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Our client is a leading independent public affairs agency looking for a Senior Account Manager or Account Director to work with various big name clients across a range of policy areas.

They operate at a strategic level, providing political insight to C-suite executives from major household name corporates. Their culture is relaxed and very client focused; they maintain accounts to a very high level and have held many accounts for over a decade.

The role will include:

  • Taking responsibility for the running of accounts, overseeing their day-to-day running as well as overall strategy;
  • Providing professional counsel to clients;
  • Significant contribution to new business activity and networking;
  • Management of junior team members.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Strong political and commercial experience, preferably gained within an agency (although in-house experience will also be considered);
  • A strong academic record and the ability to quickly produce written work of a very high standard;
  • Experience working for an MP, MEP or a political party;
  • Excellent verbal and written skills;
  • A demonstrable ability to manage client relationships.

There are great benefits and a competitive salary on offer for this role. Our client prides itself on having a friendly and hard-working team where personality matters!

Closing date

Applications for this post closed 11:59pm on Thursday 28th November 2013