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  • Location

    Singapore

  • Sector:

    Media Agency, Account Management

  • Contact:

    Juan Diego Mesquita

  • Contact email:

    jd@ultimateasset.com

  • Consultant:

    Juan Diego Bermúdez Mesquita

The Client

We are working with a Global Independent PR Agency.

The Role

We are looking to hire a best in class managing Director to lead a talented team of 20+ across key accounts with a local, regional and global scope.

Responsibilities:

  • Uses in depth media and digital knowledge, expertise of specific sectors and industries, creativity tools and data driven insights to deliver strategic counsel and solutions to clients and shares this knowledge with the wider team, managing and supporting their team in the delivery of their roles

  • Implement crisis management techniques and advises on potential courses of action, providing support to the senior account lead

  • Advises and counsels clients on the role communications plays in an organisation's business strategy, using the appropriate methods to develop strong working relationships

  • Resolves client issues and has clarity about desired outcomes, escalating as appropriate and recommending best approach to senior account lead

  • Develops new business leads and assists in the negotiation process with prospective and existing clients and suppliers

  • Develops the team and individuals using appropriate people management techniques and company processes, resolving issues promptly and fairly and championing achievements, empowering the team achieve their full potential in a positive and supportive environment

Experience and Qualifications:

  • 14+ years' experience in agency/in-house

  • Experienced in managing teams

  • Strategic, analytical thinker with the initiative to see a program through from start to finish

  • Strong understanding of both traditional and digital public relations

  • Digitally savvy

  • Commercially aware and decisive

  • Personal drive and passion for the industry

  • Ability to juggle multiple and changing priorities

  • Ability to assimilate information quickly and recommend a practical response