Marketing Officer, Singapore (SIN-1772)
Region
East Asia
Country / Territory
Singapore
Location
Singapore
Department
Business Support Services
Job Category
Marketing
Pay Band
Pay Band 4
Vacancy Description
Contract: 6 month Fixed-Term Contract | Location: Singapore | Salary: Pay band 4 (from SGD 2,419 per month) | Start Date: As soon as possible | Deadline for Applications: 17 February 2019 (23.59 UK time)
 
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Marketing Officer, Singapore (SIN-1772)

 

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT/TEAM

Marketing at the British Council is a strategic function which drives awareness, understanding and engagement with us across our diverse audiences. We use insight, knowledge and analysis of our market and our customers to engage them with the British Council’s international cultural relations mission, our products and services in the most impactful and effective way. We lead the development of our brand and use our expertise to tell inspiring stories to enhance our global reputation, build lifelong relationships, engage our staff and prove the impact of what we do.

 

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING AND WHY

As the Marketing Officer, you will provide event, project and administrative support to a range of projects/activities thus, helping the team to deliver successfully to its goals.  The focus of your role will be on ensuring internal meetings and events and related travel and logistics are well-managed, people and programme knowledge and data is gathered, recorded and shared effectively. You will also have to regularly check if the internal SharePoint/TeamSite is up-to-date, marketing support documentation is registered and maintained at all times, and data is collated and cleansed as required.

 

WHAT IS INTERESTING ABOUT IT

You will have the opportunity to play a key role between Marketing team members and major stakeholder groups in East Asia. You will also be exposed in various works that improve the visibility and wider impact of Marketing through internal communications and co-ordination between the programme and wider British Council regional and global teams.

 

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

It is essential that you have an undergraduate degree and a minimum of one to two years of relevant work experience in project or programme management in NGO, not for profit, or enterprise. It is also preferred if you have an experience of working with Marketing and/or Corporate Communications teams.

 

NEXT STEPS

 

For more information please see Role profile and British Council Generic Behaviours

 

This is an interesting and absorbing role in which you can support us to build the awareness of the British Council in delivering to the needs of our customers.

 

ABOUT THE BRITISH COUNCIL

 

The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust.

 

Valuing diversity is essential to the British Council’s work. We aim to abide by and promote equality legislation by following both the letter and the spirit of it to try and avoid unjustified discrimination, recognizing discrimination as a barrier to equality of opportunity, inclusion and human rights.

 

All staff worldwide is required to ensure their behavior is consistent with our policies.

 

The British Council is a full member of Keeping Children Safe (KCS) and has achieved level 1 child safe certification. We believe that all children have the right to be protected from all forms of abuse as set out in article 19, UNCRC, 1989 and that every child matters - everywhere in the world. In line with the British Council's Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks including criminal record checks, in line with legal requirements.