Monday , April 15 2024

HSBC Jobs in Leeds – Media Relations Manager

Website HSBC

Job Description:

At first direct we are here to help our customers live more and worry less. That’s why we’re available 24/7, 365 days a year. Amazing customer service comes from our people, but they’re not just any people, they are people people. They’re passionate, dedicated, and ready to go above and beyond always keeping our customers at the heart of everything they do, our personality shines through every time we connect with our customers. We love talking about our great digital channels and how easy banking with first direct is so if this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you.

We believe that our workforce should reflect our customer base therefore we want to build a team that is as diverse as our customers. We’ll adapt your working pattern around the business demands, you and your life, making sure we have the right balance, and yes, we absolutely do offer a homeworking capability for those that would enjoy it.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work collaboratively with communications teams in HSBC UK, particularly on preparation for financial calendar events.
  • Drive first direct’s reputation and positioning on media issues across the bank
  • Manage external communications and lead on and handling reputational media issues
  • Sufficient credibility to represent first direct with key media at senior levels.
  • Strong presentation skills with understanding of board level requirements.
  • Deliver a proactive media relations strategy that is aligned to first direct’s strategy
  • Handle incoming media enquiries, issues and crisis management, and to ensure escalation is managed in an appropriate and timely manner

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of the financial service industry and global marketplace advantageous.
  • Experience in media relations.
  • Proven ability to deal with ambiguity and pressurised situations.
  • Proven ability to produce clear, engaging narrative.

Job Details:

Company: HSBC

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Leeds, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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