Job Role : Account Director(Secondment)
We are looking for an ambitious,confident and energetic communications professional - withfantastic and varied experience in the region, a passion fordeveloping campaigns that deliver real change for brand andconsumer clients, and a talent for managing people.
Your main responsibilities will be :
To develop reputation internally, across the clientnetwork and within industry for specialism in a specific practiceor discipline.
Grow industry, influencer andinternal contacts to support your position.Develop major creativeand strategic campaigns from start to finish with excellent writingand presentation skills and minimal supervision from a RegionalDirector.
Own ultimate responsibility forensuring projects are delivered on time, on budget and Hold clientrelationships at a senior level;
deliver strategic counsel withconfidence,maturity and professionalism across all aspects ofintegrated communications strategy
Activelycontribute to the regional leadership in terms of agency / sectorvision and be seen as a leader - displaying gravitas, managingdifficult client relationships, and demonstrating an understandingof business finance, exceed client'
s expectations in termsof results and professionalism; manage resources, review andapprove client deliverables.
Demonstrate atrack record of success in organic and new business growth;identify and qualify leads and independently managing pitch andconversion using the full Creative Process and other structures fornew business developments.
To apply to this role you will need the following experienceand qualifications :
You are abachelor degree holder combined with 8++ years' relevantpublic relations experience in the MENA region.
You have a previous exposure in Oil / Gas preferrably orEnergy, Industrials sectors.
You have apassion for integrated communications and a creative thinker andhave proven presentation and strategic planningcapabilities.
Ability to work independentlyand manage mid-level and junior staff, reporting to regionalmanagement team. Strong communication, organizational,interpersonal and leadership skills.
Abilityto work effectively in a team-oriented, fast-pacedenvironment