Account Director/Senior Account Director - Global Brands/Corporate Communications

Account Director

Ref: 354Monday 19 April 2021

£45k-£65k DOE + Bonus

Brand new senior PR position with leading, global communications agency in London. 

Due to growth and doing extremely well, our client is now looking for a new PR Account Director or Senior Account Director to join their award-winning Corporate Team.

They are ideally seeking someone who has experience working with large, well-known consumer facing brands, but doing the corporate work with them. They work with leading clients such as Coca-Cola and YouTube, to name a few! 

Key responsibilities:

  • Manage some of the large brand retainers for massive household brands.
  • Drive new business across the portfolio.
  • Provide senior counsel and strategic advice to clients.
  • Lead in the development of creative communications strategies for diverse clients and issues, ensuring their successful delivery.
  • Drive large and complex pieces of client work,  developing a large portfolio of approximately £1m per annum.
  • Support the growth and development of the corporate team through high quality line management of senior members of the team, identifying growth opportunities and taking an active role in marketing activities.

Our client is ideally looking for someone with the following attributes: 

  • Ambitious and enjoys working with intensely intelligent people in a growing consultancy.
  • A commercial self-starter with broad consumer brands and corporate communications or agency background.
  • Have significant consultancy and client management experience and proven ability to build relationships and spot opportunities
  • Have strong knowledge of, and interest in, the UK communications and political landscape.
  • Have proven experience of leading high-profile accounts and used to managing large accounts with big retainer fees.
  • Have the credibility to earn the respect of peers and team members. The gravitas to operate at the most senior level.

If this sounds of interest, and you have the relevant expertise, please get in touch ASAP to discuss.