Go to website

Reference: 77097

Date Added: 21 January 2021
Closing Date: 3 February 2021

Job Title: Account Manager / Account Director

Working For: Lansons

Location: London

Salary: Competitive

Length of Contract:

Job Details

Lansons is a well-established, successful and ambitious strategic consultancy, specialising in corporate, media and political communications. We help our clients achieve their objectives by communicating more effectively with customers, investors, employees, policy-makers, regulators and the wider public. We are looking for an ambitious account manager or account director keen to work on and grow integrated accounts across both public affairs and corporate communications. Political interest and an excellent understanding of public policy and campaigning are essential.

The role would include:

  • Servicing client accounts and building and managing client relationships
  • Being involved in the new business and marketing process
  • Managing internal teams
  • Organising events and party conference activity
  • Monitoring political debates and major news and policy announcements

Our ideal candidate will be someone with:

  • Two or more years’ experience working in public affairs at a consultancy or public or private (in-house) sector
  • A good network in and knowledge of Westminster and political stakeholders
  • Experience working with local authorities
  • Broader base of sector experience and working on integrated accounts across media, stakeholder, digital and change activity
  • Strong people management skills
  • Excellent writer with a well-developed point of view and ability to adapt to different styles

Closing Date: 3 February 2021

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews will commence asap

Application Details

Please send your CV and covering letter to careers@lansons.com to set out why you think you would add value to Lansons. In your covering letter, please also answer the following question (max 200 words): Which politician has excelled during the pandemic and why?

Please also let us know your salary expectations as well as any other helpful details like notice period.

Website: http://www.lansons.com

Additional Notes