Issues & Crisis Associate Director – Cross Sector Special Situations

Senior Account Director

Ref: 519Friday 3 September 2021

£Excellent + Strong Bonus + Benefits

Do you excel in high pressure issues and crisis situations?  Established c-suite advisor required tor a top tier consultancy.  
The Client: Top Corporate & Financial Consultancy
This market leading firm with an international network has an excellent reputation for blending financial, corporate and public affairs work for cross sector blue chip, FTSE 100, 250, AIM and private clients.  The pedigree of their Directors and SLT ensure they are valued corporate advisors and rank highly by deal flow and market cap.  Their progressive approach means they are at the forefront of integrating value added insights and analytics campaigns.
The Role: Issues & Crisis Associate Director
This new role will partner the team lead while advising c-suite management of multinational corporations, large consumer brands, scaling businesses and HNWIs.  This team is a sort after advisor in high risk reputational and commercial situations with experience including reacting to major oil spills, defending the reputation of major consumer brands in the face of intense cultural scrutiny, hacking scandals, preparing clients for major IPOs, defending international investment banking CEOs during activist investor activity and multi-national litigation PR support.
Skills, experience and responsibilities include:
  • Experience in litigation PR, professional services communications and HNW private client sectors
  • Ability and confidence to liaise with and advise clients and senior professionals
  • Demonstrable knowledge of key corporate stakeholder issues and reputational risk trends affecting domestic and international businesses
  • Demonstrable knowledge of the UK and international English-language business media
  • Creative, flexible and ambitious
  • Highly engaged and credible networker with contacts amongst UK advisory community
Benefits include:
Excellent salaries, depending on experience, and a range of benefits including:
  • Strong bonuses
  • 25 days holiday
  • Additional holiday for Christmas period & Birthdays
  • Medical & Dental cover
  • Generous annual training budget
  • Dedicated wellness allowance
If you feel you have the suitable crisis communications and reputation management experience and seeking a new challenge, please submit your CV for consideration.
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(Keywords: Issues, crisis, reputation, litigation, special situations, corporate communications)