PR: Senior Account Director - Corporate Team

Are you a dynamic and forward-thinking professional with experience in corporate PR and a passion for corporate tech? My client is currently seeking a talented Senior Account Director to join their team and work on two of their biggest and most exciting clients in the corporate technology sector. As a part of the team, you'll not only drive impactful results but also play a crucial role in fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment.

Why the Company?

My client is a top network global communications agency, winning multiple awards every year. As a Senior Account Director, you will have the opportunity to manage client relationships, lead campaigns, and contribute to the company's commitment to diversity and inclusion.

We can only accept applications from candidates who have similar large, global agency experience, working on big budget global brands.

Level: Senior Account Director

Salary: £60k + Benefits

Location: Central London – Hybrid

Team: Corporate

 

What you'll do:

  • Clients: Take on Pillar Lead responsibilities for our clients EMEA hub, leading a team that acts as a conduit between senior clients and external agencies based in key international markets.
  • Strategic Execution: Act as a strategic client advisor – demonstrate an ability to deliver meaningful business results and trouble shoot problems as they arise
  • Business Development: Demonstrate an entrepreneurial mindset - cross-sell and implement new ways to meet client needs through a deep understanding of agency capabilities and knowing when to engage other experts/teams.
  • People Focus: Grow and retain talent by providing formal/informal feedback and coaching to line reports and junior team members. Proactively share clear, progressive direction.
  • Financial Acumen: Manage the operationalisation of accounts, ability to scope, manage client budgets, assess staff needs, fee estimates, reporting, etc.

 

What They're Looking For:

  • PR Expertise: Experience in client counsel, comfortable acting as day-to-day client contact, with deep expertise on earned media relations strategy as well as being engaged with the UK and pan-European media landscape and news agenda. Ideally experience gained within tech clients, but not essential.
  • Collaborative Spirit: You thrive in a team environment, partnering with colleagues, clients, and stakeholders to drive success.
  • Passion for DE&I: You understand the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion and are eager to contribute to a workplace where everyone's voice is heard and valued, playing a pivotal role in fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment.
  • Innovation Mindset: You keep up with emerging trends in social media, influencer marketing, and media relations, applying them creatively to your strategies.
  • Leadership Excellence: This role will lead to responsibility for retained crisis accounts, as their capabilities in this space grows it will be important for the candidate to be the day-to-day lead for these workstreams.

 

Interested? 

Contact Jasmine or Emily on jasmine@premierresourcing.co.uk OR emily@premierresourcing.co.uk for immediate consideration.