Account Director - Energy

London (Central), London (Greater)
Up to £50k
28 Jan 2019
28 Feb 2019
Full Time
Contract Type

One of the best known and well-respected global PR agencies is looking for an ambitious Account Director to join their high-calibre Energy team. This agency offers a fantastic working environment with state of the art, modern offices and brilliant training and progression opportunities

The agency offers fantastic opportunities to for career development under the guidance of some of the best in the industry and the successful candidate will gain exposure to high-profile international brands and campaigns. Working across a diverse portfolio of clients across renewable and traditional energy, power and utilities, transport, logistics and industrial tech. This role would suit a talented, organised and versatile SAM/AD/SAD looking to develop their career within a fast paced, high profile agency.

As Account Director your responsibilities will include;

  • Building up close relations with clients
  • Attending meetings with clients
  • Contributing pivotal insight to proposals, pitches and attending networking events.
  • Acting as senior counsel to clients, supporting the development of their communications strategies as a whole and overseeing all client contact
  • Providing leadership and guidance to colleagues whilst also identifying development and training opportunities for the team
  • Devising and delivering strategies to use social media/digital channels to deliver client objectives
  • Growing existing and winning new business, leading on pitches and networking for leads

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Strong PR experience in Energy
  • Excellent media relations skills with strong contacts in in national print and broadcast
  • The ability to manage large accounts and clients
  • Excellent client servicing and interpersonal skills
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills, as well as being proficient in word, excel and the use of databasing.

If you think you are the right candidate for this role, then please send your CV to

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