Director, Energy & Environment

City of London
18 Dec 2013
15 Jan 2014
Melanie Boreham
Full Time
Contract Type
One of the world's largest financial and corporate communications agencies is looking for an accomplished senior communications professional with strong skills in energy and environment to build on its current reputation, and address communications and challenges in the industry.

This exciting new opportunity will have responsibility for building and maintaining client relationships, growing current accounts and winning new business opportunities, and managing the team effectively. The role will play a pivotal role in new business development and conversion.

As a key member of the Energy and Environment team, you will be recognised as a respected leader and team manager in the area of renewables, clean tech and utility communications within the UK business, global practice, across the agency and externally.

You will be proactive and passionate about communications and have strong existing relationships with journalists gained over a number of years within the international energy industry business. You should be a strong people manager with an excellent record in new business generation and conversion. You will have excellent project management and communication skills, and be able to deliver high impact presentations that influence key decision makers. We are open to candidates with either in-house or agency-side experience. It is crucial that you have had exposure to and understanding of the energy and environment sector (oil & gas, utilities, infrastructure, renewables & cleantech, supply chain, or industry bodies).

The agency can offer a competitive and attractive rewards package, excellent training and development opportunities, a supportive and friendly environment and the opportunity to achieve your potential. The compensation package will range, depending on the candidate.

Please be in touch for immediate consideration.