senior account director - pr & employee engagement in Barangaroo

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job details

barangaroo, new south wales
job category
Advertising, Marketing & Public Relations
job type
AU$ 110,000 - AU$ 120,000 per year
reference number
gray lynch, randstad
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job description

About our client:

Our client is an award-winning Public Relations firm who help businesses solve complex problems through outstanding creative ideas; technically excellent execution and content-led multi-channel campaigns. With strong relationships with blue-chip clients in the Sydney market, they are currently seeking a Senior Account Director to work in a secondment role for an international financial services client of theirs who’s products you may already have in your wallet!

About the role:

The role as Senior Account Director – Public Affairs & Employee Engagement will have you develop and drive the internal communications and employee engagement strategy. You will do this by working closely with senior management to ensure content and messages reach specific audiences and influence employee behaviour. You report directly to the APAC Vice President, Public Affairs & Communications, but in an autonomous way. You will work within a small team to ensure a high standard and tight-knit communication with all stakeholders.

About the ideal candidate:

The ideal candidate will have worked in a similar role, but in short you will be experienced in:

  • Creating and executing an internal communication and employee engagement strategy, working across business units and functional reporting lines
  • Extensive (8+) years’ experience working in an internal communications role with a demonstrable track record of success. Global or national organisation experience preferable
  • Creating content to improve employee engagement with the corporate strategy and alignment with organisational values
  • Confident and skilled specialist with social and digital communication platforms. Experience developing video or other rich content material highly regarded
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with strong attention to detail and an ability to plan and meet deadlines

What’s in it for you?

On offer is a good base salary but more importantly the chance to work for a growing, reputable company. With this expected growth there will be career opportunities for the right person. You will be working with some amazing technology and with a dedicated and agile team.

If this is of interest, please send your cv to or apply below.


Internal Communication, Strategy Development, Employee Engagement Strategy,


5-10 years in a similar role