Public Relations Intern

Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Jan 30, 2023
Feb 09, 2023
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Part Time
Position Overview

Support the APAC Public Relations lead to develop and execute media activity plans to build and protect reputation of MSCI in the APAC region

Scope of Responsibility

• Source and secure media coverage, interviews, byline placement, media briefing and media relations opportunities

• Build executive profiles to showcase MSCI solution capabilities, thought leadership and depth of bench

• Work with the wider Marketing team to ensure holistic approach with well-coordinated PR, social media, web, events and email campaign where appropriate

• Draft and create messages and content for executive briefing and media consumption

• Coordinate with external PR agency to achieve PR goals

• Track and report on media coverage

• Maintain PR calendar and spokesperson database

• Liaison with vendors including PR agencies, translation houses and multimedia firms

• English material translation to Chinese, and vice versa

• Other admin support on relevant duties

Specific Knowledge/Skills

• Strong organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple projects under tight deadlines

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English as well as Cantonese and Mandarin

• Excel and PowerPoint skills

• Ability to embrace and take ownership of projects

• Team player with a start-up mindset

• Experience in photo editing and multimedia production desirable

Desired Experience

Year 3 or final year undergraduate or postgraduate, with previous internship experiences in financial institutions or corporates.

Desired Qualifications

• Year 3 or final year university or postgraduate students

• Current study in Marketing, Communications, Public Relations or related fields

About MSCI and our teams

MSCI is a leading provider of critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community. With over 50 years of expertise in research, data and technology, we power better investment decisions by enabling clients to understand and analyze key drivers of risk and return and confidently build more effective portfolios. We create industry-leading research-enhanced solutions that clients use to gain insight into and improve transparency across the investment process.

Our values define the working environment we strive to create. We are inclusive, we champion bold ideas, we always pursue excellence, and always act with integrity. Personal accountability and responsibility are key to success, and we always work as a team to remain client centric.

At MSCI diversity is at our core and inclusion defines our culture. Our people are empowered to maximize their potential in an environment where all individuals are respected and encouraged to bring their authentic selves to work. We work, learn and grow together and we are committed to hiring and promoting qualified women, ethnic minorities and members of the LGBT+ community candidates, who have historically been underrepresented in financial services.

To learn more about life at MSCI please visit or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, Glassdoor.

To all recruitment agencies : MSCI does not accept unsolicited CVs/Resumes. Please do not forward CVs/Resumes to any MSCI employee, location or website. MSCI is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited CVs/Resumes.

MSCI Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is the policy of the Firm to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, disability, marital and civil partnership/union status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy/maternity leave), veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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