Senior Director to Co-Head Financial Services team - consultancy with ambitious plans

£90000 - £150000 + Bonus
01 Apr 2013
15 Apr 2013
Melissa Hosken
Financial PR
Full Time
Contract Type

A new senior role has been created by this highly successful, international consultancy to allow them to further penetrate the financial services arena and grow into a sector in which they already have a strong reputation and foothold.

The Company

This international financial and corporate communications consultancy is one of the most impressive in the industry, achieving growth of 50% within their financial services team over the last 12 months. In addition they have been gaining strong experience and contacts across other sectors, namely TMT, industrials and energy. Unlike some of their larger competitors they have a nimbler, integrated approach to communications offering strategic counsel to a variety of businesses, including multinational organisations requiring support on a global level. They are an extremely well-run and ambitious mid-sized business, with a growing international presence and some serious backing from their parent company.

The Role

Key challenges and opportunities in this Senior PR Director role:

  • To provide excellent counsel, nurture and grow current clients and contacts
  •  Help to further build and grow the financial services team
  • To be part of the senior management team and contribute to the overall strategy of the business
  •  Manage and mentor junior team members

The Person

Key attributes and experience for this Senior PR Director role:

  • Experience of growing and running team
  • Strong experience and knowledge of the financial services sector
  • Confidence and natural leadership skills with the ability to inspire confidence in clients and peers
  • Global campaign co-ordination experience
  • Proven budget management experience
  • Currently working at PR Director level currently or perhaps a Managing Director
  • Consultancy experience is desirable, but well networked individuals with in-house backgrounds will be considered

To be considered for this Senior PR Director role please click to apply