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Corporate & Financial Director – leading financial consultancy

Ref 5340
Salary £120k - £150k
Location London
Job Type Permanent


This leading strategic corporate and financial communications consultancy is one of the best out there, known for their client focus with a high bar for quality, a client list of envy and a team of talent to be admired. They are investing heavily in London and this Director hire is part of this growth. Perhaps you're a frustrated financial communications Director looking for the opportunity to become a partner one day and can’t see it ever happening? Perhaps you would prefer a consultancy where it’s a team effort and not all about one person? This entrepreneurial, highly collaborative and collegiate culture is different to many out there. They are also one of the best houses in the market and they are looking for more seriously good talent.

The Company

This international corporate and financial communications consultancy has a partnership structure and a long standing history of high profile successes. They have offices internationally and mandates include major cross boarder financial transactions communications, investor relations, corporate positioning, media relations, crisis and issues management, government consulting and digital communications. They advise major corporates, financial institutional, investment firms at the highest levels and practitioners class themselves as generalists. There are some exciting plans for the London office and they are now looking to build the team at a senior level which is where you come in. The business is highly profitable and everyone benefits from this.

The Role

Key challenges and opportunities in this Corporate and Financial Communications Director role:

  • Your exemplary C-suite counsel will be called upon as a trusted advisor to existing clients with complex and compelling issues
  • Lead from the front, drive and inspire the team and together you will capitalise on new business opportunities as well as organically growing existing business
  • Mentor and be a role model to the highly talented, well-educated team of corporate and financial professionals
  • Leverage your new business expertise and strong UK network which, include banking contacts, to generate business
  • Only the truly collaborative will thrive, as you support colleagues with work in offices across the world as clients and mandates are shared across the business
  • Demonstrate your expertise in crisis and issues management and, whether you are a specialist or a generalist, your major corporation expertise will be utilised

The Person

Key attributes and experience for this Corporate and Financial Communications Director role:

  • It’s likely that you are currently working at a senior level in a corporate and financial communications consultancy looking for something better
  • You will have a collaborative, ‘roll up your sleeves’ approach in order to deliver exceptional results working across client teams in multiple offices
  • Experience of crisis and issues management, M&A /financial transactions, corporate positioning at C-Suite level with FTSE companies
  • You could be a generalist or a specialist, this is not a concern, but you must be willing to handle clients across industry sectors which may include consumer, retail, industrials, transport and private equity
  • Ideally you will be well connected in London and hold relationships with bankers
  • You must have an established network of contacts in London; have a strong entrepreneurial drive to help build as there is a lot of momentum to grow
  • Good education credentials is ideal

To be considered for this Corporate and Financial Director role please click to apply.

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