Assistant Communication Manager

5 days left

Qatar (QA)
06 Sep 2016
04 Oct 2016
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It takes a special kind of person to work at Shangri-La:

Someone with an eye for details and the skills to perform;

Someone with an attitude to deliver and a passion to delight.

Are you Shangri-La?


What are our expectations from you?

Public Relations

  • Drafts hotel press releases
  • Distributes  newsworthy  hotel  press  releases  to  local  media  onward  media distribution via Shangri-La’s global PR network.
  • Organizes the logistics for visiting press groups. Develops customised and interesting trip itinerary based upon media interests and needs.
  • Ensures press kits are readily available and up-to-date and posted to the Hotel Press Room.
  • Assists the Director of Communications in implementing activities pertaining to public relations.


Social Media

  • Manages Hotel’s social media and develops a content strategy to raise awareness of the brand and the hotel and to increase fan engagement level.
  • Fully   utilises   social   media   channels   and   digital   PR   tools   to   expand   PR   and   marketing communications’ reach and to secure coverage.
  • Develops  story  angles  and  creates  creative  content  for  day-to  day  postings  on  social  media channels.
  • Utilises social media analytics to identify trends, competitor benchmarks and story angles.



  • Creates articles, newsletters and other promotions and marketing paraphernalia for the hotel.
  • Manages the monthly e-Newsletter
  • Database management
  • Assists during hotel photo and video shoots
  • Manages budgets and expenses

Other duties

  • Produces monthly and quarterly activities reports
  • Oversee the printing of hotel collateral for F&B, Rooms and any other division as needed


What talents profile are we targeting?

  • Undergraduate college degree with at least 2 years’ experience in a similar position in public relations or related field
  • Excellent communication skills in English (oral and written)
  • Strong Administration skills
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Has experience managing expenses and budgets
  • Understanding of media (traditional, online and social)
  • Has high attention to details
  • Pro-active and has the passion to do the job
  • Experience in hospitality or luxury market is highly desirable
  • Graphic design and photography experience is preferred