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Associate Director – international campaigns with this flexible and exciting corporate comms agency

Ref 5386
Salary £70K-£90K + great benefits
Location London
Job Type Permanent

This corporate reputation agency comes with impressive heads to learn from, a ‘grown up’ and flexible culture and fascinating international client work. Due to lots of client wins they need great client handlers to run accounts and teams so they can continue to grow the business.

The Company

This corporate comms agency offers bespoke advice in corporate communications for country communications from an investment perspective; advise small and large businesses; and high-net worth individuals, often facing a crisis. Clients are from around the world including North America, India, Egypt, and the Middle East. Industry sectors they work across include ecommerce, logistics, fintech, agriculture, crypto currency, law firms, solar powered energy and tech. There is a start-up feel to this established business due to investment and lots of momentum. The key heads are impressive, well-connected, formerly large agency operators and they are winning lots of business. They are happy to invest in the team with training at every level and are smart, flexible employers.

The Role

Key challenges and opportunities in this Associate Director role:

  • Day to day management of corporate communications, crisis and issues management
  • Write pitches, draft and edit press releases
  • Be responsible for directing client accounts and key relationships with clients at a senior level as you are working directly with company owners
  • Play a strong role within the agency, managing relationships and career development
  • Enjoy new business as part of your role although this is a team effort
  • Act as an advisor, giving strategic and tactical advice to high profile clients
  • You will play a key role in the growth strategy and help to build the best client portfolio and team – there is opportunity to be part of something growing

The Person

Key attributes and experience for this Associate Director role:

  • It’s likely that you are currently working at Associate Director level in a corporate communications consultancy looking for more autonomy and more flexibility or a Senior Account Director looking to step up
  • You have good press contacts
  • You will have a collaborative, ‘roll up your sleeves’ approach
  • Corporate comms experience essential
  • Experience of issues management, corporate positioning with mid-cap companies is beneficial
  • You must be collegiate in your approach, have client servicing at the heart of how you deliver and have an entrepreneurial drive
  • Enjoy team management

To be considered for this corporate Associate Director role please click to apply.

For more details on this role and similar roles, contact Sarah Leembruggen on 020 7903 9291, or sarah@the-works.co.uk