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Associate Director - impressive client portfolio to leverage in financial comms

Ref 5148
Salary £70k - 90k per Annum + bonus + benefits
Location London
Job Type Permanent

This is impressive financial services agency will help you broaden your financial comms skills and prepare you for when you move in-house one day. They will broaden and sharpen your skills as you work alongside colleagues in public affairs, digital, engagement and much more. You will need some knowledge of financial services to secure this gem of role and in return you will become a much better corporate and financial comms professional, ready to climb the career ladder. What’s not to love!

The Company

Based in smart offices in central London the real appeal of this PR consultancy is the opportunity to work in an area of expertise within a completely un-silo’d environment and teams built for clients from all disciplines. This ‘one company’ structure will give you the opportunity to stretch beyond your current area of focus into other comms areas. There is a family feel and people get on really well and form long term friendships. There is opportunity to go after things and build on skills, working across a variety of disciplines if there is appetite. Benefits include yoga classes, sports teams and a strong ethos of promotion from within.

The Role

Key challenges and opportunities in this Associate Director role:

  • Help shape and grow this financial comms discipline from a great baseline and in a business which is well respected in financial services and an impressive client portfolio to leverage
  • Work closely with and develop corporate campaign skills, knowledge of digital comms, public affairs, video production, employee engagement from experts
  • This privately owned business has one P&L which is really unusual for this size of business so there isn’t the lazer focus on just financial performance
  • Work into and alongside senior, big hitters – it’s a fantastic place to learn from some serious industry talent
  • Enjoy very hands off management where no-one is watching your movements
  • A refreshingly friendly and supportive culture - it’s a fun place to work and there is great comradery across the business

The Person

Key attributes and experience for this Associate Director role:

  • You are a financial comms Associate Director working in a financial comms agency or a Senior Communications Manager in-house with some agency experience and keen to learn and expand your skills into other disciplines
  • Enthusiasm to help the MD build up the thriving business in PLC financial services
  • You will have experience of listed asset management, wealth management, banking or insurance and some understanding of the issues they face
  • Some financial services experience is desirable though you can be a generalist who is happy to specialise
  • An entrepreneurial flair, driven and love growing out business for yourself

To be considered for this Associate Director role please click to apply.

For more details on this role and similar roles, contact Sarah Leembruggen on 020 7559 6597 or sarah@the-works.co.uk, or visit our website for our newest in-house and agency positions -

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