External Relations Manager

Kuala Lumpur - Bangsar

Responsibilities : Execution of communications strategy within the region: to work closely with the Communications Director in establishing communications priorities at market and regional levels.
  : Support in coordination of global communications campaign: to collaborate with communications consulting firms in ensuring efficiency of execution and reporting of multi market campaigns.
  : Stakeholder engagement: Engage with stakeholders to ensure that communications directions are aligned with overall organizational objectives.
  : Speaker Platforms: globally and locally to position RSPO as the voice of the industry.
  : Media Relations: to execute pre-developed media strategy in effectively positioning RSPO as the voice of the industry.
  : Development of communications materials & liaisons: Prepare communications materials; conference papers; press releases; announcements; newsletters, e-updates to stakeholders as well as liaise with media; and develop updates for the coverage, in coordination with the RSPO Communications Director.
  : Development of social media platforms.
  : Media tracking, analysis & response.
  : Liaise with member relations manager for necessary outreach.
  : Event management.
  : Support in the Communications & Claims Standing Committee.
  : Development of market data to convey externally.
  : Succession in process for future expanded responsibilities.
Requirement : Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor's Degree, Post Graduate Diploma, Professional Degree, Advertising/Media, Mass Communications or equivalent.
  : Required language(s): English
  : At least 8 year(s) of working experience in the related field is required for this position.
  : Applicants must be willing to work in Bangsar.
  : Preferably Managers specializing in Public Relations/Communications or equivalent.
  : Full-Time position(s) available.

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply online. Alternatively, you may write in providing resume with full details, including current and expected salaries, contact telephone numbers and a recent passport-sized photograph (n.r.) to rspo@rspo.org by 10 January 2013.

RSPO Secretariat
Unit A-33A-2,
Menara UOA Bangsar,
No.5 Jalan Bangsar Utama 1,
59000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.