Associate Director

London
Up to £70K + bens
18 Feb 2014
18 Mar 2014
Full Time
Permanent

Our client is a leading international full service agency with a reputation for excellence; in client service, quality of work and staff development.  They currently have a new opportunity available for a vastly experienced Associate Director to join their award-winning UK Corporate, Financial and Public Affairs Practice, with a focus primarily on financial Public Affairs working closely with one of their highest grossing global FS clients.

You will have responsibility for a key area of business, providing expert senior counsel in your specialist industry sector; developing strategy and delivering fully integrated campaigns.  Your leadership skills will also be utilized as you manage a team, leading and developing others to achieve.

You will possess first class public affairs expertise, a strong political network (any party) and some FS client experience is preferred.  Knowledge of the interaction between EU and Member State level legislative process and regulation is also key.  Previous agency experience at a mid/senior level also relevant (including leading on / winning new business and managing others).

This is a really excellent career opportunity, working as No. 2 to the practise Head.  It could really elevate the right candidate into a well-respected position within the financial PA space; giving you the chance to get under the skin of a global leading brand.