PR Associate Director,Luxury Brands-Top 10 agency

£55000 - £60000 per annum
05 Sep 2013
03 Oct 2013
Eddie Everard
Full Time
Contract Type
Our client, a top international communications consultancy, with centrally located London offices, is looking for an exceptional Associate Director with a background in luxury lifestyle to work across an enviable portfolio of luxury brands with a UK focus. You will ideally have experience in luxury jewellery brands and/or beauty but general luxury brand experience will also be considered. The benefits are extremely good at this agency and excellent work is highly rewarded. This is a fantastic chance for someone looking to work with a great team on some exciting campaigns in a top 10 communications agency that is very well respected.

The Role
A superb opportunity has arisen for an Associate Director to take a very strategic role across a range of prestigious luxury brands.
Key day-to-day tasks of an Associate Director include:
-Management of accounts; financial, strategic
-Directing existing and new clients, taking the lead on strategy and implementation
-Leading new business activity
-Internal management and leadership of account teams
-Act as an ambassador for the agency

The Candidate
The ideal candidate will come from a luxury background across fashion (jewellery) and luxury beauty brands

Key attributes of the Associate Director include:
-Must currently be at Associate Director level or be a very well established Senior Account Director looking for a step up
-PR agency background is required
-UK experience is essential, global experience is a bonus but focus of role is on UK market
-Must have strong commercial instincts
-Excellent client handling skills
-Experience of managing large budgets
-Experience of being in a strategic lead role
-Experienced team manager
-Great media contacts across high end titles
-Must possess excellent industry knowledge and have contacts with key figures in the industry
-Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
-Having some digital experience will be preferred.
If this sounds of interest and you want to find out more please get in touch asap by sending your CV through me on or give me a call on 0207 359 8244. All CVs will be dealt with in strictest confidence and will only be sent out to clients with permission from candidate.