Manager, Marketing & Communications

Updated: 2 days ago
Location: Kent Ridge,

Job Description

The role will be responsible for managing NUS Enterprise's publications and social media channels, as well as developing engaging content to promote our initiatives and the vibrant start-up community. The role will also be tasked to develop effective communication plans, creating high-quality content, and managing media relations to enhance our programmes' visibility and reputation.


1. Plan and manage the publications of NUS Enterprise

  • Manage the production and distribution of two core NUS Enterprise's publications for the start-up community and students.
  • Identify editorial lineup and work across business units to write, conduct interviews, and review articles for each issue of the publication.
  • Work with appointed vendors to see through the print and online production of the publication.
  • Proofread each publication issue prior to print and issuance.
  • Develop editorial strategy for print and online version of the publication in the near term, including sharing of relevant articles on social media channels and website.


2. Social Media Management

  • Oversee the development and implementation of social media strategy across multiple platforms (e.g., Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram).
  • Be always curious and work across business units to proactively identify and generate compelling content.
  • Create, curate, and publish high-quality, on-brand content (e.g., text, images, videos) for social media channels, aligned to content marketing strategy.
  • Produce and edit videos.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest social media trends, algorithms, and best practices. Analyse social media metrics and performance data, and use data-driven insights to implement new features and tactics to optimise content and drive engagement.


3. Marketing and Communications Planning and Implementation

  • Develop and implement marketing and communications strategies to promote programmes and initiatives of NUS Enterprise.
  • Write communication materials such as press releases, factsheets, speeches and marketing materials. This includes duties such as media monitoring and reporting.
  • Project management for various internal and external communications, including collateral development, digital and printed newsletters, videos etc. 
  • Manage media relations, including pitching story ideas, coordinating interviews and responding to media queries.
  • Collaborate with business units (eg. marketing, public relations, social media) to ensure consistent messaging and brand identity.
  • Drive branding/marketing campaigns where required.

  • Recognised Degree with at least 5 years experience in a Marketing & Communications role including publication, social media management and digital marketing.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to draft compelling and persuasive content.
  • Proficient in using and managing social media platforms (e.g., Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, TikTok) and content management tools.
  • Basic video editing skills, and able to use video-editing software (ie. Premiere Pro, Movie Maker, etc.). Able to operate a DSLR for photo and video taking.
  • Passion for social media and the ability to stay up-to-date with industry trends and best practices.
  • Strong project management and organisational skills, with the ability to juggle multiple tasks and deadlines.
  • Proven experience in media relations will be an advantage.
  • Creativity and a keen eye for visual design, with the ability to develop engaging content.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Singaporean only

More Information

Job Type: 2-year Contract

Location: Kent Ridge Campus

Organization: NUS Enterprise

Department : ETP - Administration

Job requisition ID : 24431

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