A prestigious PR & Communications agency is looking for an experienced Change, Internal Communications & Engagement professional to join their London based team as an Associate Director.

Working closely with the Head of Change & Engagement, this is an exciting opportunity to join a newly created practice and help build and develop a strong team of specialist consultants. This would be an excellent opportunity to shape your own role and contribute to the strategic direction of a priority service area.

The role:
- Work directly with high profile clients, providing direction on managing their employee communications to drive organisational change. Client industries are extremely varied and include Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, Hotel & Leisure, Luxury and Retail brands, Financial Services and Sustainability to name a few.
- Lead blended teams to create innovative, integrated campaigns.
- Develop and grow relationships with existing and prospective clients.

Requirements:
- Experience of designing and delivering strategic change & internal communications programmes for clients.
- Must have previously worked in an agency or other client facing capacity.
- Proven track record of understanding client briefs and working well with creative and strategy teams to translate it into a creative solution that is fit for purpose.
- Pro-active mind-set, ambitious and motivated to go out and win new business in order to grow the practice.
- Will enjoy working in a fast paced, varied and entrepreneurial environment, and be comfortable with ambiguity.

For more information please contact Alice Simpson - a.simpson@austinandrew.co.uk / 02038575220