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Senior Associate or Board Director, B2B, Corporate, Technology
£90,000+ (REF. LB509533)

This leading, independent public relations agency prides itself on delivering outstanding results for its world-class clients in a range of sectors but is best known for its work in the Tech space – and specifically the B2B Tech space. And we’re not just talking bits and bytes here; now iconic start-ups have built their empires with the help of this industry stalwart. There is now an opening on the senior team and they’re looking for a top-notch Senior Associate Director, possibly even a Board Director. You’ll help the team’s MD to drive the future of the team, both in terms of people management and client work. As a heavyweight yourself, you’ll have finely-honed skills in brand communications, having worked on some significant B2B technology campaigns that have truly made a difference, and you’ll have the senior know-how needed to ensure a comprehensive understanding of clients’ business objectives – and how to translate them into concrete projects and plans.

Corporate Deputy Managing Director (London), Corporate
£150,000 plus excellent package (REF. LB509497)

One of the leading agency corporate communications practices in Europe needs a skilled, senior-level corporate affairs specialist to take on the second-in-command position to the Practice MD. The nature of the work is a mix of campaign development and high-level advisory programmes, crisis and issues communication and broad corporate reputation management, so you’ll need to be confident in your ability to deliver across all of these disciplines. It’s a seriously big job, managing a sizeable team and a highly profitable revenue stream. The role is not just about delivering high-end, strategic communications consultancy to blue-chip clients, it’s also about running a business, so you’ll need to be both a consummate PR operator and a commercially-minded business leader.

Associate Director, Lifestyle, Central London, Consumer
c £65,000 (REF. LB509509)

Stand-out Associate Director for a FMCG and Consumer lifestyle portfolio at a Top 20 independent, integrated Consultancy. This top twenty independent consultancy offers a unique mix of media relations, sponsorship and marketing to its clients. They are renowned for their work with consumer lifestyle brands across exciting sectors including automotive, food & drink, technology, entertainment and gaming. With a major new client win in the bank, they are looking for an exceptional Associate Director to bed in and lead on the integrated campaigns already in the pipeline. Brand positioning and consumer lifestyle experience will be key for this role. You’ll need proven experience of developing, delivering and evaluating integrated campaigns, feel confident managing budgets and keeping all the various plates spinning, and, finally, you’ll be an outstanding Client Director, with experience of bedding in new clients and growing accounts. It goes without saying that you’ll be an masterful team lead as well; able to rally the troops and mentor junior members. Known throughout the industry for their welcoming and inclusive culture, this would be the ideal opportunity for an Associate Director looking for a collaborative and fun environment, where hard work is noticed and rewarded. The Foundry has supported the communications industry for over 25 years, combining a high level of creativity with real application, and we have built enduring relationships with our clients and candidates based on their trust and confidence in our ability to help them make the right decisions. To discuss this Associate Director role or other Board Director roles, send your CV to The Foundry via best@the-foundry.co.uk, quoting the reference:

Consumer Director, Consumer
c £90,000 (REF. LB509484)

With new account wins and exciting growth plans ahead, this award-winning independent consultancy is looking to hire an established Consumer Director to take the lead on its global accounts. Chemistry will be important as this is a down-to-earth, collegiate and spirited agency, known for its good people and clever work. You’ll have worked in agency on high-profile and integrated consumer campaigns for a variety of big brands in the FMCG and lifestyle arenas; you’ll relish life in a fast-paced and creative environment, and have the project management and strategic nous essential to this senior position; and you’ll have a proven track record of managing and motivating a great team. Knowledge of digital media would also be an advantage. This is an exceptional opportunity for an equally exceptional practitioner; the chance to play a significant part in shaping the future of a well-known and highly regarded agency.

Healthcare Director (London), Healthcare
c £100,000 (REF. LB509466)

This global PR and communications big-hitter operates at the forefront of new developments in healthcare, where science and smart tech converge. Their Head of Healthcare is now looking for support at Director level to help lead the division. This division is reputed not just for the high-level counsel it provides to the stakeholders working across its market specialism but also for the value it places on its people and their development. The healthcare division enjoys a particular viability with the company overall, and has seen significant growth over recent years. This Director role demands someone who is able to gather a deep understanding of a client’s business, goals and objectives so that they can truly serve as counsel for businesses operating in the complex ethical healthcare market. Monitoring tangible goals, delivering meaningful insights and acting on sensitive issues are all part of the remit. Beyond that is a need to share best practice across teams and networks, bring a fresh view to the table, and implement collaborative and bespoke solutions in the communications sphere.