Vacancy | Head of Communications

The British Consulate General Chongqing is looking for a Head of Communications for South West China.

Responsibilities include:

  • Developing media strategies and activities linking with post’s business objectives for post-wide high-profile events.
  • Coordinating with counterparts in the Beijing Embassy and other Consulates to effectively promote the UK’s objectives in China.
  • Building a network of  local media contacts and publicity partners to increase the profile of public diplomacy activities, including press, broadcast, internet channels.

Essential requirements for this role  include:

  • Bachelors Degree or above (on Journalism, Public Relations, Communications or any related fields)
  • Online communication skills
  • At least 3 years’ proven experience in areas of public relations, media support, or event management is necessary.
  • Experience of interpreting for meetings  and speaking at public events (the successful candidate may be called upon to do this from time to time).

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