Account Director - corporate comms/stakeholder engagement

Central London
£40 - 45,0000
15 Mar 2013
15 Apr 2013
Account Director
Full Time
Contract Type

Account Director – Corporate comms / Stakeholder engagement
Central London

The Company

This award-winning specialist PR consultancy focuses on national issues that have an impact upon the local community – from major transport projects to long term regeneration schemes; they communicate change and help shape opinions.

The Role

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Account Director to join the team. Key duties will include:

  • Driving accounts forward: implementing communications strategies, being a key contact point for clients, selling in and managing budgets;
  • Leading the management of teams including motivating and mentoring team members;
  • Providing a significant contribution to new business development by networking and developing relationships with potential new business leads and preparing pitch presentations.

Candidate specifications

 The agency is specifically seeking an Account Director who has:

  • A background in corporate communications, stakeholder communications and public affairs;
  • Media relations and stakeholder communications experience obtained in an agency environment;
  • An emphasis on crisis and issues communications, with specific strength in communicating complex issues;
  • A good contact list in the media and/or political world;
  • Specific experience working in any of regeneration / property / development / planning / transport.

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