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We are looking for an exceptional candidate at Associate Director/ Director level to join one of the top public affairs consultancies in the country. You will be responsible for developing and maintaining a profitable portfolio of client accounts and coordinating and implementing business development initiatives to support the growth of the company. You will take responsibility for driving forward public affairs accounts and campaigning projects and working with wider client teams to deliver high-quality work on a day-to-day basis. You will develop strong relationships with colleagues, clients and stakeholders and will also have line management responsibilities as well as provide support to the wider strategic direction of the team.

Associate Director/ Director - Global Public Affairs

Salary £50-75K
Location London
Reference CK889197
Carolyn Kirkwood


We are looking for an exceptional candidate at Associate Director/ Director level to join one of the top public affairs consultancies in the country. You will be responsible for developing and maintaining a profitable portfolio of client accounts and coordinating and implementing business development initiatives to support the growth of the company.

You will take responsibility for driving forward public affairs accounts and campaigning projects and working with wider client teams to deliver high-quality work on a day-to-day basis. You will develop strong relationships with colleagues, clients and stakeholders and will also have line management responsibilities as well as provide support to the wider strategic direction of the team.

The successful candidate will have:

• Proven experience in a relevant public affairs, parliamentary, political or communications position, ideally with some consultancy experience

• Experience of establishing and nurturing strong working relationships with senior leaders in business, politics and government and be able to maintain a sophisticated understanding of clients’ policy, political and commercial objectives.

• A proven ability as a strong communicator and someone who is able provide strategic political, policy and communications advice to clients and / or senior leaders.

• Expertise in helping clients and businesses achieve their objectives through the development of effective public affairs programmes.

• Excellent writing skills.

• The ability and enthusiasm to play a proactive role in marketing and business development, including identifying potential leads and leading pitches and proposal processes.

• Experience in leading, coaching, managing and participating in teams to successfully deliver programmes of work, including line management.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious and curious candidate to take the next step in their career. For more details get in touch! Carolyn@jflrecruit.com 

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Associate Director/ Director - Global Public Affairs

London

£50-75K