Singapore Organisation of Seamen is a trade union which represents seafarers in the local, regional and international maritime industry.  Through good industrial relations with employers, we seek to secure jobs and just rewards for all seafarers.

We invite you to be part of our team. Email us at

Research & Corporate Communications Manager


Media Relations

  • Formulate media relations strategies to enhance the positive profile of the Union and its subsidiary and ancillary organisation and respond to queries received from media



  • Govern the usage and application of corporate logos and templates
  • Content creation and management for media releases, presentations, speeches, reports, publicity materials, corporate websites and social media accounts
  • Manage the production of corporate collateral including corporate newsletter, reports to members and shareholders, corporate videos and other publicity collateral
  • Ensure contents of corporate websites, videos, social media and contact management system are current
  • Monitor publications and market information of related industry and provide timely feedback to management



  • Support corporate events and activities
  • Assist to take photos at events where required



  • Participate in Research and Corporate Communications Committee as assigned by the Executive Committee
  • Maintain corporate photos and videos



  • Field of Training. A good degree in relevant discipline covering areas such as Public Relations, Mass Communications, Journalism or Social Science.
  • Good understanding of integrated communications with knowledge and experience in multi-channel communications from traditional to digital media platforms and knowledge of digital media trends and tools will be an advantage.
  • Experience. At least 3 to 5 years’ relevant experience in corporate communications, media-handling and public relations. Experience in the maritime industry will be an advantage.
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office suites.
  • Ability to work with graphics and video editing software, such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom.
  • Excellent writing and oral communication skills. A strong flair for writing and speaking for:
  • Media relations
  • Corporate
  • Visits
  • Speaking opportunities
  • Editorial
  • Outgoing and warm personality, ability to constructively interact with people of all levels.
  • Strong collaboration skills. A team player with strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in cross-functional teams.
  • Ability to work independently and multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
  • Robust analytical skills. Posses good analytical skills to provide sound communication assessment and develop impactful communication strategies.


Interested applicants please submit a detailed resume with photograph and expected salary to:


We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.