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Director - FS restructuring and administration expertise

Ref 5301
Salary £90k to £120k per Annum + bonus
Location London
Job Type Permanent

This strategic comms consultancy is known for its integrated corporate campaigns across sectors with strengths in financial services and professional services. They are looking for a Director to lead its top tier client accounts within financial services and professional services. Their current focus is on advising high profile restructuring deals and administrations so if you enjoy issues-rich work and can run large scale clients then this role might be for you.

The Company

This corporate communications consultancy is going strong in this challenging market. They continue to be one of the fastest growing agencies having recently onboarded few major clients. They have a client list that puts them on a par with the global agencies which span most industry sectors and is recognised for their ability to solve client communications challenges whether is financial, reputation, public policy or regulatory. If you are looking to move to a stimulating and motivating agency environment, then look no further. You will also have the option to work across other industry sectors too if this is of interest.

The Role

Key challenges and opportunities in this corporate financial services Director role:

  • Lead on high profile corporate campaigns and issues management for clients across accountancy, asset/wealth management, private equity, law firms, pensions and insurance
  • You will be the lead communications consultant on administrations and high-profile restructuring deals
  • Leverage your strong relationships with top City journalists to help clients achieve their communications objectives
  • New business is key and you will take a lead role on this – you will shape strategies with the support of others, manage the research and preparation process and lead the team in pitches
  • Mentor and empower junior team members and help them reach their full potential

The Person

Key attributes and experience for this corporate financial services Director role:

  • You are currently working at Director level in a PR agency and can hit the ground running managing high profile projects at this fast-paced consultancy
  • You will have vast experience across financial services and professional services sectors and has developed expertise in corporate restructuring/ administrations
  • You have an extensive network of relevant City journalists
  • Strong track record in winning new business and being part of winning pitches would be necessary to secure this role
  • A strong mentor and motivator for less experienced communications professionals
  • Consider yourself a high performer, credible and ambitious to learn more

To be considered for this Director role please click below to apply or contact Canace Wong on 020 7903 9290 or Canace@the-works.co.uk.