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The Foundry Gold leads the field in top-level consultancy appointments. We’ve served our clients – global agency networks, leading independents, conflict brands, boutiques and start-ups – for over 25 years, facilitating some of the most influential introductions in the industry.

We offer you the option to review some of our more senior assignments, Board roles, typically commanding six figure salaries. However, we are also happy to invite you to go straight to 'Contact Us' to arrange to talk to one of our consultants about your unique experience and aspirations.

Associate/Board Director, London, Consumer, Technology
£80,000-£120,000 (REF. LB509822)

Associate/Board Director with consumer tech experience to take on client service role This is a chance to join one of the industry´s most dynamic agencies - a brand-led and multi award-winning consultancy famous for its creative, cutting-edge consumer campaigns and its ability to consistently deliver high-spec, integrated and innovative work. An Associate/Board Director is needed to take the lead on a significant piece of consumer tech business. The brief is to work hand-in-hand with the client to bring the brand and its story to life and to manage a number of high-profile product launches and innovations. You’ll need superlative client handling skills, the ability to lead a strong team and the creativity to develop award-worthy campaigns in a highly competitive sector. Consumer tech/mobile experience is essential.

Director, London, Corporate
c£130,000 (REF. LB509667)

Mid-size, independent corporate communications consultancy with a reputation for smart and innovative work needs to hire a senior operator. The business is concentrated in transport, logistics, infrastructure and other industrial markets, but the offer is broad corporate reputation, political and regulatory affairs, crisis management and risk communications. The team is clever and committed and, in particular, the overall leadership team is very highly regarded. The company is now ready to hire a Director – ideally a broad corporate comms generalist, but you could equally be more of a PA specialist. The role requires the ability to drive new business, lead on client campaigns, manage and develop teams and take on some of the operational responsibility. It’s an opportunity to work with a superb mentor, whilst also honing your own leadership skills.

Associate Director (Freelance), Corporate
c. £75,000 (REF. LB509759)

Stellar freelance stint: top-tier agency seeks talented Corporate Associate Director to lead on a big consumer brand for six to twelve month contract. Our client is one of the world’s most well-known and highly regarded communications organisations. They’re looking for a freelance senior operator (either an exceptional Senior Account Director or an established Associate Director) to help lead on one of their biggest flagship clients – a giant in the food manufacturing sector. You’ll need to be available pretty much straight away for an autumn 2017 start, and the contract could last for up to twelve months. This is a fast-paced, challenging and varied role, encompassing corporate brand communications, consumer campaigning, stakeholder relations, CEO-profiling, crisis and issues, and high-level media management. The right freelance candidate will be a self-starter who is used to parachuting in to complex business situations. You’ll be an excellent writer, too, and great with handling big, demanding clients. You’ll be able to show a track record of creating effective corporate reputation campaigns for big consumer-facing brands and delivering outstanding multi-channel content

Head of Brand Strategy, London, Corporate
c. £90,000 (REF. ZH509777)

Our client is a fast-moving and innovative consultancy that builds and transforms reputations for a multitude of big businesses. Its next key hire is set to be a Head of Brand Strategy. Could that be you? You’ll be a seasoned strategist; able to evaluate complex data and anticipate future market trends, develop positioning recommendations, guide research and define a brand’s stories and purpose. You’ll be an expert at understanding insights, using all the tools at your disposal, and will have the gravitas and acumen to ensure your clients’ solutions are innovative and effective. You’ll be fluent in all things data-driven, digital and communications-related and will have a broad understanding of a range of businesses across multiple sectors as well as their core values. You’ll also be an excellent writer and champion of content. In this senior role, you’ll be hands-on with clients but will also need to educate colleagues in working in new and interesting, not to mention creative, ways.

Associate Director, London, Public Affairs
£70,000 (REF. AJ509765)

Tired of a restrictive corporate structure? Looking for a fresh consultancy where you can spread your wings, give shape and be instrumental in leading a young business’ growth? If you are a strong public affairs operator with a good 8-10 years’ experience of lobbying Westminster, we’d love to have a chat. Sector specifics aren’t vital - a spread would be useful - but cultural fit and an entrepreneurial mindset will be important to you. For this role, a consultancy background is needed though it may not have been your most recent post. There is plenty of scope for personal development and this is a consultancy that has frequently demonstrated its lack of glass ceiling. Do get in touch for an informal chat and more info...