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Account Manager at the world’s largest full-service communications consultancies

Central LondonCompetitve Salary

Our client is one of the world’s largest full-service communications consultancies. Due to continued successful expansion they are looking to grow their public affairs team with the addition of a talented consultant at Account Manager level. The role will involve working on a varied portfolio of world renowned clients, across multiple industry sectors.

The role will include:

  • Providing strategic and tactical political advice to a portfolio of high profile clients.
  • Developing recommendations, ideas, and strategic responses to client situations with internal account teams.
  • Developing new business leads and assist with the implementation of client key stakeholder programmes.
  • Being an ambassador for the company at and actively seek opportunities to network by participating in relevant events and forums.
  • Inspiring, mentor and motivate junior team members.
  • Initiating ideas for marketing activities.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience in public affairs either with an agency/in-house/political experience and a proven track record in client relationship management.
  • An in-depth understanding of the workings of the political and policy environment.
  • An ability to analyse legislation and its impact on stakeholders.
  • Strong media contacts across national media, particularly in tier 1 business.
  • Experience negotiating client challenges and resolving to client/agency’s satisfaction.
  • Demonstrated a first-class presentation and inter-personal skills.
  • Skills at mentoring and developing junior members of the team.
  • Eligibility to work in the UK is a must.

The agency offers excellent benefits, with the opportunity to gain valuable experience across a variety of sectors. If you have the skills and experience for this position, please email you CV to Imogen Eldergill-Storm at imogen@jflrercuit.com

19 September 2013
19 October 2013
IES883786
Government
Account Manager
Full Time
Permanent