Account Director I-Comm

Buchan is seeking an Account Director to work within our fast growing investor communication practice. This role offers a strong integration of PR and investor relations activities whilst working with ASX listed companies. This is an exciting opportunity to work closely with the owners of the business, lead a team of talented consultants and drive the growth of the business.

The position

Based in Sydney, you will be directly responsible for every aspect of the day-to-day management of your client campaigns and team members. You will be responsible for ensuring that tasks are delegated effectively, work is carried out to the high standards we set at Buchan, deadlines are met, budgets are properly created and managed, above-average results are achieved and appropriately presented and that clients are happy.

As the Account Director, you will be directly responsible for building strong relationships with your clients in the innovation sectors and a variety of stakeholders, including journalists and key influencers in the investment community. You will be commercially focused, tasked with managing budgets, identifying new business opportunities, contributing to strong team culture, and finding time to have fun!

Education & Experience

Degree qualified in Communications, Journalism, Business or a related discipline you will be an outcome focused person who enjoys working as part of a high energy team and with the tenacity to strive for high outcomes. You will be commercially focused, tasked with managing budgets, identifying new business opportunities, contributing to strong team culture, and finding time to have fun!

You will have confidence and experience to provide your clients and team with strategic counsel on day-to-day issues, knowing when to seek input from more senior staff. You should also be capable of identifying, understanding and satisfying your clients’ needs and resolve problems where required.

Salary, Rewards & Benefits

Salary negotiable and based on experienced. We offer a variety of salary and non-salary incentive programs.

About Buchan

Buchan is one of Australia’s largest and most respected communication consultancies, with more than 28 years experience.

For more information about Buchan visit www.buchanwe.com.au

For further information regarding the position please contact Kellie Hanrick khanrick@buchanwe.com.au

Last Updated: Thu, Oct 09 2014