Account Director, specialist financial services

City Of London
£45000 to £60000 per annum
11 Dec 2012
08 Jan 2013
Hermione Thomas
Communications & PR
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for an Account Director for our client - A large integrated agency based in London. They are one of the fastest growing public relations businesses in the UK, known for their creativity combined with expert insight. They are immensely proud of their ability to deliver corporate, consumer, trade and crisis communications which have a measurable difference to the bottom line.

The Account Director role;

- The role is overseeing end-to-end management and development of client accounts
- Contributing to strategic planning of campaigns
- Growing client relationships and feeding into the budgeting process
- You will contribute to the overall development of the agency, assisting senior teams in identifying and securing new business opportunities
- Playing key role in building relationships with the wider company group
- Part of your role would be to nurture and mentor junior staff to help them develop and overcome challenges
- To keep abreast of the latest industry, media and social media developments and be responsible for supporting your clients` business requirement

You will be working with a real mix of clients and our client is keen to have someone with;

- Issues / corporate experience and well as
- Experience in Integrated and Social Media.

They have a really strong salary and benefits circa 60K, Medical insurance, Pension scheme of 5% that can be added to either scheme or salary. They are extremely keen on in-house advancement and people are promoted quickly if they are the right fit.

Attitude is also really important - they are after a can do person who makes the effort. If this sounds like you or if you know someone who will fit the bill, please get in touch with Hermione Thomas at
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