JOIN OUR TEAM IN GREATER CHINA

CAREERS & CULTURE

At SEC Newgate, everything we do is underpinned by A.C.T.I.O.N.:

As communications strategists and advisors to senior leaders at established blue-chip organisations and start-ups across Asia, we pride ourselves on having a robust set of values that govern the way we work together as a team and with clients.

Aspiring. Always doing better, going higher, moving beyond the obvious.

Curious. Never stop asking, learning, listening, understanding, innovating.

Trusted. Living and breathing our clients' businesses, and helping them seize opportunities and overcome challenges.

Integrity. Honest, reliable, transparent and resolute advisors.

Original. Creative solutions and narratives that align with the fast evolving economic, business, political and societal landscapes globally and regionally.

Nimble. Providing timely intelligence and implementing rapid response strategies in fast moving and complex situations.

We are always ready to talk to talented communicators in Hong Kong SAR, Beijing or Shanghai. If you think a role at SEC Newgate Greater China is for you, please send us your CV, with a cover letter telling us why we are right for each other, to newfuture@secnewgate.hk

For the right candidates, SEC Newgate offers:

  • A well-structured career path and collaborative team environment

  • A comprehensive training programme

  • Very competitive remuneration packages

  • 25 days annual leave and one birthday leave day

  • Flexible work policies including one day a week working from home  

  • Healthcare benefits

 

WE ARE HIRING!

EXECUTIVE (CORPORATE & FINANCIAL COMMUNICATIONS, AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS)

 

THE ROLE

 

This is an entry level position for the right candidate who can provide day-to-day support and undertake client tasks under the direction of senior team members. The successful applicant will be interested in pursuing a career in public relations and enjoy working with high calibre clients who operate across the financial and professional services, technology and property sectors. Candidates with more experience will be considered for other roles. The candidate will be based in Hong Kong.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Research to support client briefs and the firms new business work.

  • Assist with drafting and formatting documents.

  • Support the team in developing press releases, news jumping alerts and media briefing notes.

  • Logistics support for client work, meetings and functions.

  • Media monitoring and analysis.

  • Actively develop a solid understanding of communications and/or public affairs and client management practices.

  • Work across multiple client briefs concurrently.

  • Preparation of activity reports with input from the broader team.

  • Contribute to the firm’s marketing and new business programmes, including participating in brainstorms and idea generation, assisting with proposals and tenders, drafting case studies and credentials materials, and attending networking and industry events.

 

WHO YOU ARE

 

  • University graduate with up to 1 year of experience in public relations, marketing or journalism. Fresh graduates will also be considered.

  • Excellent presentation, writing and language skills, especially in Mandarin and English.

  • Solid research and analytical skills.

  • Good interpersonal communications skills.

  • A professional outlook and critical thinking.

  • A positive approach to working with cross office teams.

  • Interest in the business issues that impact China or the Asia Pacific region.

  • Ability to thrive in a pressured environment and to achieve tight deadlines.

  • Understanding of digital and social media, with an interest in learning more.

  • An entrepreneurial spirit and can-do attitude.

  • Candidates with more experience will be considered for other roles in the firm.

 

Sounds interesting? To apply, send your CV and a cover letter to newfuture@secnewgate.hk

 

We look forward to hearing from you.