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Director – corporate comms and high profile M&A for leading powerhouse

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Salary Healthy base + leading bonus and benefits
Location London
Job Type Permanent

Overview

This leading independent corporate and financial consultancy powerhouse is looking for a FS Director.  You will be advising on high profile corporate transactions, high-level corp comms work/corporate profiling, as well as financial calendar comms and issues management. Although the role is FS focused, as a medium-sized agency, all consultants have exposure to other sectors as well. The consultancy has industry leading benefits when it comes to parental leave, flexible working and the bonuses are eye-watering. You will also be offered clear progression paths and the agency will work with you to get to partnership.

The Company

This strategic financial and corporate communications advisory consultancy’s main areas of business are across the media, investment banking, government and industry and they have an impressive portfolio of big-named clients. Their central London offices are impressive, stylish and ‘plush’. They have advised on some of the industry’s highest profile transactions and mergers and boast an impressive client list. Their culture and values are important; they are entrepreneurial, loyal and trusting. It’s an agile, inclusive consultancy that has high standards.

The Role

Key challenges and opportunities in this Director role:

  • Use your corp comms expertise to advise on high profile, career defining corporate transactions
  • You will be supported and inspired by the immense talent around you and have access to advising C-suite – establishing yourself as a trusted advisor through the delivery of consistently top-quality advice
  • The agency is well-resourced, and you will have highly trained and talented support at your fingertips
  • You will work with a combination of both blue chip FS companies and exciting start-ups in the fintech space
  • Although the role is FS focused, you will have exposure to other sectors as well
  • You should bring along a strong set of media contacts with top tier publications within FS and the broader business press
  • Educate, inspire and lead those around you


The Person

Key attributes and experience for this Director role:

  • Both corporate and financial PR experience will be considered, although some corporate transactions or financial PR experience will be ideal
  • You should have some FS experience but you don’t have to be a specialist
  • It’s likely that you are working as a Director in an agency; or a Head of Media/Head of Comms in-house who wants to move back to agency life
  • Credibility and confidence to advise C-Suite; a natural drive and energy to make thing happen
  • Happy to lead a team, inspire and educated colleagues on the journey


To be considered for this Director 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