Account Executive / Senior Account Executive – Public Affairs

Employer
JFL
Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
£Highly Competitive DOE
Closing date
17 Mar 2021
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Job Details

Are you an ambitious Public Affairs junior looking for a career making opportunity?

An established strategic communications consultancy is looking for a versatile Public Affairs Account Executive / Senior Account Executive to join their close-knit team. Working across a variety of well-known organisations, this role is the ideal opportunity for a junior candidate looking to make their mark within a high-calibre team and gain top tier exposure to client advisory and political engagement.

The successful candidate will have a demonstrable knowledge of politics and current affairs, understand who’s who in parliament and what their various opinions are, and be hungry to learn how public affairs ties into wider comms strategies and corporate reputation work.

Responsibilities:

  • Drafting client documentation including messaging, letters, and meeting agendas
  • Researching and preparing briefings on complex policy issues for clients and internal use
  • Shadowing senior team members during client meetings and calls to build a solid understanding of how the client / consultant relationship works
  • Stakeholder mapping to enable clients to be thoroughly briefed and accurately advised
  • Political monitoring to ensure both the team, and clients are kept up to date of key developments

Requirements:

  • Proven public affairs experience, either in an agency environment or working for a MP
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • High standard of written work
  • Comprehensive understanding of Westminster, the policy making process, and party politics
  • Strong planning and prioritisation skills

This role is a fantastic opportunity for a junior candidate to really build their career! To apply, or for more information, please email your CV to georgia@jflrecruit.com

Company

At JFL, we are devoted to our company values: INSIGHT, INTEGRITY & RESULTS. We’re in the business to help candidates and clients tell their stories through building careers and world-class communications teams.

JFL is a specialist communications recruitment consultancy – we work with some of the best-known brands in the world and help clients and candidates tell their career stories. We are a results-driven business with a close-knit team, motivated by success and passionate about our values.

Our team have an incredible network, and we punch well above our weight! We work with some amazing and challenging brands and pride ourselves on building long term relationships with both clients and candidates. Our expertise covers all sectors including Corporate, Consumer, Entertainment, Technology, Luxury, Lifestyle, Digital, Sustainability, Charity, Public Affairs & Policy, and Marketing Communications.

Please see our website for our contact details – www.jflrecruit.com

Find Us
Telephone
07960500089
Location
Soho Works White City
2, Television Centre
London
W12 7FR
United Kingdom
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