Senior Associate Director
Anna Jobling is a Senior Associate Director at Interel UK, where she advises on the public affairs strategies for some of the U.K.’s largest retail and consumer goods companies, including Budweiser Brewing Group, General Mills, and the John Lewis Partnership. She specialises in issues relating to public health and sustainability, and especially enjoys working on creative ways to engage stakeholders. She has recently spearheaded a parliamentary engagement campaign that was shortlisted for five industry awards for its creativity and impact.
In 2019, she was listed in PR Week’s 30 under 30 and was previously a finalist for the PRCA’s Young Public Affairs Professional of the Year and for ICCO’s Rising Star of the Year. Anna is a member of the Women in Public Affairs Executive Committee, where she organises events which enable networking and provide support, advice and training for women at all levels in the industry.
Prior to joining Interel, Anna worked in the House of Commons for a Labour MP and in the communications department of Essex County Council. She began her career at a PR consultancy, securing national media coverage for charities and educational bodies, and holds a BSc in Politics and International Relations from the University of Bath.