Senior Director - Public Affairs/FS Top Ranked Agency

Reuben Sinclair
£85000 - £95000 per annum + superb benefits
21 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Senior Director - Public Affairs/Financial Services
Location: London
Salary: £dependent on experience + Commission and superb benefits

About The Public Affairs PR Company

My client has an excellent opportunity for an experienced, successful, knowledgeable and influential Senior Director to join their well-known and highly regarded Public Affairs Team in the heart of the City of London. This agency is one of the most recognised names in the Public Relations realm and has offices all over the world with more than 4000 employees worldwide.
This agency deals with a large range of clients from Governments, Large Financial institutions, Aerospace, Engineering and Real Estate among others. This Public Affairs PR agency was formed approximately 2 decades ago and has amassed a client base which are varied, loyal and influential. The office of this Public Affairs agency is based in the heart of the City of London and the team enjoy a collaborative and open environment and maintain professionalism at all times. The clients dealt with by this agency are varied and hugely influential with exciting and challenging accounts/briefs. This Public Affairs agency is one which provides superb progression and prospects and regularly wins high profile clients. You will be reporting directly to the Managing Director of the Public Affairs team and will lead a team of approximately 12 people and will have the ability to report directly to industry leaders and impart exceptional knowledge to less senior staff

About Senior Director Public Affairs/Financial Services Role

As a successful and experienced Director in the Public Affairs and Financial Services space, you will have an exciting opportunity to lead a well-regarded team and become a major part of the Public Affairs offering within the agency

Key Responsibilities for the Senior Director Public Affairs/Senior Director:
* Be the spearhead of the Public Affairs offering of the agency and lead a team confidently and with purpose
* Be the main point of contact internally and externally for growth of the Public Affairs offering and maintaining the image and professional outlook of the agency
* Support the wider divisions within the agency with the goal of continued growth and client relationships
* Have extensive network contacts and be able to convert into new clients.
* Provide unrivalled advice to members of the team and be able to deliver messages with gravitas, confidence and clarity to C-Level execs as well as senior members of the agency
* Report regularly and clearly to the MD of the department and work closely with them to identify any growth opportunities or threats to the business and plan how to avert them

About You
If you are currently a Director or Senior Director of Public Affairs with the skills to match, now is the chance to apply and make a difference for this Top ranked Agency

Essential Skills and Competencies of the Senior Director:
* Vast experience in an agency setting in Public Affairs preferred
* Excellent communicator, both written and verbal be able to confidently communicate with Senior Executives
* Hardworking, collaborative and committed to growing the business
* Exceptional knowledge of Public Affairs, Politics and Government relations as well as Financial Services and the workings of large financial Institutions
* Possess gravitas to lead campaigns, teams and high level meetings
* Have the ability to manage multiple high level and potentially sensitive clients at any given time

The Senior Director of Public Affairs/Financial Services receives a highly competitive salary depending on experience and excellent company benefits.

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