Senior Account Director / Account Director

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    Communications, Permanent

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    Julie Mazzei

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    Julie Mazzei

Location: Manchester with flex working (salary up to £65k) / London with flex working (salary up to £75k)

Award-winning PR agency with offices in Manchester and London is looking for a talented Account Director / Senior Account Director to join their team to lead corporate communications for its food and retail clients.  Working with well-known brands across the full corporate communications and trade remit – financial announcements, sustainability, reputation management and product led trade PR.  

Must have agency or in-house experience working on corporate PR ideally for food or retail brands.  As you will lead a small team, line management experience is required and working across new business pitches.   

Must have:

  • Experience of leading a team.
  • Solid corporate PR experience for a food/ retail brand.
  • Previous press office experience managing both proactive promotion and reactive reputation management.
  • Commercial understanding and successful new business track record.


VMAGROUP is a leading international interim and permanent communications, digital and marketing recruitment and executive search specialist. Specialist practices cover corporate communications, internal communications, change communications, PR, media relations, CSR, public affairs, marketing, digital and agency services.

We have a reputation for providing leading consultancy services and advice supported by in-depth knowledge of the professions we recruit for. Our thought leadership and benchmarking studies have become go-to resources for the communications and marketing industry supporting planning and decision-making.

VMAGROUP has offices in London, Manchester, Amsterdam and Brussels, but we work with organisations and individuals on a global basis.

VMAGROUP is committed to equal opportunities and is a Diversity Pledged Recruiter.​​