Account Director (or Senior) (global brand(s)) - full-time, permanent
Sector(s): Luxury, Consumer & FMCG - primarily B2C accounts
Salary: £50,000 - £56,000 per annum plus Private healthcare
Location: Central London
We have partnered with a global independent award-winning fully integrated public relations agency who command a very enviable global consumer client list. Seeking a Senior Account Director for their consumer team in their Holborn office, they also have presence in the USA and Asia and employ over 400 consultants globally. A work life balance is encouraged, training is designed to propel you to the next level and you'll see from the list of benefits that they want to look after their team.
This agency specialise in PR and communications for global brands and their mission is to use cultural values to leverage brands indelibly with consumers to the point that it is non-negotiable in the lives of people.
As a Senior Account Director, you will be driving strategy to create really compelling and inspiring campaigns for global consumer clients and work very closely with the business. You'll have a fantastic opportunity to develop both your management and client relationship-building skills in a highly tactical role in the consumer and lifestyle sector.
Skills and Experience
An experienced, strategic and creative PR professional
PR experience in consumer/lifestyle and global PR expertise
A comprehensive and current understanding of the media and global affairs
Creative PR consultant who is a great leader and mentor
Able to understand client objectives and develop strategic creative plans
Strong media contacts and relationships
•Private medical cover
•Permanent Health Insurance (income protection) subject to completion of 1 year service 4.5% pension contribution
•A flexible benefits package to choose from once you have passed probation, including subsidised gym membership and additional holiday purchase
•A day off to celebrate your birthday in addition to your annual holiday entitlement of 25 days
•Non contractual benefits:
•Laptop, mobile phone
•Option of working from home once a fortnight Free breakfast munchies every Monday morning
•‘Freedom Friday’ – celebrate the start of the weekend with drinks and treats with the team from 4pm every Friday
•Annual personal development plan and monthly check-in meetings with your line manager to ensure you are tracking to your objectives
•Various external and in-house training initiatives to aid your continuous development
•‘Cultural Thursday’ – a chance to learn and explore new cultural experiences every month
• Quarterly themed fun social team events
You can apply on line or mail your CV and cover note to firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternatively, please call Justyne on 07971 361 206 to chat through the role.