Jacobs joins on a six-month contract. She has been without a permanent role since MTV Networks International made her position redundant just days after she agreed to join just before last Christmas. The position was axed as part of a cost-cutting exercise.
Jacobs joined Lloyds TSB UK retail banking this week as comms consultant, working on both internal and external comms.
‘Having started out as a financial journalist, banking feels like very natural territory,' she said.