Communications Manager, IT & Digital (1-year contract)

Date:  06-Jun-2022
Job Req ID:  1786
Company:  John Swire & Sons (H.K.) Limited


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John Swire & Sons (H.K.) Limited


A highly-diversified and global corporation, the Swire Group’s businesses encompass property, aviation, beverages and food chain, as well as marine and trading & industrial activities. Its core businesses are mainly focused in Asia, with its key operations in Hong Kong and the Chinese Mainland. Within Asia, Swire's activities come under the Group's publicly quoted arm, Swire Pacific Limited, which is the major shareholder in two Hong Kong listed companies: Swire Properties and Cathay Pacific Airways.


John Swire & Sons (H.K.) Limited is the holding company of the publicly-listed conglomerate, Swire Pacific Ltd.  Our IT & Digital section is inviting candidates to apply for the following position:

Communications Manager, IT & Digital (1-year contract)

This role develops all internal and external communication from IT & Digital team to ensure message is consistent and engaging to end users. He or she facilitates a culture of self-service and self-solve, as well as shares impact and benefits of advanced technologies. The job holder also applies data and analytic insights to evolve communications strategy and tactics.



  • Prepare and review operational notices and processes to ensure it is easy to understand and executable
  • Design and create user guides about different IT components for end users
  • Collect feedback and data analytics, and proactively revise communications for different channels and formats
  • Gather updates and stories to prepare regular internal newsletters 
  • Partner with Communication & Engagement Business Partner, for development of internal communication strategy and planning, and communication to colleagues
  • Deliver training and briefings as required


  • Bachelor’s degree or above in Information Management, Business, or related discipline
  • 8 years’ relevant experience in creating written and video content in different media
  • Proven record of utilizing content management systems such as Wordpress and Unily
  • Sound knowledge of technologies and effective applications in commercial sector
  • Excellent writing and storytelling skills
  • Attention to details, adaptive and a drive for continuous improvement   
  • Good communication skills in both spoken and written English and Chinese. Putonghua is desirable
  • Part-time availability (at least 3 days a week) will also be considered



At Swire, we are committed to creating an inclusive and supportive working environment for all our people regardless of their age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, relationship, family status, disability, race, ethnicity, nationality, religious or political beliefs. We believe in creating an environment where people feel comfortable at work and are able to realise their full potential.


We offer a competitive package to the right candidate. If you meet the qualifications and are interested in this position, you can send your application by clicking ‘Apply Now’. We will contact all shortlisted candidates.


The Swire group is an equal opportunity employer. All applications will be used exclusively for selection purposes and handled confidentially by authorised personnel only. Your application may also be considered for other suitable positions within the Swire group (please indicate clearly on your application if you would not like to be considered for other positions within the group.) Following the data privacy ordinance, all unsuccessful applications will be destroyed after an appropriate time.