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Account Director - Consumer and Corporate

Central London£40,000 - £50,000

You will work with the MD and Senior Associate Directors to provide senior -level consultancy to clients, set client strategy, run and implement the PR programmes and drive strong results across all clients. You will lead a news savvy team to extract news-worthy data and stories within your own client portfolio to include:

 - Corporate profile raising programme for major London destinations including the West End and Victoria

 - A leading flagship CSR programme for the City of London

 - A leading insurance and financial services company

 - Global retail tourism experts operating in over 40 countries worldwide

 - A premier international retail football measurement company

 

Client Management

The chosen candidate will have strong budgetary control, will be adept at writing client-facing campaign proposals and have a hands-on responsibility in securing client buy-in and sign-off of programmes.

Team Management

Our growing team of smart, go-getting, creative media hounds are the life and soul of the agency. They are a big part of what makes life at this agency both fun and rewarding. You will demonstrate your instinctive knack for managing teams and developing individuals to achieve the best possible results for both the team and the client. You will inspire, mentor, teach, challenge and keep your teams motivated.

What we offer: A highly competitive salary and benefits in line with your position, a central London location in a buzzy and creative environment. The people who work here are tenacious, friendly team players, and eager and exhibit a ‘can-do’ attitude with doggedness. We value those who work hard, but we also make time to ‘play’ with a programme of fun team events throughout the year. We offer an environment in which you’ll be able to learn from the best – our staff receive training and personal development plans with regular input from a dedicated manager.

  Skills and Experience

  • 5 -10 years’ solid PR agency experience (in-house experience a bonus)
  • Desirable sector experience – lifestyle including destination and food brands, retail and b2c brands [BIG NAME BRANDS]
  • Well-honed experience in media pitching, people management, client management (at management level & upwards within the client company)
  • Strong project and budget management
  • Confident Presenter
  • Highly Creative
  • Excellent Communicator
  • A team player!