Careers at Evident

Project Manager – Corporate and Public Affairs

Evident is looking for a Project Manager with traditional and digital PR experience. The Project Manager will directly service clients from B2C and B2B industries. He/she will collaborate with the team to create compelling narratives and thoughtful campaigns in across sectors. The Project Manager reports to the Associate Director for Corporate and Public Affairs.

If you love starting conversations, affecting positive change, and creating real-world solutions, connect with hiring@evident.ph

Who we are:

A team of diverse backgrounds yet collaboration is at the core of who Evident is. We play to win, delivering transformative and purposeful communications to our stakeholders. We think and thrive – find out how we can strategize together at http://evident.ph/

Job Description

Key Responsibilities

Client Servicing 

  • Serve as the primary point of contact between the client and the agency to ensure that projects are started on time and delivered on spec
  • Proactively identify ways to make the best use of client’s marketing and PR budgets 
  • Provides strategic and tactical recommendations as needed
  • Report pick-ups and relevant competitor and industry news 
  • Lead the weekly/bi-weekly meetings with clients 
  • Write contact reports and update project trackers 

Cross-Functional Collab

  • Write strategy briefs and job requests for other Evident shared service units 

Media Relations

  • Create seeding kits and manage their digital and physical distribution 
  • Connect, coordinate, and maintain relationships with KOLs and influencers and their respective managers 
  • Update the media database on a monthly basis

Editorial Servicing  

  • Research for, write, and edit press releases, speeches, concept notes, and position papers
  • Coordinate with publications for the conceptualization and production of branded content

Strategy Development 

  • Help identify and track trends in the sector that may affect the client 
  • Help identify trends/changes in communication platforms that may affect the delivery of client’s messages 
  • Assist in the creation of PR and digital roadmaps 

New Business development 

  • Assist, and occasionally lead, the development of pitches 
  • Assist or lead in the development of cost proposals 
  • Conduct scoping and exploratory meetings 

Other tasks, duties, or responsibilities that may be assigned by the immediate supervisor 

You’d be a great fit if you:

  • Are driven and curious–willing to learn, unlearn, and explore many perspectives 
  • Relish the fun that comes with problem-solving
  • Are collaborative in nature but also capable of working independently –  a communication professional with a strong sense of accountability and flexibility
  • Love starting conversations, simplifying complex problems, and writing  narratives 
  • Are a goal-setter and a resourceful go-getter 
  • Display an innovative attitude when accomplishing tasks and approaching goals 
  • Develop a close working relationship with other team members in a WFH and physical setting
  • Have a sense of honesty, integrity, and confidentiality in the conduct of responsibilities 
  • Proactively identify ways to improve team efficiency
  • Commit to continuous learning and development
  • Stay abreast of trends in digital marketing, lifestyle, and related fields

Qualifications and Skills

  • 2-3 years of PR agency experience with both traditional and digital PR experience preferred
  • Detail-oriented writer and communicator
  • Excellent project and event management skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Possessing a good understanding of lifestyle accounts is preferred
  • Applicants with more years of experience may be considered for a Senior Associate role.

What’s Next?

For interested applicants, please send a copy of your comprehensive CV and cover letter to hiring@evident.ph