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Associate Director - want more autonomy? A place where you CAN make Director (5111)



£70,000 - £85,000/annum + bonus + excellent benefits

Greater London

Job Type

12 March 2018

This corporate communications team is housed in a well-respected, global entrepreneurial agency.  You will be part of a large team who drive content led campaigns and have a flair for creativity to inspire b2b and b2c audiences.  They have clear career paths so if you want to be a Director, then this will firmly be on their agenda.    They have an impressive portfolio of banking, insurance, consumer finance, asset management, technology, crowd funding and fin tech clients and is looking for a seasoned Associate Director to develop strategy and lead teams.  They will love your analytical abilities, creative ideas and enthusiasm towards new business to help build revenue too.  

The Company

This leading international PR consultancy specialises in corporate communications campaigns and is known for its entrepreneurial, fast-paced culture and impressively low-turnover.  With top tier clients in the asset management, insurance, private equity, fin tech, insurance and more, you will become an expert at developing and building corporate brands with research at the heart of campaigns.  Everyone comes out of a first stage interview excited and inspired by their people, their unique way of working and their rather smart office! 

The Role 

Key challenges and opportunities for this corporate Associate Director:

  • Working closely with the content team you will be able to develop creative strategies and deliver exciting campaigns with a thought-leadership approach
  • Utilise your analytical skills to distil large amounts of research and devise creative stories for primarily institutional financial services clients
  • You will be managing clients from day one so you must love exposure, getting stuck in and be able to handle major accounts across institutional financial services and consumer finance ideally
  • Rise to the challenge of bringing in new business together with the supportive team
  • Manage ambitious team members in this matric structure
  • Work in an ‘adult’ culture with training at the heart of their ethos

The Person


Key attributes and experience for this corporate Associate Director:

  • You will ideally have corporate PR agency expertise although in-house will be considered too – financial services experience is a must and ideally both b2b and some b2c experience  
  • Likely to be working as an Associate Director in an agency or a Senior PR Manager in-house
  • The ability to hit the ground running in terms of understanding the issues in the asset management and insurance would be wonderful
  • Analytical/numerate abilities and strong writing skills to deliver content led campaigns and find the creative angles on data to turn research into reports is what they want
  • You must bring enthusiasm for new business
  • Fast learners and strong relationship builders fit in brilliantly into the team

To be considered for this corporate Associate Director- please click to apply.

For more details on this role and similar roles, contact Sarah Leembruggen on 020 7559 6597 or sarah@the-works.co.uk, or visit our website for our newest in-house and agency positions -


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