PR Account Executive job in Manchester

PR Account Executive job in Manchester available now.

Smoking Gun is on the hunt for an ambitious PR Account Executive/ Senior Account Executive!

CIPR Outstanding Agency of the year 2017/18 and officially the most effective PR Agency in the world * seeks a creative, hard working and ambitious self starter to help the agency continue its extraordinary growth and award winning work on major brands.

You must be engaging, bright and able to work quickly to exceptionally high standards. Naturally, you will be obsessed with all types of media and love storytelling.

Persil washing up liquid Cook With The kids
Could you handle stunts and national news making such as our Persil Cook with the Kids campaign?

Could you handle stunts and national news making ? Calmly assist with client crisis? Know your Guardian from your Farmer’s Guardian? One of our PR teams needs a trusty new pair of hands to work across a mixture of clients in sectors as travel, pet and automotive.

Ideally, we are looking for someone with a minimum of one year’s experience in an agency or be an experienced account executive looking to step up to Senior Account Executive level. You’ll already have a great grasp of the news cycle, bags of media contacts and be able to support with creative ideas and media sell ins.

Most importantly you’ll have a determination to work hard to deliver outstanding and measurable results for major clients across a whole range of communications channels.

The role comes with a great package including training and personal development funds, a superb office location and an amazing team delivering ingenious ideas for some of the world’s biggest brands. What’s not to love?

To apply:

Send a stand out application via snail mail or email detailing your experience and cultural fit to:

Rick Guttridge @ Smoking Gun, 64 Bridge Street, Manchester, M3 3BN, jobs(at)

Ps ensure  you stand out! Ideally don’t just send a  CV please, haven’t you read our PR jobs page?

Politely no recruitment agencies at this stage please.*Well, winners of the AMEC global most effective PR campaign gongs two years running, at least