Role details

Account Director (Property and Planning)

London   •   £40,000 - £55,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • A leading public affairs agency in London are looking for an Account Director wi
  • Public Affairs, Property, Planning, Policy, Stakeholder Management, Stakeholder

About Our Client

A leading public affairs agency in London are looking for an Account Director with a background and expertise in the planning and property market.

Job Description

The client is looking for an individual ideally with an agency or relatable background, and the role will include responsibility for line management and new business.

You will be responsible for:

  • Contributing to a number of public affairs accounts, with a wide range of national clients, most specifically within the property and planning sectors;
  • Assisting clients with navigating the planning process;
  • Providing briefing notes and political monitoring for clients;
  • Drafting responses to government and stakeholder consultations;
  • Organising client events;
  • Networking and building your contact base within the industry;
  • Identifying and pitching to new business.

The Successful Applicant

The Successful Applicant

You will:

  • Have a thorough understanding of parliamentary processes in Westminster and local government;
  • Be able to demonstrate an excellent understanding of the planning processes;
  • Have experience of line management;
  • Ideally have a background in agency;
  • Be a first-class communicator;
  • Be comfortable operating with senior colleagues and external individuals;
  • Be able to demonstrate a keen eye-for-detail and the ability to decipher complicated policy subjects;
  • Have a wide-ranging network of contacts in the public affairs, parliamentary and planning worlds;
  • Be able to identify new business opportunities and assist with the pitch process.

What's on Offer

£40,000 - £55,000 pro rata DOE + benefits

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