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Account Director (Environmental PR/ Sustainaiblity)

Reuben Sinclair
£45k - 55k per year
Closing date
6 Oct 2021
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I have a rare opportunity for an experienced Account Director with a passion for environmental causes to join a specialist purpose-led consultancy that is growing it's London team.

This agency has built its reputation on transformative campaigns on across a broad range of environmental issues, supporting NGOs, corporate entities, institutes and government agencies that are making a positive impact on climate change and the natural world. With a global portfolio of clients, it comprises an agile network of senior consultants based in offices across the world from the US to Europe, the Far East and beyond, working collaboratively on ground-breaking comms campaigns. On any given day you could be working on campaigns around climate change, clean energy, energy efficient buildings, nature conservancy, illegal wildlife trade, plant-based foods, sustainable land use and clean water and sanitation to name a few, so to apply for this Account Director role you MUST be passionate about this world.

About the Account Director role:

  • Pitching high profile, news heavy stories to media
  • Ideating on and implementing creative partnership ideas
  • Project managing an international portfolio of retained accounts and strategic consultancy projects
  • Liaising with and counseling senior stakeholders for large revenue-driving accounts
  • Developing and implementing multi-channel PR plans encompassing social media, thought leadership, stakeholder engagement, traditional media relations
  • Conducting research on technical, policy-oriented international issues & stakeholder environments
  • Contributing to the marketing of the agency
  • Coaching and development of junior team members

The ideal Account Director:

  • 3+ years' experience in an integrated communications agency setting
  • Experience with team management
  • A strategic thinker who has experience setting and implementing multi-channel strategies
  • Demonstrable experience with topics such as climate change, the energy transition, biodiversity, sustainable development and complex issues of this nature
  • Strong media handling experience (global an advantage but not necessary
  • May speak multiple languages (not a requisite

 What the Account Director gets in return

  • A salary of up to circa £55k, depending on experience
  • 25 days holiday excluding bank holidays
  • Potential for international travel in the future
  • Eligibility for Bonus Scheme
  • Pension contribution

If you are interested in this Account Director role, please get in touch with Ijeoma Erengwa at [email protected] 





Established in 2007, Reuben Sinclair is a London based recruitment agency. We're experts in sales, marketing, PR and digital recruitment. Our success and growth is purely down to putting our clients, candidates and employees at the heart of everything we do.

However organisations connect with their target audiences, Reuben Sinclair work with the people that help drive that engagement. We are a preferred recruitment partner to large consumer brands, global B2B specialists, multi award-winning agencies, charities, start-ups and of course, talented individuals in search of career assistance. Over 60% of our clients choose to work with us exclusively.

We assist our clients by delivering talent in order to help grow their teams across all disciplines within Marketing Communications: PR, Corporate Communications, Public Affairs, IR, Consumer, Branding, Digital, etc. Assisting with Agency and In-House positions from Account Executive to Partner and PR Officer to Head of PR.

The recruitment market is a competitive one and when we started our journey we never set out to be the biggest but we always aspired to be the best. To remain at the forefront of such a competitive industry, we continue to be dynamic and innovative. Our Talent Referral Network and FlexiRec recruitment services are principal examples of how we continue to evolve so that we can best service your recruitment needs with tangible differences to our competitors.

Read our latest article on PRWeek: It's a candidate-driven market again and this is how you can attract the best in PR

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020 3826 1206
16 - 18 Monument Street
Greater London
United Kingdom
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