Senior Communications Consultant, Account Director

Leidar | Rue Ami-Lévrier 15, Geneva, Switzerland

Type of contract: full-time, permanent (CDI)

Start: September 2019
Deadline to apply: 1 July 2019

What you’ll do:

  • Develop communications strategies for international companies, organizations and NGOs
  • Plan and execute digital advocacy and digital communications strategies
  • Develop media strategies and support clients to implement them
  • Conduct research and collect data for communications audits
  • Develop and manage client relationships internationally
  • Manage budgets and account teams
  • Support management of the international team
  • Drive content marketing strategy

What you need to succeed:

  • Degree in relevant field (Communications, Marketing, Business); Master’s degree is a plus.
  • At least 10 years of experience in communications
  • Consultacy or agency experience is a must
  • Experience in client acquisition is a must
  • Very good presentation and networking skills
  • Proven project management skills
  • Ability to work in matrix organization
  • Experience with social media and digital transformation
  • Ability to meet conflicting deadlines
  • Strong collaboration skills
  • Mastery of Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • English native-level; French is a must; other languages (especially German) is a plus

This position is only open to the Swiss nationals or holders of a valid Swiss working permit.

Please note that this position may require varied level of travels amounting up to 40% of the time.

Leidar is committed to diversity and female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

What we offer:

  • Moving quickly up the professional ladder
  • Stimulating international and multicultural work environment
  • Varied projects for a large range of interesting international clients

Send your motivation letter and CV to

Due to a significant number of applications only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.