Date Added: 7 December 2017
: 7 February 2018
Job Title: Account Manager
Working For: Meeting Place Communications
Location: Reading and Chelmsford
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 + Bonus - Full time
MPC is expanding and we have an exciting opportunity for motivated and commercially focused individuals to join the teams in our Reading and Chelmsford offices. The ideal candidates will have a background in public affairs, politics, communications and/or public consultation and a keen interest in the built environment and property sector.
They will be passionate about stakeholder engagement and community consultation and be able to build rapport quickly both with clients and across the business. The successful candidates will also be able to identify new business opportunities and develop client accounts.
About the job
As an Account Manager we would expect you to:
• Have a sound understanding of the various levels of government work.
• Be articulate, with sound written and inter-personal skills
• Have a client centric attitude that prizes accessibility, responsiveness and quality.
• Have strong attention to detail, with the ability to manage your workload on multiple projects.
• Demonstrate drive, proactivity and innovative thinking.
Working with the Director you will develop creative engagement programmes to meet the needs of your clients. This will include organising public exhibitions and stakeholder events, political and stakeholder research and preparing high quality materials for web and print. You will identify new business opportunities and lead new business meetings.
A little bit about Meeting Place Communications
MPC is a dynamic and growing communications agency working with developers and communities to achieve successful outcomes in the residential, commercial, infrastructure and energy sectors. We have a proven record of providing creative ideas for promoting developments at a local and national level. Operating from four offices across England we bring together talented professionals from a background in politics, local government, business and journalism to create a unique communications skills set that allows us to truly understand the key issues that matter most to our clients.
Closing Date: 7 February 2018
Interivews will be carried out on a rolling basis, so we may appoint before the closing date.
To apply for this role, or for more information, please send your CV and a covering letter to our HR Manager Ingrid Maher Roberts - firstname.lastname@example.org