Account Director, PR Agency (FinTech)

Location: Singapore
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Banking & Financial Services
Salary: S$80000.00 - S$110000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
REF: BBBH249326_1623735837

A global PR and Communications firm are setting up and scaling their team in Singapore. They are primarily focused on Cryptocurrency and FinTech clients. They are currently hiring an Account Director.

The incumbent will be responsible for the following:

  • Crafting media strategies and executing media campaigns from start to finish
  • Ensuring all PR KPIs are met across accounts
  • Developing senior press relationships and managing contacts with key commentators, industry spokespeople and sector influencers
  • Offering crisis management and counsel to clients and extending networking opportunities
  • Leading and managing a team of PR professionals and account managers, providing career counsel, professional development support, monitoring and performance reviews.
  • Identifying training needs where required
  • Be the key high level contact for clients
  • Providing support for agency growth and development of new business pipeline
  • Taking responsibility for client's key performance indicators

The successful candidate must have the following:

  • 7 - 12 years of experience in a PR Agency covering Technology, FinTech clients
  • Outstanding leadership and management skills
  • Leadership and management skills within a PR environment
  • Strong business development abilities with track record of success
  • Experienced at winning new clients and pitching for business
  • Keen networker and adept at building relationships with key influencers and industry spokespeople
  • Degree in areas of Communications/Journalism

If you believe you fit the requirements for the role, please click APPLY NOW or drop an email to Sumukhi.Ramnath@ambition.com.sg. Data provided is for recruitment purposes only. Business License Number: 200611680D. EA Registration Number: R1986098