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GM China Media Relations Specialist

  • Location
    • Shanghai, Shanghai
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted

Description

Work Arrangement

  • This role requires an employee to be onsite on a full time basis.

The Role

  • Develop and implement media relations strategies to support GM’s business objectives in China and tell GM’s positive stories to a diverse audience

What You’ll Do

  • Build and maintain strong relationships with key media outlets, journalists, and influencers through proactive and “show not tell” engagement
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for media inquiries and coordinate responses in a timely and accurate manner
  • Manage in-house media database and use data analytics to guide relationship management and measure communications’ impact
  • Provide strategic advice to crisis management, ensuring accurate and consistent communications with media

Additional Description

Your Skills & Abilities (Required Qualifications)

  • A bachelor's degree or above in Journalism, Public Relations, or a closely related field
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in media relations or news reporting on the automotive beat
  • Profound knowledge of China’s automotive industry and media landscape
  • Proven track record of generating earned media coverage and managing high-impact media relationships

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