Public Affairs Senior Account Manager

Public Affairs Senior Account Manager

Ref: 1014Thursday 28 July 2022

£40,000-£45,000 DOE + excellent benefits

Calling all Public Affairs professionals! Fantastic NEW Senior Account Manager position with a leading, global, PR Week top 150 comms agency, looking to add new talent to their multi-award-winning PA team of around 65.

They have been listed in the top ‘Best Agencies to Work For’ 3 years running!

They are the leading Public Affairs consultancy in their network with a supportive and collaborative team of political advocacy and issues experts. They work with an excellent range of high-profile, global clients spanning many sectors such as FMCG, food & drink, financial services, technology, retail, property, and many more.

About the role:

  • My client is looking for a Senior Account Manager to join their Public Affairs specialism. You will be a key driver on some of their largest clients, devising and delivering successful public affairs strategies and campaigns
  • You will lead stakeholder engagement programmes across both local and national stakeholders, including politicians, advisers, civil servants, think tanks & the press
  • You will play a leading role in supporting new business proposals and line managing junior members of the team

What they're looking for:

  • Public Affairs consultancy experience with ideally some parliamentary and/or Government experience
  • Good understanding of the integrated nature of Public Affairs, taking a broad interest in and understanding of the impact of media relations in shaping political opinion
  • Passionate about politics and the media
  • Experience in developing campaigns that resonate with political audiences around the nations and regions, in order to drive change or to give clients a voice in the debates that concern them

Benefits and reasons to apply:

  • Friendly, supportive, collaborative, diverse and ambitious team with a fantastic company culture
  • Competitive salary
  • Great pension scheme with up to 10.5% employer contribution
  • Flexible/hybrid working
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays + complimentary time off (birthday, wedding day, Christmas days)
  • Private healthcare (after probation)
  • Learning & training
  • Annual wellbeing allowance

If this role sounds of interest and you have the relevant skills and experience, please send your CV to nadine@premierresourcing.co.uk or hit 'Apply'.