Political Affairs, Account Director - PR agency, Central London

Are you an innovative and ambitious Public Affairs Consultant with extensive Lib Dem connections?

Our client is renowned for their quality of work - using the highest standards of brand, political and reputation strategies. This international communications business works across multiple countries alongside world leaders in politics and communications executives, managing reputation and brands.

This is an exciting opportunity for a candidate with prior experience of PR/PA consulting - either as part of an agency, in-house team or in frontline politics. The ideal candidate will be able to build effective client relationships and retain client accounts. They will have an exceptional network of political and business contacts and understand the policy and reputational threats to blue-chip companies.

The Role

  • Networking and establishing relationships with elite tier clientele
  • Proactively supporting client interests, helping to spot opportunities and provide early warning of problems
  • Supervise, motivate and support work of junior team members
  • Drive the company’s growth in both size and revenue
  • Utilise your acquired skills and contacts to deliver the best possible output

The Candidate 

  • First hand experience of the Liberal Democratic arena
  • Leadership focused and result driven with outstanding project management skills
  • Able to spot a great opportunity and convert them into success stories
  • Highly up-to-date with all Comms trends (Corporate/Public Affairs, Campaigns and Strategies)
  • A modern, creative and innovative thinker

If this job appeals to you and you feel you are the Account Director we are looking for and you want to work in a mature and supportive environment with a highly talented and multi-skilled team APPLY NOW!

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For more information call Jamie McLaughlin on 020 7182 4213 or email: jamie@capstonehillsearch.com

Capstone Hill: Public & media relations, corporate & public affairs, marketing communications, stakeholder, government & investor relations. Working across UK & Europe, North America, the Middle East, Asia and Australasia.

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