Director - public affairs and corporate campaigns expertise for agency in its heyday

Competitive + benefits
26 Apr 2013
03 May 2013
Sarah Leembruggen
Full Time
Contract Type

This corporate company and political relations consultancy is enjoying a ‘purple patch’ of winning business left, right and centre.  They are looking for a Labour loving agency PR Director to drive corporate and public affairs campaigns and build their financial services portfolio.  

The Company

This independent, energised corporate and political relations consultancy has developed a formidable reputation since its establishment.  People are intelligent, engaging and incredibly driven.  Awards have been coming their way alongside mind-blowingly exciting clients and they are riding a wave of success which few agencies have achieved.   There is an informal culture, a flat structure and only for people with an opinion and spark.    

The Role

Key challenges and opportunities in this corporate and public affairs Director role:

  • Financial services is the next sector they want to break and this is where you step in – bring your contacts and expertise to the table and start to build an A class portfolio
  • Managing client relationships using your influence, intelligence and charm
  • Developing creative media strategies that work for corporate audiences and gain seriously good national coverage
  • Rise to the challenge of demonstrating your Government campaigns and issues management experience – use your great understanding of Labour politics
  • Use your expertise with managing and motivating an intelligent team

The Person

Key attributes and experience for this corporate and public affairs Director role:

  • Must have corporate campaigns and public affairs PR agency experience – likely to be working at director level
  • Must be well-networked, have outstanding new business skills and have strong media contacts
  • Experience of handling financial services clients
  • Government campaigns experience is a bonus
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of Labour politics
  • Strong education credentials as the team are high-brow

To be considered for this corporate and public affairs Director role please click to apply