About You

The PR Manager is responsible for overseeing and managing public relations and corporate communications initiatives with the media for the Carsome Group and Carsome Malaysia. The duties include overseeing a team of public relations professionals to delegate tasks, writing and editing of press releases, organize media events, pitch and evaluate interview opportunities and speaking engagements.

Your Day-to-Day

Fully manage all aspects of PR work, including but not limited to:

  • Media materials (press releases, briefing documents, speeches, reports, etc.)
  • Media queries, media interviews and spokespeople management
  • Media monitoring
  • Thought leadership projects (spokespeople speaking engagements, surveys, media content syndication, etc.)
  • PR campaigns / activities, media events
  • Develop creative and effective approaches to overcome communication challenges
  • Develop, manage and execute strategic communications framework
  • Identify, track and manage performance metrics for all communications efforts
  • Any other matters assigned as business requirements evolve

Your Know-How

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations, Mass Communications or related fields
  • Minimum 6 years of experience in public relations, corporate communications or strategic communications roles, with minimum 2 years of managerial experience
  • Clear and concise communications skills, both written and verbal, in English & Bahasa Malaysia (Mandarin will be an added advantage)
  • A solid grasp of the Malaysian media landscape
  • Good research, organisational and time management skills
  • Self-motivated, resourceful and detail-oriented
  • Possess a high sense of responsibility and ownership
  • Able to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment with tight timelines
  • Able to lead and train a team