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Senior Account Director - H+K Strategies

London, U.K.

Technology Sector

THE TEAM/ROLE

Our Technology practice has ambitious plans to become the strongest and most successful sector amongst our competitors within the next three years.

Our 25-people strong technology team work with a range of global, high profile brands and are looking to recruit a strong Senior Account Director with strong B2B technology credentials to work on a range of clients.

The successful candidate will be master storyteller and be passionate about new technologies.

Find out what makes us tick: read our blog TechLabs

A SNAPSHOT OF CLIENTS WITHIN THE TEAM

Go Daddy; Intel EMEA; Netapp, Visa

RESPONSIBILITIES + ATTRIBUTES

  • A creative approach to strategic planning with excellent writing skills
  • Strong B2B credentials
  • Identify new business, market opportunities and trends and play an integral role in proposal development, pitching and conversion
  • Provide a strong supporting role in the financial profitability of your client portfolio, overseeing budget monitoring, revenue forecasting and planning, client budgets and fee negotiation to ensure correct level of profitability
  • Ability to manage clients, junior teams and projects and deliver great results
  • A strong media/influencer network
  • Strong organisational skills with solid attention to detail

WHAT THE ROLE CAN OFFER YOU

  • Access to great training and development
  • The opportunity to hone your skills across strategic consultancy, brand campaigns, crisis management, analyst relations, media relations, product launches, content generation, advocacy and stakeholder engagement programmes
  • The chance to be apart of an ambitious and highly motivated team, where culture matters, creativity is encouraged and the team are engaged and driven

AGENCY CULTURE

H+K is a public relations and integrated communications agency with 90 offices around the globe.  H+K London is the first and only large agency to structure itself around sectors to deliver deep industry knowledge, supported by specialist areas of ideas and strategy, content creation and publishing. A recently launched Global Centre of Creative Strategy places change, innovation and creativity at the heart of everything we do. 

Through strategic counsel, creative thinking and effective activation, our deep sector expertise enables us to truly understand our clients’ perspective and transform our clients’ challenges into effective and award-winning solutions. Our purpose is to inspire more open, creative and curious conversations to help build a better agency and world. Our communications are driven by our clients’ desire to communicate their purpose and create a legacy in the world. 

We create ideas to believe in.

TRAINING + DEVELOPMENT

The Hub

Personal growth is at the heart of our culture. The Hub, our internal training academy, provides a range of required and bespoke training opportunities that enable our people to have more ownership of their career development.

As well as our locally-developed modules we also deliver training from the H+K University, our global training and development platform. The University curriculum combines best practice from around our network in core consultancy and communications skills.

KEY H+K BENEFITS

  • 28 days annual leave
  • Comprehensive health insurance (Bupa)
  • SMART pension scheme
  • Heavily subsidised on-site bar
  • WPP employee discount scheme
  • Group life assurance scheme
  • Enhanced maternity + paternity scheme
  • Vouchers + extra day’s holiday for key milestone anniversaries

Interested candidates should send a CV and covering letter to:

 Czarina Charles, Talent Acquisition Lead at Czarina.Charles @hkstrategies.com

Czarina.Charles @hkstrategies.com

31/05/2017

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