Turner Broadcasting PR Coordinator - CNN in Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Posting Job Title PR Coordinator - CNN
Time Warner Division Turner
Cable/Broadcast Television Networks
Games – Development & Publishing
Area of Interest Communications/Publicity
Hong Kong - Hong Kong
Position Type Intern
Posting Job Description
The Turner Story
Turner is a division of Time Warner along with our sister companies, HBO and Warner Bros. We are better known as the folks who bring you CNN, Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Oh!k, truTV, TCM, TNT, Warner TV, Turner Sports and so much more! From cutting-edge breaking news stories, up-to-the-minute sports coverage, and the characters we grew up loving on to the shows we love today, Turner continues to be the gold standard in first class television programming and a demonstrated leader in digital content. At Turner, we believe diversity and inclusion are business imperatives so we’re looking for candidates from all backgrounds that can help us Re-imagine TV.
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About CNN International
CNN’s portfolio of news and information services is available in seven different languages across all major TV, digital and mobile platforms reaching more than 425 million households around the globe, including over 77 million across the Asia Pacific region. CNN International is the number one international TV news channel according to all major media surveys across Europe, the Middle East and Africa, the Asia Pacific region and Latin America and has a US presence which includes CNNgo. CNN Digital is a leading network for online news, mobile news and social media. CNN is at the forefront of digital innovation and continues to invest heavily in expanding its digital global footprint, with a suite of award-winning digital properties and a range of strategic content partnerships, commercialized through a strong data-driven understanding of audience behaviors. Over the years CNN has won multiple prestigious awards around the world for its journalism. CNN has 41 editorial offices and more than 1,100 affiliates worldwide through CNN Newsource. CNN International is part of Turner, a Time Warner company.
What will you be doing?
Distribute press releases/media alerts
- Distribute the press release to relevant APAC contacts
- Manage CNN media lists for distribution purposes
Understand the target audience of the press releases and pitch to relevant media Coverage reports
Monitor print and online media for CNN coverage
- Compile and distribute CNN coverage reports on a weekly basis
Compile and present post-campaign analysis reports Agency support
Manage communication between the team and PR agencies Research
Assist in research when preparing briefing notes for anchors / correspondents / executives Social Media
Working in consultation with the team, plan and execute campaigns on social media platforms including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter etc.
Continually monitor social media activity Others
Handle requests from other regions (EMEA, the U.S. and LATAM)
Handle administrative tasks such as invoices What do we require from you?
University degree in Communications or Public Relations
- Newly graduated or 1 year experience working in Communications/Public Relations
- Language: Excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese. Other Asian languages a plus.
- Excellent communication skills and resourcefulness in a fast-paced environment.
- Active user of the internet and well versed with social media platforms.
Strong proficiency in Microsoft (Office, Powerpoint and Excel). Some knowledge using Photoshop a plus. But wait, there’s more!
Part of the Time Warner family of powerhouse brands
- Cool benefits such as Summer Fridays
- More Fun, Less Fear, All In Culture
All applications may be considered for other suitable positions within the Time Warner Group.
All applications will be retained for a maximum period of one year. Turner International Asia Pacific Limited is an Equal Opportunity Employer A TimeWarner Company