Account Director




Posted 4 weeks ago

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Acre is delighted to be working with a boutique and fast growing agency specialising in responsible investment and sustainability, to source an Account Director.

With capital markets changing and responsible investment becoming mainstream, it is becoming increasingly important for investors to communicate whether assets are being managed responsibly.

This newly created role will be responsible for delivering on exciting projects for a global client base, with work spanning across media relations, responsible investment reports and CR reports and communications.

Responsibilities include:

  • Being the face of the organisation, managing client relationships and delivering highly engaging content
  • Confidently managing client projects end-to-end and consulting on appropriate, fit-for-purpose communications solutions
  • Assisting the founder and director with pitches and some business development activity
  • Synthesising client research, reports and products into newsworthy press releases
  • Contributing to the output of other team members, including peer-reviewing junior team members' work

The successful candidate will have strong communications experience either agency-side or in-house, delivering engaging material with a focus either on sustainability or responsible investment.

Other requirements include:

  • Demonstrable interest, passion and awareness of responsible investment and ESG
  • Knowledge of the main titles and media covering investment, business and the environment
  • Commercial sense to help clients find new ways to communicate their messages and create successful campaigns
  • Experience managing projects independently to tight deadlines

This is an exciting opportunity to join a fast-growing agency at the forefront of responsible investment communications, offering great development potential and flexible working. If you have a passion for delivering messages that make a real impact across the world of investment, please contact Kate on 0207 400 5585.

Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Kate Halstead 02074005585

Job Ref. BBBH8453