on or before 3 August 2018. Those who do not hear from us within EIGHT WEEKS after the closing date may assume their applications were unsuccessful.

All information provided by applicants will be treated in strict confidence and used only for recruitment purposes. Applicants may be considered for other suitable positions within the Council. Their personal data will be destroyed six months after the selection is finalised.

Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelIntermediate (3-6 years)
Education LevelBachelor
LanguageEnglish, Cantonese
Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC)Hospitality, Food and Beverage

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