Financials and Real Estate PR Consultant

London (Central), London (Greater)
c. £40k - £50k
20 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Account Manager
Full Time
Contract Type

Our client is seeking Financial Services & Real Estate Consultant to focus on financial and capital markets communications, corporate positioning & campaigning and issues management.  You will have at least three years’ experience in financial services / corporate PR, with some exposure to personal finance / wealth management and have proven experience at account manager-level in terms of client handling, media management and creativity.  You will also have interesting in campaigning as the team is successfully growing in this area.

In terms of skill set, you will have excellent writing skills and will be able to communicate with consistency and clarity, leading the day to day media and client engagement through a variety of communications channels.  Although bringing existing relationships from the media would be a big plus, the real skill set that marks success in this role is the ability to be able to craft a story from given data and to think strategically – to be able to come to the table armed with good ideas that generate media coverage and to communicate those with credibility, enthusiasm and gravitas.  Excellent social media skills across all channels and the ability to consult on the pros and cons on various social media channels is also a requirement.

Experience in and love of pitching is always an asset, and you will be able to demonstrate an interest in one of some of the following as an area of growth: Asset & Wealth Management; Banking (investment and retail); Fintech; Insurance; Private Equity & Venture Capital and Real Estate Investment.