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Associate Director – financial comms with a difference

Ref 4373
Salary £70k - £85k + great bonus
Location London
Job Type Permanent

Overview

This independent corporate, financial, public affairs and crisis communications consultancy will help define your career. They need an Associate Director with financial PR knowledge and ideally knowledge of consumer brands. You will broaden out your corporate comms skills which is what you need if you’re to move in-house one day and with a great bunch of people. The clients are great brands, and the culture is supportive, encouraging and ‘super friendly’. Bonuses and benefits are superb too!

The Company

The team at this entrepreneurial, highly successful corporate, financial and issues-rich communications agency operate under a relatively flat structure and have a highly collaborative and innovative approach to their work. They pride themselves on building partnerships with Chairman and CEOs in key FTSE 100 and 250 companies so your exposure will be immense. In return, they will be looking at your appetite to get involved in new business, intellectual rigour to solve complex problems and the maturity to advise at a senior level.


The Role

Key challenges and opportunities in this Associate Director – financial comms with a difference:

  • Lead and direct across client teams for FTSE 100 and 250 companies in consumer industries including leisure, entertainment, automotive and industrials
  • Stretch your brain matter advising CEOs in a media crisis as well as using your communications expertise on announcements, M&A and IPOs
  • Use your contacts to bring in business and in return you will be well rewarded
  • Help grow existing clients and develop new business leads
  • Mentor and train ambitious team members
  • A lively, friendly personality with charm and influence is vital to fit into this charismatic team


The Person

Key attributes and experience for this Associate Director – financial comms with a difference:

  • Working as an Associate Director ideally from a well-regarded financial comms agency who can plug in straight away
  • Strong writing is an absolute must
  • Sector specialism is less important than financial / corporate PR knowledge and account handling skills
  • Experience of working with both large market cap and unlisted businesses - some FTSE 100/250 company experience would be beneficial
  • Relish a flat and open structure and not too concerned about your title
  • Personality, energy, and drive are fundamental to this role


To be considered for this Associate Director – financial comms with a difference role please click to apply.

For more details on this role, and similar roles, contact Canace Wong on 07917 875 669 or canace@the-works.co.uk