Pictet Wealth Management combines more than 200 years of Swiss banking heritage with global investment expertise. The Partner-owned financial service group offers a comprehensive service for wealthy individuals and families including discretionary and advisory investment solutions and family office services.
You will join the Group Communications team to lead Group Corporate Communications in Asia (with a focus on North-Asia and Greater China in particular as well as Singapore) :
Working closely with the local business lines, expand the awareness of the Pictet brand in Asia with paid, owned and earned activities.
Represent Group Communications functions in Asia ensuring a strong link to the head office.
Develop and lead a strategic communications and branding plan for Asia in collaboration with the business lines and Group Communications experts.
Protect the brand and reputation by working with the media as appropriate, monitoring and managing social media and advising the business lines and corporate functions.
Work closely with the local leadership of the business lines to support their internal and external communications needs.
Keep local business lines and corporate functions informed of key Group Corporate Communications (GCC) initiatives and implement as appropriate.
Keep GCC informed of major local initiatives and business developments.
Lead relationships with local media relations and brand building agencies.
Provide support and guidance to local business lines and corporate functions for corporate design, advertising, digital and social communications, corporate publications, corporate gifts and events.
Protect, support and enhance the corporate culture across the local business lines and corporate functions that will encourage management and employee engagement.
1 / Hard skills
Excellent command of Mandarin and English, with good writing skills in these languages. Cantonese a plus.
Good understanding of and experience in the Greater China communications market (media contacts, social media skills)
At least basic understanding of financial services
2 / Soft skills
Strong collaboration and bridge building skills
Excellent leadership skills and executive presence
3 / Qualifications and experience
Completed university degree
Minimum 5 years experience in corporate communications. More a plus.