Managing Director | Strategic Communications | Singapore

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We provide our clients with a comprehensive view of strategic communications that leverages our integrated suite of services, including financial communications, corporate reputation, transaction communications and public affairs in all the major markets around the world.

Position Summary

FTI Consulting's Strategic Communications segment is seeking to hire an experienced communications practitioner to join a dynamic and growing team. The position is located in Singapore and the successful candidate will help steer the office's Corporate Communications, Financial Communications and Public Affairs practice areas.

The candidate should have a proven ability to both service client companies on a day-to-day basis and contribute to developing new business.

The candidate should also have excellent written and verbal communications skills and the ability to help manage junior team members and work with colleagues from a global network as a collegiate team player.

The candidate should be mature, results-oriented, and prepared to learn and utilise new approaches to communications as part of a global communications consultancy business.

What You'll Do:
  • Provides expert counsel to achieve critical business goals and maintain a high level of integrity in all situations.
  • Ensures all work undertaken by FTI professionals is in line with FTI's values, Code of Ethics and the Strategic Communications Rules of Practice and lives these commitments daily. (Additional information about FTI's values, Code of Ethics and the Strategic Communications Rules of Practice can be accessed here .)
  • Works with international colleagues to position FTI as a model of ethical behavior and integrity internally and in the marketplace.

Deliver to Clients
  • Own and manage client relationships and creatively prepare and deliver the client programme
  • Provide strategic advice to a portfolio of clients, manage accounts on a day-to-day basis and develop excellent relationships with clients
  • Developing planning documents across clients
  • Focus on client retention through exemplary service delivery
  • Deliver research and thought management proposal
  • Ensure client programmes are established and project plans are in place
  • Work alongside colleagues to ensure timescales and quality assurance are adhered to
  • Assist senior team members in creatively preparing and delivering the client programme

Build the Business
  • Seek new business opportunities and working closely with senior team in developing new business proposals
  • Proactively network with media and industry contacts, as well as potential clients

Team Management & Development
  • Partner with senior management in ensuring team processes are in place and regularly contribute ideas on ways to evolve these
  • Mentoring and training junior team members
  • Share industry and media insights across the team, based on journalist and industry contacts as well as thorough reading of the news

Basic Qualification:

  • University degree.
  • Track record of driving client programmes for large local and international clients.
  • New business development skills (strategy and proposal development, etc.).
  • Proven ability to win new business with local and international clients.
  • Ability to leverage existing relationships to drive new business development.
  • Media relations and crisis and issues management experience.
  • Experience coaching and developing more junior team members.
  • Excellent presentation and project management skills.
  • International communications agency experience is desirable.
  • Ability to work independently and manage own time.
  • A collegiate approach to working in a diverse team across the Asia region and globally.

#LI-PN1Apart from the well-structured career path and collaborative team environment, our employees enjoy a variety of perks and benefits. Our benefits include, but are not limited to:

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Comprehensive leave policy
  • Health care benefits including dependents
  • Education subsidy with study and examination leaves
  • Annual paid volunteer hours
  • Corporate matching for corporate charitable event donations
  • A variety of fresh fruits, snacks, and drinks

About FTI Consulting

What makes us unique? With more than 6,250 employees located in offices in every corner of the globe, we are the firm our clients call when their most important issues are at stake. Regardless of what level you are, you will have the opportunity to work alongside and learn from top experts in your field on high-profile engagements that impact history. Our culture is collaborative, and we value diversity, recognition, development and making a difference in our communities.

FTI Consulting is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange and has been recognized as a Best Firm to Work For by Consulting magazine and one of America's Best Management Consulting Firms by Forbes . For more information, visit and connect with us on Twitter ( @FTIConsulting ), Facebook and LinkedIn .

FTI Consulting is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, protected veteran status, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.

Job information

Firm: FTI Consulting

Location: Singapore