Senior Manager, Public Relations Jobs in Ar Rayyān at Agoda
Title: Senior Manager, Public Relations
Location: Ar Rayyān
Agoda is an online travel booking platform for accommodations, flights, and more. We build and deploy cutting-edge technology that connects travelers with more than 2.5 million accommodations globally. Based in Asia and part of Booking Holdings, our 4,000+ employees representing 90+ nationalities foster a work environment rich in diversity, creativity, and collaboration. We innovate through a culture of experimentation and ownership, enhancing the ability for our customers to experience the world.
Get to Know our Team:
The Marketing Team of Agoda is a world leader in online marketing. This department is highly data-driven and focused on developing at-scale marketing programs that improve the lifetime value of Agoda customers through measurable marketing programs and channels. The team co mbines a blend of talents from the best analysts, marketing strategists, data scientists and brand specialists in the world . The marketing leadership at Agoda ha s deep experience in data science, product, strategy, and other marketing fields and have built an organization that thrives on data, creative ideas, and technology. The Marketing Team also fosters a great learning environment. You will be able to learn and grow by working closely with experts from a variety of backgrounds from all over the world.
The global PR function is responsible for building and protecting Agoda’s reputation as a trusted and innovative brand with partners and consumer worldwide. Our PR team oversees 10+ managed markets, supporting verticals to help share the Agoda story. The person who fills this PR Manager role will be central to making us even better as part of an international, results focused PR team. We move fast and leveraging all channels to reach our audiences. You’ll be able to make a difference quickly, contributing ideas and shaping our thinking.
The role will be in Bangkok.
In this Role, you’ll get to:
Shaping and defining the PR strategy to elevate Agoda’s visibility in markets across Asia Pacific and beyond
Managing multi market agency teams to deliver measurable consumer, corporate and B2B content
Ideating scalable content to keep Agoda in the news leveraging a combination of data, product, campaign and corporate news
Keeping a finger on the pulse of breaking news, spotting trends and other editorial/content opportunities for Agoda, what makes the news and how to create that narrative
Problem solving to develop creative media relations strategies, while also being analytical and measurement driven
Providing input for the Agoda global team drafting pitches, media briefings, Q&As as well as generating campaign ideas
Responding to global media enquiries and maintaining the Agoda press office
Managing and counselling stakeholders throughout Agoda who require PR support
What you’ll Need to Succeed:
Creative thinking and an all-round make-it-happen team attitude
Minimum of eight years of PR experience in traditional and digital teams, advantageous if experience is in both an agency and in-house setting. Must already be at Manager level
Strong story-telling experience to consumer, corporate and B2B audiences
Demonstrable experience of an integrated approach to PR (content, social media, influencers, media partnership etc.)
Strong media contacts; sound knowledge of influencers and non-traditional channels
Great English writing, editing and proof-reading skills.
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