We’re seeking a senior account director or associate director to work for a top 10 global PR agency on their biggest and longest standing global account. All the team who work on this account – LOVE this business and they say they are the most engaging account to work for. This hire has come about due to increase in global work.
The successful candidate will manage activity across a minimum of two of the agencies most important 6 lines of business – of which they play a lead role across the team of marketing agencies. The role is likely to include some foreign travel. Overseeing a team of 5, reporting into a Director.
Product focussed B2B comms expertise, big brand experience preferred
Experience in oil & gas / energy sectors would be an asset but not essential, likewise knowledge of franchised business model
Pan-EMEA press office experience and toolkit development desirable
Ability to make PR voice heard in large group of communications agencies
Gravitas in senior client interactions, strong consultancy skills
Strong team management & mentoring skills
Flair & interest for (largely technical) writing
Social media savviness
In return they offer a base of £50-£70k depending level, excellent bonus, pension, dental, health, 25 days holiday, casual dress code, phone laptop + expense account. They also offer a personal development plan and take employee engagement very seriously, and offer lots of support and great team within an amazing culture.