The Contraste Europe Group builds strong relations with its clients. It offers a range of IT services such as: Advisory, Solutions, Applications and Infrastructure. The Group’s sector focus is with finance, utilities, public institutions and non-commercial organisations. We are operating on three countries located in Belgium, Luxemburg and France. For one of our major clients in the financial sector, we are looking for a Investor Relations and Financial PR Senior Manager.

Your role: 

Investor Relations:

  • Engaging with senior stakeholders at Management Committee and Board level to set investor relations strategy.
  • Responsible for delivery of said investor relations strategy
  • Advising senior management on communications strategies and messaging that promote and protects the reputation of our company amongst its shareholders.
  • Autonomously and pro-actively to develop communication support materials, such as presentations, scripting, etc.
  • Responsibility for organizing investor relations events, including the annual investor day. covering logistics, management briefings, messaging, and meeting budgetary constraints.
  • Act as a conduit and spokesperson with the investor community, helping to develop a fair understanding of the Company and its prospects
  • Global coordination and project management lead of the company plc Annual Report, comprising responsibility for developing Strategic Report content (including Chairman and CEO statements) and oversight for branding/delivery of both physical and digital reports
  • Closely monitor industry developments, including peer watch and analysis
  • Contributes to formulating and reviewing group financial policies to support strategic objectives
  • Stay current of latest best practice in investor relations, and corporate reporting trends
  • Champion importance of financial awareness within the organization

Financial PR:

  • Steer the effective development of messaging and communications strategies on potentially sensitive issues and key projects that may affect the group’s reputation or commercial interests
  • Develop credible relationships with key Financial journalists across Europe, acting as a spokesperson for the Company
  • Work with the business on media pitches, including drafting of press releases and managing interviews, as well as responding to journalists’ enquiries
  • Oversee media monitoring tools and reporting to management
  • Maintain PR section of the corporate website
  • Champion communications best practice, including use of digital channel

Your profile: 

Technical skills:

  • 5+ years of experience in Investor Relations, Financial PR or related role, ideally in a regulated environment.
  • Solid financial literacy ideally supported by a professional qualification.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills in English, with fluency in French. Other languages are considered a plus.
  • A high level of relevant functional and technical skills to perform role in an autonomous way.

Soft skills:

  • Ability to communicate and interact with internal stakeholders, influencing skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills both orally and in writing and adapt to the audience in order to cope adequately with the contact at various seniority levels.
  • Fast learner, high level of autonomy with the ability and experience to work on own initiative and take decisions.
  • Good organizational skills and ability to manage own time effectively.
  • Stress resistant and flexible to accommodate changing priorities.
  • Team spirit, searching for end to end view by leveraging others views to come with most adequate solutions.
  • Strong analytical, management reporting and planning skills.
  • You have the ability to prioritize effectively in a multitasking environment and manage conflicting demands.

We offer: 

  • A challenging position in a fast-growing company with an international presence.
  • A stimulating working environment with a really good team spirit maintained by lots of internal events (teambuilding, ...).
  • A dynamic culture focused on personal development.
  • A wide range of training and career development opportunities.

Interested ?

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