Client Executive (Corporate and Financial PR) – Drury

Working at Drury

Drury is a strategic communications and public affairs consultancy. Our span of expertise and experience encompasses campaigning in all its iterations, insightful and astute public affairs and regulatory relations and an unmatched capability in financial communications. Collaborate Fiercely is one of our company values. We believe in working together across practice areas to give our team a holistic experience, to benefit their development and to ensure our clients get the best team. We are a vibrant, fast-moving agency that provides a dynamic workplace that will help you grow and learn.

Company Drury
Location Dublin 6 (Ranelagh)
Apply by 24 May 2024
Position / Title Client Executive
Department Corporate and Financial PR
Reporting to Managing Director, Financial Communications
Contract Type Permanent
How To Apply

Applications to include a CV and short cover letter will only be considered through direction application URL

Closing date for applications is May 24th.

Responsibilities & functions

  • Actively servicing a range of clients with the guidance and support of senior colleagues
  • Providing tactical corporate and financial communications support to a dedicated portfolio of clients  
  • Advising on and supporting the logistics around corporate communications campaigns for major client announcements
  • Developing communications materials related to business related stories as well financial and company performance, including press releases, messaging and Q&A documents, alongside other related activities
  • Supporting proactive storytelling activity on behalf of clients through media pitching and engagement
  • Managing press queries for clients with guidance from senior team members
  • Monitoring media coverage and reporting of results to the wider team and clients
  • Supporting the efficient functioning of client accounts through administrative duties
  • Keeping abreast of industry developments; continuously increasing sectoral knowledge
  • Developing a deep understanding of your clients’ business, anticipating their needs, and managing expectations
  • Cultivating relationships with key national business media and professional intermediaries

Desired attributes

The successful candidate will demonstrate an abundance of drive, sound judgement and creativity. Focus, passion, and persistence will be at the heart of everything they do.

  • Strong consumer of media with an interest in business and current affairs
  • Excellent writing, organisation, and communications abilities
  • Capability and experience in digital communications
  • Strong relationship and influencing skills, with an ability to build relationships across all levels of the organisation
  • Business and results focused, capable of managing deadlines while maximising results
  • Highly motivated to produce timely, insightful deliverables
  • High attention to detail and accuracy, with strong work ethic

Qualifications/Experience Essential

  • A qualification and/or practical experience in a direct or related field (including, but not limited to communications, journalism, investor relations, accounting and finance, business, and marketing) is desirable.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task, organize, and prioritize work

Financial Communications at Drury

Drury has a long and successful track record in advising senior management of quoted companies, private businesses, and financial institutions as well as legal, corporate finance and banking advisors across a range of financial situations.

As an advisory firm with high calibre integrated communications capability, we assist and support companies with critical financial issues.

Our span of expertise and experience covers the gamut from fundraisings, transactions, and listings, to activism, litigation, and re-structuring.

In recent years, Drury has been actively involved in more transactions for international and domestic entities than any other Irish based communications consultancy.

We have partnered with existing client advisors in the UK, Europe, and North America to provide a seamless service internationally. This has enabled us to be flexible and constructive to meet the specific needs of clients.

As a trusted partner, we have been at the shoulder of many long-standing clients at times of both opportunity and challenge. The depth and breadth of our experience equips us well for calm, coherent perspective, and astute advice. 

Our financial communications specialisms comprise:

  • Strategic Corporate Communications
  • Financial Situations
  • C-Suite Counsel
  • Risk & Crisis
  • Litigation
  • Restructuring & Insolvency
  • Transformation & Change
  • Business & Society  

What we offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Hybrid working model
  • Discounted private health insurance
  • Training and development opportunity
  • Sports and Social events
  • Fun, collaborative working environment

Application process

Applications to include a CV and short cover letter will only be considered through direction application URL

Closing date for applications is May 24th.

Diversity, equality and inclusion are essential to our mission and achieving our vision at Drury. The diversity we foster is one of our greatest strengths in delivering excellence through digging deep, collaborating fiercely while making a positive impact.  Drury is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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