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Date Posted : 14 Nov 2017

Senior Account Executive, PR & Communications

Company: Quintessentially (HK) Limited
Country: Hong Kong
Industry: Agency – CRM/DM, Agency – PR, Media – Digital, Hospitality & Leisure, Personal Services
Job Function: Agency – Acct Svc / Business Dev, Agency – Strategic Planning, Advertising & Media, Event Marketing, Public Relations
Seniority: Executive/Officer
Package/Month: US$2,000 - US$3,500
About the Company

Born out of the Quintessentially Group, Quintessentially & Co. is a global marketing agency that leverages its unparalleled insight into the premium market to help brands engage effectively with consumers through unique and exciting platforms. The agency has hubs in London, Dubai, HK, LA and NYC and with strong events, PR & communications, digital and creative teams.

Part of Quintessentially, the world's leading premium lifestyle service specializing in a combination of Customer Service, Insight, Intelligence, Brand Strategy and Activation. Established 17 years ago offering concierge services to the time poor affluent consumer, Quintessentially is now the world's luxury lifestyle business, located in 65 cities around the world, offering highly specialized lifestyle services to both private members and the most valuable customers of key corporate clients.

About The Job

Quintessentially Events Hong Kong is looking for a self-motivated and creative individual who is services and quality-oriented, with passion for working in an international and dynamic environment.

Reporting to Head of Events, the successful candidate will assist with PR and Marketing initiatives, working very closely with all levels within the organization, to develop and execute campaigns, and maintaining sound relationships with brand partners, sponsors and media. The successful candidate will become embedded into the Quintessentially global team, and will be expected to represent the brand to a consistently high standard.

Key Responsibilities & Knowledge Sought:

Proven experience and understanding of local and regional PR and marketing programs, including campaign execution
Possessing in-depth understanding of the marketing mix and the role PR plays within it; experience of working alongside other marketing functions and agency partners
Understanding of visual communications, social and digital media and how to incorporate these channels into client programmes
Existing media contacts and ability to continue developing relationships with journalists and influencers independently
Understanding of media and influencer outreach assignments and apply experience in developing media strategies for clients
Ability to manage and support client correspondence, deliver effective client counsel - weekly reporting, etc.
Experience in using and managing social media platforms as part of integrated client campaigns
Excellent copy-writing and creative writing skills; able to craft and develop media and marketing materials, including social media content
Experience in programs that entail brand partnerships or sponsorships, is a definite plus
Active participation in business development process, including research and proposal preparation; and in bringing new ideas to draft business pitches. Proactively contribute to brainstorming and strategic development of ideas for new business proposals.

Hours of Work:

Contractual hours are from 9.30am to 6.30pm Monday to Friday.
Different or additional hours may be necessary.

About The Successful Candidate

Preferred Qualifications:

At least 2-3 years of experience within the PR and marketing field (Integrated marketing/ advertising/PR agency background preferred. Additional experience in journalism and digital a plus)
Degree-Holder in Communications/Marketing/Journalism, is preferred
Great team player, to work closely with internal audience from across the Quintessentially Group, and amongst different teams (including Account Managers, Events, Creative, Digital, etc.)
Organised with sound project management and multi-tasking skills - tactfully managing multiple accounts and work accordingly to tight timelines
Influential, and able to craft new angles and pitches for key client focuses, and drive media outreach programmes and results
Native Cantonese and fluent English skills a must (solid command of Mandarin, is highly advantageous)

(Candidates with lesser experience will be considered for the role of Account Executive.)

To Apply

If interested, please send us your full resume and salary expectations to; and reach out for a chat today!

(All information collected is kept strictly confidential, and for recruitment purpose only.)

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