Senior Account Director - PR - Tourism/Travel

Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Contact: Larisa Todd
Call: Larisa
Reference: 20013318_1641979048

This is a rare opportunity to work on prestigious international travel and tourism brands for a well-established integrated communications agency. This role would suit an experienced Senior Account Director / Client Partner with a passion for and experience in the travel and tourism sector.

The agency offers a hybrid/remote work week and you'll come together as a team only when it matters most. They offer a great company culture, built on teamwork, creativity and fun with incredible employee benefits.

Leading account teams working on some of the biggest and most inspiring travel brands in the world, you will bring passion, cultural curiosity, and strong team leadership skills into our business.

You are an effective manager and mentor with a passion for creative ideas that drive conversation and build cultural relevance for clients. You know how to motivate and inspire clients and teams to deliver outstanding results and business impact. You are passionate about the clients that you work on and provide high value advice based on a deep understanding of their business and brand.

As a Senior Client Partner, you will lead the development of agency presentations and responses to brief working with our social specialists, creatives and strategists to develop effective and award-worthy campaign plans and creative ideas.

You'll drive creative and proactive thinking for your clients helping to unlock growth opportunities for the agency and strengthen our relationships with day-to-day contacts and stakeholders within client teams.

We value creativity grounded in insight, big ideas that are game-changing, flawless execution and having fun across the office every day. We design and deliver impactful creative ideas that can be activated in media and publicity, social and digital channels, influencers and fandoms, activations, and events.

Here's the expertise you have, that we'll build on:

  • A passion for travel and tourism
  • Career experience working with travel and tourism brands
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Deep experience in consumer brand marketing
  • Strong media and influencer contacts in lifestyle, gen z and broadcast media
  • Ability to maintain a positive and calm attitude in a high-pressure environment
  • A high level of attention to detail, with a focus on delivering outstanding results for your client
  • Credible counsel and creativity that builds trust with clients and stakeholders
  • Flawless execution of large consumer campaigns
  • Ability to interpret and provide strong responses to briefs
  • Ability to lead large teams by example and walk the talk from the front
  • Thorough insight and control of your client's budgets
  • Integrated marketing skills
  • Strategic understanding of consumer brand businesses

You'll be supported by creatively driven, brand marketing experts across Sydney, Melbourne and Auckland who believe that brands and organisations are at their best when they find ways to shape, make and break into culture with ideas that influence.

If this role is of interest and you have the skills and experience, we'd love to hear from you.