Associate Director, Corporate and Business Communications

Standard Chartered Bank



  • Implement a full range of communications strategies, including corporate, business, executive and crisis, mandates with a view to enhance Standard Chartered Hong Kong’s reputation and brand.
  • Develop and foster strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders, especially media.
  • Manage social media
  • Good understanding of the Bank businesses, products as well as capabilities, dynamics and potential issues affecting the firm and the banking industry.


  • Support the CEO and senior executives of Standard Chartered Hong Kong in various media engagements from developing speaking point and media FAQs to media handling.
  • Support the Bank’s external profile and narrative building by crafting compelling content, lining up interviews, developing press materials.
  • Engage and align key messages with different internal and external stakeholders including staff, investors, media, community, regulators.
  • Work closely with the Bank’s Group Corporate Affairs team to deliver Group’s communications objectives and ensure alignment of local communications with those of the Group.
  • Manage the Bank’s social media content and accounts
  • Provide support on issues management especially during crisis situations. Mitigate reputational risk by monitoring/managing social and mainstream media with an anticipatory approach and right judgement call.

Regulatory & Business Conduct

  • Display exemplary conduct and live by the Group’s Values and Code of Conduct.
  • Take personal responsibility for embedding the highest standards of ethics, including regulatory and business conduct, across Standard Chartered Bank. This includes understanding and ensuring compliance with, in letter and spirit, all applicable laws, regulations, guidelines and the Group Code of Conduct.
  • Lead to achieve the outcomes set out in the Bank’s Conduct Principles
  • Effectively and collaboratively identify, escalate, mitigate and resolve risk, conduct and compliance matters.

Other Responsibilities

  • Embed Here for good and Group’s brand and values, Perform other responsibilities assigned under Group, Country, Business or Functional policies and procedures; Multiple functions (double hats)

Our Ideal Candidate

  • Bachelor Degree in Communications, Public Relations, Journalism or related disciplines
  • A minimum of 8 years’ relevant work experience, preferably in media relations and social media management, public relations
  • Good command of English and Chinese languages, both spoken and written
  • Sound knowledge of different media platforms
  • Strong stakeholder engagement, influencing and negotiation skills
  • Experience in putting forward the company position with internal and external stakeholders
  • Excellent organisational skills, ability to prioritise and manage multitude of issues simultaneously

Role Specific Technical Competencies

  • Professional background in Public Relations or Communications with minimum 10 years experience gained within media/PR agency and corporate communications of multinational company.
  • Good communication and presentation skills, including good written and spoken English and Cantonese.
  • Maturity and credibility to liaise with and influence individuals at the senior levels, including senior management of the Bank. 
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