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Senior Account Director - entrepreneurial corporate and financial consultancy

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Recruiter
The Works
Posted
19 June 2013
Closes
12 July 2013
Ref
4153
Contact
Sarah Leembruggen
Location
London
Hours
Contract Type
Salary
to £60,000 + generous new business bonus

Further information

Overview:                                                                                     

Two years in and they are doing really well, based in smart mid-town offices, they have a great team of nine smart operators including social media experts.  They are now looking for an experienced Account Director with corporate and financial experience to oversee the clients to enable the two partners go out and bring in business.  They want someone who can manage all manner of creative corporate campaigns as well as an RNS statement being second nature, handle brokers and analysts and understand market feedback needed for pre-results planning.

The Company

The work is a mix of corporate campaigns (involving lots of writing) and financial communications where social media is integrated into campaigns.  Clients cross private equity, professional services, entrepreneurs, insolvency and headhunters with some FTSE 250 clients.  All the work so far has come from recommendation but now it’s time for the partners to get networking and grow the financial services, professional services business and a property portfolio.   

The Role

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

  • Lots of opportunity to grow and flourish for a creative communicator with exemplary client management skills and a flair for writing great content
  • You will be a big fish in a small pond working directly with the company owners, overseeing some really interesting work crossing corporate communications and financial PR
  • There is huge room for creative expression and to carve out a career for yourself

The Person

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

  • Working at Account Director level with some agency experience, this person will drive campaigns and have the ability to grow accounts organically
  • A strong writer with the ability to handle communications for quoted and unquoted companies
  • Some financial PR experience with the ability to cover deals
  • Corporate experience with the experience to write thought leadership campaigns and op-eds
  • Creative ideas person in order to executive thoughtful creative corporate campaigns
  • Passionate about news and the markets, degree calibre, super-efficient and accurate

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The Works

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