Kreab, Associate

London (Central)
Up to £25,000 per annum + benefits
21 Sep 2016
21 Oct 2016
Job Type
Full Time

Kreab is a leading strategic communications consultancy with a world-class portfolio of clients. The London office is recruiting for International Communications Executives to join its diverse, multi-lingual team, to support global companies across the disciplines of public relations, public affairs and financial communications.

Please see below for job specification and details on how to apply.

The role:

  • Assist with the coordination, planning and delivery of communications activities / campaigns for international client base
  • Develop and support the team in the preparedness and response for crisis comms where appropriate, including the identification, monitoring and management of reputational threats
  • Assist with new business activity (networking, pitching, drafting proposals, etc.)
  • Eyes and ears in the market, monitoring / tracking and analysing sector developments which affect our clients and their peers
  • Media relations
  • Provide support and input into drafting and editing of external press releases, presentations and other communications
  • Assist with the development of corporate messaging, as required, for audiences including shareholders, various client segments and regulators, across multiple geographies


  • Broad media relations experience spanning political, financial and corporate affairs
  • Native English speaker - strong writing and editing skills also essential
  • Strong communication and inter-personal skills
  • Ability to work within a diverse international team
  • Strong analytical skills, natural curiosity, and understanding / awareness of international current affairs
  • Strong planning and organisational skills
  • Able to work to tight deadlines and deliver results
  • Forward-looking and strategically-minded
  • Able to communicate comfortably and effectively at all levels
  • Digital native
  • Strong business knowledge and understanding of corporate matters in the UK, and internationally


  • Second language
  • International experience strongly desired, ideally with experience of working or living outside the UK  
  • Comfortable discussing financial matters
  • Corporate Communications experience
  • Public Affairs experience
  • Financial media relations and/or investor relations experience
  • Negotiating, people influencing and proven networking skills
  • Unique value-add through specialist knowledge or awareness (ie, academic discipline, industry experience, personal interest)


  • 1 - 3 years of PR agency or in-house communications background
  • Track record of producing/editing written material
  • Involvement in new business initiatives

Please send CV, a writing sample, preferably something that has been published, by completing the application form below.