Account Director / Senior Account Director - Consumer Finance, Investment & Financial Services Clients.

Account Director

Ref: 560Friday 27 August 2021

£Excellent + Benefits

Ambitious Account Director / Senior Account Director required to advise top tier consumer finance, investment & financial services clients.
The client: Global Integrated Communications Consultancy
This multi - award winning agency is a giant in the industry and is consistently pushing the sector forward with its creativity and innovations offer truely intrgrated work which drives behaviour change and defines brand reputations.  It has long cemented its place as the go to advisor for top tier global financial services clients through its unparalleled sector expertise, influential leadership team and highly creative insight driven campaigns.  Their impressive client roster features top blue-chip banking, capital markets, private equity, investment management and institutional financial services providers. It provides an excellent combination of a large agency training, an international network, benefits & support with a focused team approach and superb client exposure.
The role: Account Director / Senior Account Director - Consumer Finance, Investment & Financial Services Clients.
This new role will work on market leading clients with significant scale and budget.  This allows real creativity and interesting work integrating multi-market campaigns and lots of collaboration on content, digital and insights to drive behaviour change and raise profiles.  Campaigns will include UK activations and multi-market strategies.   It will manage an excellent roster of very bright Executives and Managers while shaping the direction of some major industry launches and benefitting from the superb research and insights this firm can offer. 

Responsibilities, and required skills & attributes for the role include:
  • A proven track record in creating and leading high-level, high-impact corporate communications campaigns
  • Strong client handling skills; experience of delivering decisive corporate counsel to senior clients
  • A team player who can lead high performing account teams with the ability to earn the respect of their colleagues as well as motivate and develop
  • Will be responsible for leading accounts which can span from strategic communication programmes to crafting media angles and stories and adapt them to different targets
  • Able to lead pitches and win new business of a significant size and scope
  • Financial services sector expertise is essential
Benefits and reasons to apply:
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Health insurance
  • Pension scheme
  • Employee discount scheme
  • Group life assurance scheme
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity schemes
  • Training academy
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(keywords: "Consumer finance" OR “investment management” OR “asset management” OR “fund management” OR “financial services” OR "private equity" OR "venture capital" OR “Account Manager” OR “Senior Account Manager”)