Portland is a leading communications consultancy with offices in London, Doha, Nairobi, Singapore, Washington D.C., Berlin, Paris and Brussels.
We design and deliver communications strategies for some of the world’s highest profile organisations, governments and individuals.
We are pioneers in integrated communications, helping our clients to manage their reputations, navigate complex issues and win arguments on their terms with audiences’ right around the world.
Portland’s Litigation and Disputes offer is managed by team of litigation communications specialists.
Our team is made up of communications experts, former lawyers, and public-sector employees.
We work alongside lawyers to protect and enhance reputations during multi-jurisdictional litigation cases, as well as those involving international businesses, group action litigations, and high-profile regulatory and financial investigations.
Portland manages the risks for its clients in high-profile and high-value cases across multiple jurisdictions and languages. Our work extends beyond the courtroom to encompass complex public and political considerations.
The Litigation and Disputes offer also provides crisis communications advice to clients facing quickly unfolding issues.
Portland’s specialist and experienced team is diligent, discreet and focused on results. We are ranked in Band 1 Chambers & Partners for Litigation PR.
We are looking for a Consultant (Account Manager) to support Portland’s growing Litigation and Disputes offer.
The candidate will have at least three years’ experience working full-time in a PR agency or in-house at a relevant organisation or company, with a demonstrable interest in communications, the law, international relations and politics.
The ideal candidate will have proven experience in providing crisis communications support, or in helping to manage public crises, in their previous roles.
In addition, the candidate will also have demonstrable experience of project management and writing strategic recommendations in their previous roles.
The Consultant may be required to carry out all or some of the following key tasks in support of our clients: