Account Director - Corporate Comms

Central London
c. £45k+
11 Jan 2013
11 Feb 2013
Account Director
Full Time
Contract Type

Account Director – Corporate Comms
Central London
c. £45k+

The Company

Our client is an award winning agency that delivers insightful, focused and strategic communications campaigns. As part of a wider communications group, they specialise in corporate communications, CSR, financial services and public affairs.

The Role

This Account Director role involves working across a range of accounts in different industry sectors (including legal, property, oil & gas) and will suit someone who enjoys working in a forward thinking, fast paced environment. Key responsibilities will include:

  • Establishing a strong understanding of clients’ business objectives and issues in their wider industry sector and managing programmes to enable them to meet those objectives;
  • Taking responsibility for the delivery of the agreed strategy for clients;
  • Looking to develop other members of the client team;
  • Participating in and, where appropriate, leading, new business activities;

Candidate specifications

The ideal Account Director will have:

  • Several years’ corporate comms / reputation management experience, preferably within the following sectors: property, oil & gas, legal, retail, professional services, transport & infrastructure
  • Proven experience in developing strong client relationships and managing and delivering campaigns according to their objectives;
  • Strong and diverse media contacts;
  • Strong issues management experience;
  • Experience of managing a team
  • Solid budget management skills and experience

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