Account Director – Global Luxury/ Lifestyle Brands

Central London
£40-45k + exceptional benefits
15 Jul 2013
15 Aug 2013
Full Time
Contract Type

Our client, a market-leading consumer PR Agency, has a fantastic new position for a highly talented Account Director to join their Luxury/ Lifestyle team.

Based in London’s West End, our client specialises in a number of consumer sectors, delivering integrated communications solutions and ground-breaking digital campaigns. This role will sit with the global team and work across a number of coveted luxury and lifestyle clients. You will have excellent experience working within global PR/ across international big-name brands and a minimum of 1 years’ experience at director level. Essential skills include exceptional client servicing and proven line management capabilities in addition to global toolkit and leading global strategy creation.


  • Minimum of 1 years’ experience at Account Director level - Global PR/big international brands experience essential
  • Proven track record in creative & proposal writing
  • Excellent people and line management skills
  • Excellent budget management
  • Highly organised - can confidently lead an account team & global campaign
  • Extremely professional, strong capabilities in dealing with very senior & very corporate clients
  • Experience in managing large scale events – experience of managing a media launch event with 100+ attendees
  • High level influencer & media contacts, particularly in publications with international relevance


  • Lead on 3+ high-profile luxury lifestyle accounts
  • Managing a team of executives and AM’s
  • Leading, developing and writing global PR strategies & creative ideas
  • Overseeing implementation of global PR campaigns - creation of global PR tools, event management, proposal writing, & general admin
  • Managing fee & cost budgets across all accounts they are responsible for
  • Maintaining & building relationships with senior clients on all accounts
  • Supporting board director with new business –seeking opportunities & overseeing new business pitches

This is a fantastic role for an exceptional Account Director who wants to develop their career by working on exciting, high-profile clients within a global agency. Please send your CV across for immediate consideration.