Corporate Communications, China in Beijing at PayPal

Date Posted: 10/29/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Beijing
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/29/2019
  • Job ID:
    R0049357

Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 286 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

We are looking for a Senior Manager of Corporate Communications who will lead our China communications program; manage our reputation broadly and collaborate with colleagues around the globe. We need a strategic communicator with strong media relationships and a deep expertise in the country. We are looking for a creative thinker, strong writer, experienced collaborator and flawless executor who will bring their capabilities and energy to our growing team. Based in Beijing, native Mandarin speaker.

Senior Manager, Corporate Communications for PayPal China 

Based in Beijing 

The Corporate Communications team at PayPal is responsible for sharing the company’s compelling story and strong business performance to key stakeholder groups including business and trade media, influencers, industry analysts, investors and customers. We partner closely with diverse internal teams such as Investor Relations, Government Relations, Legal, Corporate Strategy, Human Resources and Finance to build programs that communicate our vision, explain our strategy and enhance our corporate reputation. 

We are looking for a Senior Manager of Corporate Communications who will lead our China communications program; manage our reputation broadly and collaborate with colleagues around the globe. We need a strategic communicator with strong media relationships and a deep expertise in the country. We are looking for a creative thinker, strong writer, experienced collaborator and flawless executor who will bring their capabilities and energy to our growing team.

This role calls for someone who is a self-starter and is confident working independently, but can also build strong collaborative relationships with our global communications team. Exceptional relationships with media and experience in public affairs is a requirement. Reporting to the Senior Director of Corporate Communications, this high-profile, high-opportunity position will have the chance to help shape our reputation as we expand our presence in China. 
 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Direct China communications strategies, plans and execution for corporate announcements, M&A initiatives and Business Development announcements.
  • Manage and contribute to global cross-functional teams, including employee communications, investor relations, government relations, corporate strategy and country managers for strategy and execution of news and issues. 
  • Create and manage domestic China executive visibility for PayPal leadership
  • Strategy and management of Chinese corporate social media platforms and content.

The preferred candidate will have:

  • At least 8+ years of communications experience. Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree.
  • Fluent in Mandarin and English
  • Public affairs and issues management with experience working with local regulatory agencies
  • Preferred background in financial services


We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at paypalglobaltalentacquisition@paypal.com.

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