Senior Account Director/ Associate Director – Generalist

Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£60K
Posted
27 Sep 2016
Closes
27 Oct 2016
Ref
EG886398
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

An award-winning communications agency is looking for an individual who is currently working at Senior Account Director or Associate Director level to join their team. The agency works with a number of high-profile clients and prides itself on routinely beating the industry benchmarks. You will be working closely with an experienced team of top notch PR practitioners to develop creative communications strategies; the successful candidate will have a flexible approach to work and excellent attention to detail. You will be working on an exciting range of big-brand accounts, including a well-known social media platform.

As Senior Consultant, your responsibilities will include:

  • Working across a wide range of clients within the corporate communications and big-brand sectors
  • Managing client relationships and account teams, including producing and reviewing proposals and briefing papers
  • Delivering complex campaigns and projects, as well as managing pitch processes
  • Identifying new business opportunities and developing proposals for prospective new clients
  • Overseeing the work of account executives, researchers, and interns

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Proven experience  of working with big brands, across either the corporate or consumer sectors
  • Experience of working in  fast-paced agency environment
  • The ability to hit the ground running and manage a dynamic team
  • A natural interest in the technology sector with a knowledge of the latest trends
  • A good grasp of the political/regulatory landscape, with strong news judgement abilities
  • Proven experience pitching for new business, as well as driving forward client and new business work
  • Excellent writing skills, including the ability to produce reports and briefings

This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading international reputation management firm and work across a wide variety of brands and disciplines. If you would like to apply for this role, or for more information, please email Edwina@jflrecruit.com.