We are looking for an experienced media relations professional with a track record of working across multiple UK and European markets to deliver and execute impactful communications activity. The role will engage with journalists to help tell the Macquarie story.
The role - based in London - will sit within the Group's Corporate Affairs division - and play a critical role in helping build Macquarie's reputation and brand in key European markets. You will work closely with colleagues from a variety of communications disciplines on diverse and interesting initiatives.
Your specific responsibilities will be to work with our businesses and leaders in key European markets on engaging key media organisations on issues spanning key areas of economic and political interest: infrastructure, energy, commodities, technology, corporate growth, and financial markets. If you enjoy a varied and fast paced work environment - this could be the role for you.
An ability to speak a major European language, in addition to English, would be helpful but is not a requirement of this role - as you will be supported by media agencies based in key markets and you will collaborate closely with other staff across Europe.
To thrive in this role, you will be an experienced communications professional (8+ years' experience) with a proven track record of delivering in a commercial, media or political environment. Experience of working in or with financial services, or international businesses would be welcome, but not essential.
You will be comfortable working with senior leadership as a trusted advisor and an exceptional stakeholder manager. This role will also require you to mentor junior colleagues to ensure a high performing and collaborative team.
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About the Financial Management Group
In our Financial Management Group you will be part of a team that provides strategic analysis and advice on capital, funding, liquidity, tax and financial performance to support the growth of Macquarie's businesses around the world. You will join a team that ensures Macquarie continues to meet its financial, regulatory and tax reporting compliance obligations in the jurisdictions in which we operate, and a team that maintains significant relationships on behalf of the Group.
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The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable workplace enables us to embrace that diversity to deliver more innovative and sustainable solutions for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. At Macquarie, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If you're inspired to deliver on our purpose of 'empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future', we want you on our team. If you need adjustments made to the recruitment process, please reach out to your recruiter.
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A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.
Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With employees and offices in 31 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.
You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.
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