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PR Account Director - B2B Financial Services

£60000 - £90000 per annum



JR277 - PR Account Director - B2B Financial Services - Permanent - London

Our client a leading global PR agency is looking for an experienced senior level PR professional with experience covering asset management sector, preferably institutional and alternative investments to join the PR team.

You will play a key role in managing PR activity for asset management clients on proactive campaigns and reactive issues/ crises. The role will involve working on all aspects of PR with institutional clients, focusing on alternative investments. You will be expected to bring new and fresh ideas to the business and you will sit on the management team and be part of the strategic conversation enabling solid exposure early on.

  • Lead your team, collaborating with senior managers, to deliver media results for clients
  • Use personal media contacts to secure effective media results
  • Motivate and mentor junior staff to work effectively with journalists
  • Participate in and conduct media training sessions and media interviews
  • Write and develop strategic, persuasive, client documents, senior level editorial assignments and presentations
  • Provide strategic counsel where appropriate
  • Motivate the team and your direct reports to ensure the quality of your and the team's direct work

Experience required

  • Current PR / Media Relations experience in a PR agency focusing on asset management, institutional- alternative investments
  • Experience in both proactive and reactive media relations
  • Ideally will have experience in both B2B media relations
  • Good verbal and written skills
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Strong programme management skills (e.g. account management, profitability, workflow management)
  • Strong experience developing strategy and executing day to day tactics

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

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    Supporting members of the global application support teams.
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    Building and documenting repeatable processes to monitor and support systems and applications, ongoing development and continuous improvement of these processes

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    Strong experience within the Cash Equities Business area.

    Background in FIX/ UNIX
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    A proven background with crisis and major incident management.
    A demonstrable ability to set-up & restructure teams and drive continuous improvement.
    Built a career on management of L2 support teams & understand the key attributes that makes them tick.
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    Director Level

    £100,000- £120,000 (plus benefits)

    Location- London

    If you feel like you are a strong match for my requirements, please send me over an updated copy of CV and I will get back in touch.

    Many thanks,


    McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

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    Our client is a highly innovative start-up who seek to provide a healthcare service that is universally available. Listed as one of the top “50 Companies Leading the AI Revolution”, they are one of the hottest start-ups around and have ambitious plans for growth.

    They currently need an exceptional Copywriter on a contract basis to join the team and help translate technical papers into more readable content. It is crucial for the business community to understand the technical concepts to understand the projects that are being delivered.

    With that in mind, this role might suit someone from a technology or engineering background or someone with medical writing experience who can create simplified documentation to target various audiences.

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    McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

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    SEO Web Optimization Developer

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    • The requirements of the job will be to conduct comprehensive technical audit of client's products and highlight significant issues & optimization problems.
    • Frame an implementation plan for solving each of these issues with clear steps.
    • Implement the solution either directly or by working closely with the client's engineering team.
    • Understand and track the results of web optimization efforts and turn them into actionable items.
    • This position will focus primarily on website optimization.
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    McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.