Digital Director –- FMCG - Flexible Hours – Super PR Agency - Buckinghamshire – to £70,000 pro-rata

London (Central), London (Greater)
up to £70,000 pro-rata
10 Jan 2017
10 Feb 2017
Full Time
Contract Type

Digital Director – FMCG -  Flexible Working Hours – Super PR Agency - Buckinghamshire – to £70,000 pro-rata -  6-12 month fixed-term contract

My client is an exciting and award winning agency based in the heart of leafy Buckinghamshire. With some renowned consumer clients to their name, they are a growing and ambitious agency, who are known for their infectious positive culture.

They are now seeking a Digital Director to work in the 40+ team on a range of consumer accounts from food and drink to children’s toys. You will need to be bright with a self-motivated spark and have strong experience in delivering strategic digital counsel to clients. You will have proven experience in a senior digital PR/communications role, ideally in the FMCG sector.

My client offers the potential for flexible working hours which could be 4 days per week or 5 shortened days, with potentially some time working from home.

Responsibilities in the role include:

  • Ability to offer strategic counsel to clients on all aspects of digital, integrating it with the PR plan.
  • Unlocking digital organic growth opportunities – consumer and trade
  • Creating strategic client proposals and award winning campaigns
  • Playing a lead role in client reviews and inter-agency sessions where relevant
  • Providing senior counsel on risk mitigation and crisis/issues protocol
  • Helping to drive the agency’s integrated digital offering whilst evolving digital capabilities and services
  • Growing their Digital Collective group of suppliers and work with them as relevant
  • Line management of relevant digital team members
  • Leading brainstorms and working with teams to develop integrated campaign proposals
  • Sharing relevant insight tools and evaluation/ROI sources and helping to evaluate client campaigns
  • Feeding into consumer and trade proposals as relevant to offer integrated response
  • Attending relevant new business creds meetings/pitches



The ideal candidate will have:

  • Excellent understanding of the broader communications mix to contextualize the digital role
  • Creative, strategic and hands on mind-set and ability
  • Solid digital experience; preferably agency side
  • Experience of wider PR campaigns beyond social media
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Enthusiastic, organised and pro-active
  • High attention to detail with exceptional quality standards
  • Experience of Photoshop would be beneficial
  • Ideally a blog that is up and running

This is a unique opportunity for a Senior Digital PR professional looking to work in a fun and creative agency in an amazing location.

In return for your talent and endeavour, my client is looking to pay up to £70,000 pro-rata depending on days\hours worked, on a 6-12 month fixed-term contract.

Please forward your CV without delay and in complete confidence to