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Senior Account Director - fast-track promotion and solid training structure (5138)

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5138

Salary
£50,000 - £65,000/annum + bonus

Location
London

Job Type
Permanent

Posted
09 October 2018


This leading PR consultancy is is known in the field of the asset management and financial services sector and they are looking for an Senior Account Director with a proven and demonstrable track record in delivering a broad range of work within asset management, investment trusts, instituational and wealth management.

The Company

Based in smart offices in central London the real appeal of this PR consultancy is the opportunity to work in an area of expertise within a completely un-silo’d environment and teams built for clients from all disciplines.  This ‘one company’ structure will give you the opportunity to stretch beyond your current area of focus into other comms areas. There is a family feel and people get on really well and form long term friendships.  There is opportunity to go after things and build on skills, working across a variety of disciplines if there is appetite.  Benefits include yoga classes, sports teams and a strong ethos of promotion from within.

The Role 

Key challenges and opportunities in this Senior Account Director- financial communications role:

  • Collaborate under the expert leadership of a senior team to drive forward the agency's communications initiatives forward
  • Deepend your skills across corporate communications, change communications, public affairs, public policy and internal communications – this will improve your skills ready to move in-house one day
  • Take ownership of some really exciting and major league accounts within financial and professional services
  • Work at pace in a team with momentum to drive forward the agencies growth trajectory
  • Take advantage of the solid training structure provided and expand your skills in the ‘modern’ investment world
  • Work directly and often at times be a primary contact for key clients

The Person

 Key attributes and experience for this Senior Account Director – financial communications role:

  • Relevant financial communications experience, most recently in agency, running day to day accounts
  • A background in financial PR (across capital markets) or corporate communications with a strong understanding of financial and professional services
  • A confident communications professional who is able to work both independently and as part of a team
  • A natural communicator with the ability to communicate professionally, articulately and diplomatically with high profile stakeholders
  • An ambitious individual who is seeking a role that will offer rare levels of autonomy
  • Strategic thinker with the ability to grasp complex concepts and distil them relevantly

To be considered for this Senior Account Director – financial communications role 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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