Brand Communications Specialist
Singapore , Singapore, Singapore
Job Function: Communications
Date published: 12-Sep-2017
Foster and cultivate relationships with key media, and keep up to date on Nike happenings. Not to be quoted as a spokesperson on the record unless authorized and trained by a manager.
Organize and manage assigned projects and events. Participate in communications team idea generation. Follow up with Nike employees and partners, answer questions and supply PR information.
Work with manager to provide assistance to media on-site at special events, photo shoots, interviews and press conferences.
Research, write and edit press releases, fact sheets, video packages and speaking points.
Create and write PR plans; work with PR agencies and freelancers. Research media groups.
Work with Communications manager / director to administer allocated budget. This includes invoicing; producing reports, working with finance and updating team on a regular basis.
Bachelor’s degree with 2 years' experience in public relations, journalism, communications, business, marketing or a related field
Strong and demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and influence others
Ability to work in a matrix environment with multiple business functions
Strong team player and ability to work with the cross functional partners and senior management on all aspects of the business
Must have a strong passion for the NIKE brand and sports
Advanced knowledge of MS office applications.