Working at Dezan Shira & Associates is about growth. That means developing skills, making a difference, and achieving goals to help colleagues and clients reach new heights.

Marketing Associate at UK and Ireland Desk

Location: China, Shanghai
Function: Marketing
Role: Associate

Full time

Location: Shanghai (other locations in Asian locations where DSA has offices can be also considered)

Full time position.

Job description:

  • Provide marketing support to UK & Ireland Desk team under the business development strategy in the UK & Ireland including ( but not limited) :
    • Coordinate and maintain partner relationships independently and proactively identify new opportunities;
    • The role will include direct communication with senior management at the partners through conference call or email communication;
    • Track, maintain and analyze the deliverables under various marketing initiatives and define the approach for improvement;
    • Research on the leading industries, associations and other networks in UK & Ireland market and proactively approach for marketing opportunities; and
    • Lead and organize marketing campaigns and events in UK & Ireland.
  • Compose marketing collaterals, promotional flyers and brochures in coordination with colleagues
  • Promote the firm’s thought leadership in the area of foreign direct investment in Asia
  • Attend local networking events and build up new business connections
  • Assist with digital marketing support in terms of marketing content creation
  • Manage distribution channels of Asia Briefing publications in UK & Ireland to improve readership and enlarge audience base
  • Manage assistants as they assist with major projects and perform routine tasks,

Requirements to desired candidates:

  • 1-2+ years’ experience in marketing, media, or public relations
  • Bachelor’s degree in business or marketing or a related field
  • Strong understanding of content and digital marketing,
  • Experience in legal and tax business environment in Asia is not mandatory but ability to learn fast on the technical aspect of FDI in Asia as required for successful marketing;
  • Excellent communication skills in spoken and written business English;
  • Strong initiative to lead new marketing efforts independently, creative approach and result oriented;
  • Ability to multi-task and work independently under tight deadlines;
  • Willingness to travel in the region;
  • Native English speaker;
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; other design software tools is a plus;
  • Strong motivation for continuous learning and growing to Marketing Executive under UK & Ireland Desk to lead the entire direction in the future; and
  • Ability to work with multinational team from different backgrounds and cultures.



  • Competitive salary and career advancement opportunities
  • Opportunity to grow into Marketing Executive;
  • Being part of a well-known and expanding organization in Asia
  • Practical experience for managing and developing market strategy with frontiers and partners;
  • Flexibility in conducting new campaigns and projects
  • Experience working in highly motivated and engaged international team

For candidates who haven’t graduated from Chinese Universities, it is a must to have at least 2 years of experience for working visa in China.

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