Media Relations Managr-investment banking



Posted: 05/10/2017

 

MEDIA RELATIONS MANAGER-INVESTMENT BANK / GLOBAL BANKING

BASED LONDON

£48-58000 bonus,bens

Our client a leading global investment banking organisation is looking for a Media Relations Manager to join the global communications team. You will need solid communications experience from the investment banking world (gained in house or agency side in a media relations role or alternatively with a background in journalism from the investment banking/capital markets space)

Reporting into the European head of communications, you will be responsible for providing media communications support for the global banking business

  • You will work with the European Communications function and senior management within the business to support the strategic direction of the business.
  • You will be responsible for supporting the effective delivery of the media strategy in Europe and alignment with the global communications media strategy.
    • Actively manage, enhance and safeguard the reputation of the business
    • Develop thorough knowledge of key media titles and help develop strategies for engagement
    • Anticipate and identify issues that may have an impact on the business and provide insight, analysis and counsel to senior managers in the business
  • Generate relevant, timely messages to optimise commercial goals and manage reputational risk in-country

Experience required

-Solid experience (current/recent) in an external communications role within the investment banking space and/or markets space is essential.

-Experience should come from a Media Relations/ PR role in the investment banking or Markets (Sales & Trading) space, PR role within an agency (with solid exp with investment banking clients) or from a financial journalism background with a focus on investment banking/capital markets.

-Strong writing skills

-Excellent stakeholder management skills

Please send your Cv to Emma Jerome via the link provided

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.