IHG Brand Public Relations Manager - Australasia & Japan I Sydney based in Sydney, Australia

Brand Public Relations Manager - Australasia & Japan I Sydney based

Job Number R149730

Hotel Brand: IHG Corporate

Europe, Middle East, Asia & Africa - Australia - New South Wales - Sydney


About us

InterContinental Hotels Group are one of the world's leading hotel companies. Present in around 100 countries, we have over 160 million guests staying in 785,544 rooms in more than 5,300 hotels per year. You'll know our hotel brands. They are some of the best known and most popular in the world - InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts, Hotel Indigo, Staybridge Suites, Candlewood Suites, EVEN Hotels and HUALUXE Hotels and Resorts as well as Kimpton Hotels. All of these brands work together towards our goals of creating Great Hotels Guests Love. This is a mission that's seen us go from strength to strength ” with more rooms in an ever-growing portfolio of hotels across more and more locations. Which makes this an incredibly exciting time to become part of the team. Due to growth and expansion in this region were looking for a brilliant Brand PR Manager for Australasia and Japan (AUAJ), this role will be based in Sydney. In this role you will develop and deliver PR campaigns for all IHG brands across Australasia and Japan to deliver cut-through consumer PR that increases awareness and preference. Including:- Focus on big ideas for brand PR that wins the hearts and minds of consumers, and set our brands apart from the competition Develop and manage the AUAJ PR calendar Lead the development and enable the implementation of external PR activity across AUAJ to deliver global brand objectives, working alongside team members across GCA. Daily management of an agency network to ensure alignment, consistency, efficiency, effectiveness and value for money. Establish positioning platforms and key messaging that differentiate our brands and makes them locally relevant whilst delivering global requirements. Training, advice and support to key management as required. Subject matter expert on ˜great PR Effective reporting, performance data and analytics to measure PR ROI Establish and maintain media relationships with media outlets

Your day to day

You will have a Bachelors or Masters degree preferably in a relevant field of work or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience in the hospitality - Excellent English and any further languages (ideally Japanese) would be valuable, though not essential. Along with at least five years experience in external communications, preferably in an international business. Experience of working within a complex business with a range of stakeholders with different needs and with senior people; experience of agency management and strong writing skills with the ability to work to tight deadlines and juggle multiple projects. In return, we'll give you a competitive benefits package including salary, discounted accommodation worldwide and the opportunity to progress your career with IHG. You'll have the chance to work with a great team of people, and most importantly, we'll give you Room to be yourself. So, what's your passion? Please apply on-line and tell us how you can bring your individual skills to IHG. To find out more about us or any other jobs with IHG please go to www.careers.ihg.com IHG is an equal opportunity employer