Public Affairs Account Manager

Public Affairs Account Manager

Ref: 467Tuesday 29 June 2021

£Excellent + Bonus + Benefits

Are you a politically engaged Senior Account Executive / Account Manager seeking a new challenge offering more c-suite exposure?
The Client: Global Strategic Political Consultancy
This top tier political consultancy with a global office network and an impressive roster of financial services, fintech and TMT clients are renowned for their strategic advice and c-suite access.  They blend political, social and economic insights to guide their clients through all the policy issues affecting highly regulated sectors in the global economy.   The firm really invest in their staff, giving early client ownership and all the training needed to really shine, as well as the pastoral care and benefits which values you as much as their top tier clients.
The Role: Public Affairs Account Manager
This Account Manager will work in well-structured account teams; partnering influential and connected Directors, as well as coordinating with specialist copywriters, media relations professionals and international teams to ensure a fully integrated campaign.  It will be client facing and advise c-suite clients in highly regulated industries including banking, payments, fintech and telecommunications, media and technology.  Forthcoming clients and project work includes:
  • Working with leading retail banks, fintech, payment, telco and tech clients
  • Topical policy issues such as the regulation of crypto, global payments, to the sharing economy and drones
Tasks, skills and attributes for the role:
  • A passion for politics and current affairs.
  • Experience in a consultancy servicing multiple clients.
  • Experience of delivering national public affairs and policy strategies.
  • Supporting strategic political guidance to clients
  • Integrating media plans and comms into political strategies
  • Preparing clients for select committee hearings and other government interaction
  • Managing the organisation of client events and parliamentary receptions/online webinars
  • Supporting new business
Benefits and reasons to apply:
  • Bonus
  • Pension
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Company social activities,
  •  Wellbeing support.
  • A strong professional development program including a personal training budget.
If you want to learn more.  Apply now for immediate consideration.
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Keywords: Public Affairs, Media Relations, Stakeholder Engagement, Account Manager, politics, political risk, political analysis, Government.