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Associate, Corporate Affairs and Communications (Contract)


Singapore, SG

Job Function:  Corporate Communications
Job Type:  Contract
Req ID:  8302


The Corporate Affairs & Communications department is responsible for managing corporate affairs, branding and reputation, and all internal and external communications. It is GIC’s interface with key stakeholders, including the general public, media and employees.


We are reaching out to potential talents to join our Corporate Affairs and Communications team as an Associate (contract). You will be part of the team that protects and enhances GIC’s reputation with external stakeholders, who include our investing partners and media.


Your work will involve two parts,


Thought leadership, you will:


  • Be directly involved in the production and publication of thought leadership content in a variety of mediums (white papers, speeches, presentations, etc.), across a variety of channels including our digital platforms such as ThinkSpace, conferences, and flagship event platforms such as GIC Insights and Bridge Forum. Our engaging content enables various stakeholders to understand GIC, including the comparative advantages of the firm.
  • Work with investment teams to develop specific themes and topics the company should focus on.
  • Collaborate closely with team members to showcase GIC as a leading long-term global investor, thought leader and partner of choice by tapping media outreach and social channels.
  • Work on the GIC report editorial content.


Investment communications, you will:


  • Be part of the Corporate Communications team in the planning and disclosure of transaction announcements. Write, review and proof communications materials, as required. 
  • Contribute to reputation management activities and work with senior team members to provide value-add counsel to the investment teams in assessing reputation risks across multiple geographies and sectors. This will involve working with other internal teams such as Legal/Compliance and Tax and external deal advisors.
  • Support the development and execution of communication projects to engender an understanding of GIC. This includes the preparation and publication of the GIC Annual Report with responsibilities such as developing and tracking project timelines, writing and proofing related content.
  • Maintain strong working relationships with business/financial and trade media across channels and monitor and track media coverage in real-time to identify emerging issues, while pitching stories to the media.




  • Minimum bachelor’s degree in corporate communications, public relations or equivalent.
  • At least 2 years of writing and/ or project coordinating experience in a fast-paced, high-performing and large organization.
  • Experience in a communications agency, consulting or financial services environments highly preferred.
  • Knowledge and exposure in financial services and asset management industries, familiar with fronting investors such as sustainability and technology.
  • Passion for distilling complex information into compelling, concise content and produce targeted materials for a variety of audiences.
  • Proven attention to detail and accuracy even when managing multiple projects at once.
  • Strong time management and organizational skills; be self-motivated, flexible and proactive.

Our PRIME Values

Our PRIME Values

GIC is a values driven organization. GIC’s PRIME Values act as our compass, enabling us to fulfil our fundamental purpose and objectives. It is the foundational bedrock which governs our behaviors, our decision making, and our focus. It informs both our long-term strategy as a firm, and the way we relate to our Client, business partners and employees. PRIME stands for Prudence, Respect, Integrity, Merit and Excellence.